On Monday, FinTech Sandbox announced financial market data vendor ACTIV Financial has joined its platform as a new data partner. According to FinTech Sandbox, ACTIV offers a variety of solutions making them the only truly end-to-end, independent market data utility in the industry. The company products include feeds covering equities, futures, options, forex, financial newswires, supporting reference, company fundamental and historical data, which are all accessible through a modern set of APIs. While sharing more details about the partnership, Mike Misiaszek, Global Head of Sales at ACTIV, stated:
“ACTIV Financial is excited to expand its support of the FinTech community through this new partnership with FinTech Sandbox. Our institutional quality market data, accessed through a wide range of APIs servicing every facet of financial services, will enable these creative entrepreneurs to build cutting-edge applications that will shape the future. ACTIV will serve as the leading market data provider behind the next generation FinTech ecosystem by offering the content, development tools, and support for accelerated access and easy integration.”
Jean Donnelly, FinTech Sandbox Executive Director, added:
“We are very pleased to be working with ACTIV Financial and to be able to assist startups focused on algorithmic and automated trading systems with high-quality, low-latency data offerings. ACTIV’s differentiated services levels are highly valuable to this competitive marketplace.”
FinTech Sandbox also reported that more than 120 startups from around the world have been accepted as its participants since its launch in 2015.