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Is it possible to retrieve Visa currency conversion rates in bulk? MasterCard?

I'm doing a study aimed to figure out if transactions with conversion are good or bad for me. Basic information I'd like to calculate for further analysis is spread and mid-price values. However, Visa'...
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Automatically getting real-time stock data [closed]

How and where can I get the real-time stock data? Here are my requirement specs: real-time stock quotes and related data, such as the bid/ask, volumes... like all those data on the Yahoo finance ...
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Stock symbol list for German Xetra stocks on Google Finance or Yahoo Finance

I would like to have a list of the stock symbols of companies listed on Germany's Xetra exchange that can be used on Google Finance or Yahoo Finance. Where can one download this list?
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Costs around a modern crowd-sourced hedge fund

Consider the video from the front page of numer.ai. There, two statements are made 1) A hedge fund possesses a lot of expensive financial data [so numer.ai anonymizes this data before releasing it to ...
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Where can end-of-day data be downloaded for corporate bonds? [closed]

I would like to download historical end-of-day prices for corporate bonds. What are some websites for doing so? I do not mind paying for the data but Bloomberg is too expensive, even though it is very ...
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What is the current substitute for the Value Line Composite Index?

I am trying to use the Value Line Composite Index for a project. Much to my dismay, I just found out that it was discontinued in 2013. Have there been other substitutes developed for this since then? ...
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Starter Enterprising Investor

So I completed reading the "Security Analysis 6th Edition" in immense depth [cover to cover including all footnotes & appendix references]. *That I read intelligent investor cover to cover goes ...
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How profitable is selling your customer base? [closed]

I'm currently in the process (early process) of trying to get a product into the market. I am a college student with a heavy, background in computer hardware and software. As I began my research, I ...
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Is a stock's trade size history publicly available? [closed]

For example, if a stock trades 100K shares in a given day then it might have happened in 10 10K-share trades, or 1000 100-share trades, or many other possible combinations. I would like to know this ...
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S&P 500 - Current Constituent List

I'm getting different constituents from various places. An Excel sheet from the S&P website indicates 498 constituents in the S&P 500: Link to Excel Sheet on the S&P website, look at the "...
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How to deal with intraday prices conflicting with EOD highs and lows

I am trying to do some analysis for stock data, so every day I download the EOD and Intraday (Minute) data for NYSE, NASDAQ, and AMEX. Usually there are a couple hundred rows of intraday data where ...
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Nasdaq vs Nasdaq Trade Reporting Facility

I was sorting through some market data today and was sorting between the three largest ECN/Exchange market centers that I have access to. The top three are: Nasdaq. Nasdaq Trade Reporting Facility. ...
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Free access to official real-time and intraday data for exchanges

Where can I obtain all official real-time and intraday data for exchanges — NASDAQ, NYSE, AMEX, OTC, CME, etc? I feel like the raw data is out there to be consumed and parsed at no cost (except the ...
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How do I find the mappings between sedol and isin codes?

I am looking at data for Unit Trusts and OEICs in the UK. They are identified by SEDOL or ISIN codes. Given an SEDOL, how can I find the ISIN associated with the same product? And given an ISIN, ...
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Total assets and current assets

I was looking into company investment data and was doing some ratio calculation when I stumbled upon 4 Terms "Total Assets", "Current Assets", "Total Liabilities", "Current Liabilities". My instinct ...
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How to setup a financial dashboard like Nassim N Taleb? [closed]

Quoted from his book, fooled by randomness: I have a trick to know if something real in the world is taking place. I have set up my Bloomberg monitor to display the price and percentage change of ...
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Is there a way I can get bid/ask price data on the NSE in real time?

I need bid/ask price live data on the National Stock Exchange of India to find out what buyers and sellers are quoting on the stock market. My trading platform only provides the best bid/ask price and ...
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Do algorithmic trading platforms typically have live-data access to stock data?

I was wondering if algo trading programs use live stock data. If so, where do they get that information?
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Where can I find a graph of bid & ask prices for a stock, and quantity of shares at each price level?

A website I use that follows the price of Bitcoin provides such a graph (below) so I was wondering if it were available for stocks. http://bitcoinity.org/markets (the second graph down on the page ...
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Tape data for FX pairs on google

I use google API to get intraday tape data (volume delayed by 15 min) for stocks and ETFs: http://www.google.com/finance/getprices?i=60&p=5d&f=d,o,h,l,c,v&df=cpct&q=SPY Is there a ...
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Getting (historical) Standard & Poor Stock Guides

Chapter 15 of The Intelligent Investor mentions S&P publishes (as of the 1970s) a monthly Stock Guide. Is this still a worthwhile resource? What's the best way to get access to this guide, ...
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Offer Price for my stock not shown on quote and a subsequent sale higher than my offer

I offered 30,000 shares of stock for sale at .54 when the ask was quoted at 10,000 shares for sale at .62. My offer never became the ask that day. Therefore, the broker was telling the public that ...
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Where can I find a good online fundamental data provider for Hong Kong stocks?

I am thinking of investing in the Hong Kong stock market. One problem I am facing is finding a good online fundamental data provider that provides a database of financial statements for Hong Kong ...
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TOCOM oil in USD [closed]

Where can TOCOM oil be found to be quoted in USD/bbl? I'd rather not go through the conversion process (at least until goog can mix units like volume and currency) to get the USD/bbl version of ...
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How do car market price companies get their data?

When i was in a car auction i talked with a guy next to me and he was writing down all the information of the auction. He told me he worked for a close by dealership and those numbers were used to ...
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Are there any market data providers that provide a query language?

Like SQL, for example, but it doesn't have to be the same syntax. For example, I might want to query "which stocks on the NYSE had the greatest 1-hour price changes today?"
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Free source of corporate bond data?

Are there any free sources of corporate bond data? More specifically, I would like information about new/upcoming issues (but if something like this exists for secondary markets I would be interested ...
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What rules govern when a new option series is issued?

As I'm typing this, the CBOE quotes and data page lists GOOG and FB options with expirations of September, October, November and December of 2012. But AMZN and GS only get September and October of ...
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Protocols and exchange formats for financial data

Wikipedia says: Many banks in the US let customers use personal financial management software to automatically download their bank statements in OFX format. Also, from http://fixprotocol.org/...
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Best sources of real estate information for Toronto, Ontario, Canada?

When I want info about stocks/funds/bonds, I can turn to many sources of information. But, for real estate investments, what is the most reliable source of information? e.g. Prices, whether to rent ...
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Who owns historical valuations about equity such as stocks and index funds?

Data, Data, Data. Who owns it? Price is determined by demand and supply in a market but even if you crash or sky-rocket the price of some equity you don't really own that historical data but who ...
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How to find trailing 5-year stock returns for 1980s?

I am trying to find the top gaining stocks in the 1980s based on the trailing 5-year return. For example, I want to know the top performing stock for 1975-1980, 1976-1981, 1977-1982, etc. I don't ...
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What does volume mean on a weekly chart

For a weekly chart, I know that: open price means the opening price on Monday previous price means the previous price on Monday last price means the last price on Friday high price means the highest ...
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forward foreign exchange rates [closed]

Is there anywhere online I can lookup forward rates for foreign exchange? Preferably this would include historic rates too.