OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected marketplaces, today announced that it is providing its 15-minute delayed Level 1 quotes to the Bing Finance app on Windows 8. Users of the Bing Finance app will now have convenient access to delayed best bid/best offer and size data on over 10,000 OTCQX®, OTCQB® and OTC Pink® securities.
The Bing Finance app is a built-in app that allows people to follow global financial market data and create a “Watchlist” of their favorite stocks directly from the Start screen on Windows 8. Investors can use the app to track the day's top advancing, declining, and most-active stocks as well as perform specific company and security research.
“We are tremendously pleased to work with Microsoft to bring timely OTC equity data to Windows 8 customers,” said Matthew Fuchs, Managing Director of Market Data & Strategy at OTC Markets Group. “The OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink marketplaces represent a wide variety of equity securities ranging from the ADRs of major international companies like Roche and Adidas to 700 community banks and thousands of high-growth, small cap companies. The prominence of the Bing Finance app on Windows 8 combined with our high-quality, independent data will provide investors convenient access to thousands of U.S. and global investment opportunities.”
OTC Markets Level 1+ (OTCQX, OTCQB, OTC Pink, OTC Bonds) License provides real-time best bid/best offer quote prices and size data on OTCQX, OTCQB, OTC Pink, OTC Bonds and other securities on OTC Link® ATS, OTC Market Group’s SEC registered Alternative Trading System, including real-time trade data from negotiated transactions and information on individual securities. The OTC Markets Level 1+ (OTCQX, OTCQB, OTC Pink, OTC Bonds) License is part of OTC Markets Group’s Real-Time+® Market Data Services that provide investors and market professionals complete actionable prices and a data-set in a wide spectrum of global and U.S. securities.