Discussion in 'Events' started by Raphel Finelli, Nov 17, 2005.

  1. Raphel Finelli

    Raphel Finelli eSignal


    New, Global Financial Information Website Offers Free

    Delayed Worldwide Quotes, Market-Moving News and Interactive Charts

    HAYWARD, Calif. – November 17, 2005 -- eSignal, a division of Interactive Data Corporation (NYSE: IDC) and a leading provider of streaming, real-time financial market data, news, analytics and decision support tools to professional and individual traders, today announced the launch of its new financial website,™. Positioned as a global financial web portal, offers free quotes, charts and news data from around the world. is believed to provide more exchange-derived information than any other website of its kind.

    eSignal, the developer of the original, which went public in 1999 and is now part of the Dow Jones organization, brings you eSignal’s new site,, which provides free access to delayed worldwide quotes, charts and news covering all major markets, including NYSE, NASDAQ, the London Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The market coverage extends beyond U.S. and international equities to include a wide range of global futures, options and foreign exchange data from sources such as CBOT, CME, Eurex and Euronext LIFFE. provides feature-rich daily and intraday advanced charts with capabilities including multiple studies such as moving averages, Bollinger Bands, Fibonacci and more.

    “ is a free financial website focused on providing serious traders and investors with the global market news, data and tools they seek without the distractions that plague so many other sites,” said Chuck Thompson, president of eSignal. “Investors will appreciate the experience of visiting our site for the breadth and depth of its content, such as ETFs and mutual funds, and for the things that aren’t on our site such as required registration, pop-ups or full-screen ads. Our goal is to provide the most user-friendly, feature-driven, financial website on the Internet.”

    In addition to the broad array of exchange data, also presents a variety of news, fundamental commentary and market analysis. Through a key strategic relationship with industry-leading news vendor Comtex News Network, offers access on average to more than 5,000 news stories each trading day from a broad range of news sources such as BusinessWire, PR Newswire, Knight Ridder, Associated Press and United Press International. The news includes general market coverage, breaking news and Wall Street events, as well as symbol and category specific items. This news coverage, accompanied by third-party commentary, is designed to provide a comprehensive perspective on the markets. Additional industry-leading news is provided by RealTimeTraders Newswires, and DailyFX.

    In September 2004, as part of its acquisition of FutureSource, eSignal acquired - one of the leading futures sites available on the web today. Together, and generate an average of 15 million page views per month with over 425,000 unique visitors and 125 million ad impressions “The newly launched, in combination with, demonstrate eSignal’s commitment to build and market the most extensive financial websites for serious active traders,” said Jonathan Dean, eBusiness director for eSignal. “Our goal is to be a “one-stop-shop” for everyone with an interest in the capital markets, and to create financial web sites that are tailored to demanding requirements of the active trading community.” also features MarketCenter LIVE™, a web-based application providing real-time access to streaming market quotations from major U.S., Canadian, South/Latin American, European, Asia/Pacific and African exchanges, available on a paid subscription basis. MarketCenter LIVE also offers streaming charts with analytics, real-time market scanners and mobile access via Pocket PC, Blackberry, Palm or smart phone device.

    For additional information, visit or call 800.833.1228.

    About eSignal:
    The eSignal division ( of Interactive Data Corporation (NYSE: IDC) ( is a leading global provider of financial and business information to professional and active individual investors. Building on a 20-year legacy of delivering time-sensitive financial information, eSignal provides streaming, real-time market data, news and analytics. eSignal's suite of products includes eSignal®, Advanced GET™, QuoTrek®, FutureSource®, MarketCenter™, and MarketCenter LIVE™.

    About Interactive Data Corporation:
    Interactive Data Corporation is a leading global provider of securities pricing, financial information, and analytic tools to institutional and individual investors. Interactive Data Corporation supplies time-sensitive pricing (including evaluated pricing), dividend, corporate action, and descriptive information for more than 3.5 million securities traded around the world, including hard-to-value instruments. Many of the world's best-known financial service and software companies subscribe to Interactive Data Corporation's services in support of their trading, analysis, portfolio management, and valuation activities.
    Interactive Data Corporation is headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts. Through its branded businesses, FT Interactive Data, ComStock, CMS BondEdge, and eSignal, Interactive Data Corporation has approximately 1,800 employees in offices located throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Pearson plc (NYSE: PSO), an international media company, whose businesses include the Financial Times Group, Pearson Education, and the Penguin Group, owns approximately 60 percent of the outstanding common stock of Interactive Data Corporation.

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    Raphel Finelli
    PR Manager
  2. tomcole


    Can you post some prices instead of making me guess?
  3. Raphel Finelli

    Raphel Finelli eSignal

    New, Global Financial Information Website Offers Free

    Delayed Worldwide Quotes, Market-Moving News and Interactive Charts
  4. 'Seems you guys are after's business? I find their content more interesting to read and more comprehensive, helpful.
  5. tomcole


    Why would a trader want delayed qoutes and headlines?
  6. Raphel Finelli

    Raphel Finelli eSignal

    Stay Tuned....
  7. Raphel Finelli

    Raphel Finelli eSignal

    Thanks for helping ... But that link if for MarketCenterLive... Totally different from what was just announced...

  8. That web page looks like the old PCQuote web page from 1998.

    Totally useless.

    Maybe add another dozen ads and people will use it more. lol.
  9. Than you for providing this free service, I was using Future source
    with similar delayed charting

    Some questions:

    1-how to save the setting for delayed charts as used to be
    available in futuresource?

    2-Quotes are delayed for Non- realtime by how many minutes?

    3-How to get delayed quote of stocks available is SET index or
    other Asian indexs? I like to pull up list of stocks and their
    intraday movements

    4-For which indexs, level II isn't available, as i asume for like Asia,..?

    5-for Realtime version, which Asian/european market RT have News and Turbo scanners available?

    6-Can we in any way export data from realtime version to
    excel or other foramts?
  10. BSAM



    Hey Raphel.....

    Can a trendline be drawn onto the "MarketCenter LIVE" charts?
    #10     Nov 18, 2005