Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Financial Products News #2018 - 12
Nasdaq Announces Launch of Nine New Indexes Effective Monday, March 12, 2018

Markets Impacted:

  • All Markets

Data Feeds Impacted:

  • Nasdaq Global Index Data Service (GIDS)
  • Nasdaq Global Index Watch (GIW)
  • Nasdaq Global Index FlexFile Delivery (GIFFD)

Contact Information:

  • Nasdaq Global Indexes at the Toll Free Number +1 844 717 0708 (for US Callers) or +1 301 978 8311 (for International Callers)

What you need to know:

Effective Monday, March 12, 2018, Nasdaq will begin disseminating the following new indexes on the Nasdaq Global Index Data ServiceSM (GIDS).


What are the new indexes?

The Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 Index is designed to capture the new drivers of the China Economy by investing into growth-related sectors.

How are the indexes disseminated?

On Monday, March 12, 2018, data recipients will receive real-time index information from the proprietary GIDS data feed with the following attributes:

Instrument ID Instrument Name Currency Frequency FP Type Brand Session ID
NQCNNEW
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 Index
USD
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWT
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 TR Index
USD
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWN
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 NTR Index
USD
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWCNY
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 CNY Index
CNY
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWCNYT
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 CNY TR Index
CNY
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWCNYN
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 CNY NTR Index
CNY
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWHKD
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 HKD Index
HKD
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWHKDT
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 HKD TR Index
HKD
1s I NQ ASIA
NQCNNEWHKDN
Nasdaq Overseas China New Economy Companies Top 50 HKD NTR Index
HKD
1s I NQ ASIA

In addition to the real-time tick messages, Nasdaq will support the following directory messages on GIDS:

  • Equities Summary (Message Type F): Disseminated at the end of the U.S. and European trading session to relay the summary of the current trading day's activity for an equity index.
  • Index Directory (Message Type R): Disseminated at the start of each day to relay basic index information.

Will the components and weightings data be made available?

Yes. For access and more information on the Index on the Nasdaq Global Index Watch (GIW) and Nasdaq Global Index FlexFile Delivery (GIFFD), please contact Nasdaq Index Data Sales .

Where can I find additional information?

For questions about Nasdaq index products, please contact Nasdaq Global Indexes at the Toll Free Number +1 844 717 0708 (for US Callers) or +1 301 978 8311 (for International Callers) or visit GIW.


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