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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?

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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Industries and markets statistics official data

Where can I find industry news with statistics? Are there websites that have such information freely available to public? For example I want to know how much was spent in certain industry, market, ...
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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 ...
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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

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