OTC Markets Group to Provide Level 2 Data on Nearly 10,000 OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink Securities Through the FactSet Platform
NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that FactSet, a leading provider of financial information and analytics, is now making OTC Markets’ level 2 data available to its subscribers.
“Investors using FactSet’s leading research tools can now access detailed depth of book information for all OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink traded securities,” said Matthew Fuchs, Managing Director – Market Data Services. “FactSet’s network of over 45,000 subscribers will have easy access to the data they need to analyze, value and trade nearly 10,000 OTC securities.”
OTC Markets’ level 2 data provides price transparency and greater availability of quote data in nearly 10,000 OTCQX(®), OTCQB(®) and OTC Pink(®) securities. FactSet has made level 1 data available to subscribers since 2007. FactSet subscribers will now be able to access the full quote montage for all OTC securities.
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces for investors to easily trade almost 10,000 equity and debt securities through the broker of their choice. Our OTC Link(®) ATS directly links a diverse network of broker-dealers that provide liquidity and execution services for a wide spectrum of securities. We organize these securities into tiered marketplaces to inform investors of opportunities and risks – OTCQX(®) – The Intelligent Marketplace for the Best OTC Companies; OTCQB(®) – The Venture Marketplace; and OTC Pink(®) – The Open Marketplace. Our data-driven platform enables efficient trading through any broker at the best possible price and empowers a broad range of companies to improve the quality and availability of information for their investors. To learn more about how we create smarter financial marketplaces, visit www.otcmarkets.com.
OTC Link ATS is operated by OTC Link LLC, member FINRA/SIPC and SEC registered ATS.
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