BGC Market Data Announces New Canadian Data Service on Thomson Reuters

BGCMD makes CAD benchmark treasuries and IRS available for the first time to Thomson Reuters customers

New York, October 1, 2015 – BGC Market Data is pleased to announce the continued expansion of its OTC pricing data on Thomson Reuters with the release of its Freedom Brokers Real-Time Data Service. From the broking desks of its Toronto based affiliate, Freedom International Brokerage, BGCMD’s latest data package provides live market prices for Canadian government securities and interest rate derivatives.

Freedom International Brokerage, the largest full service inter-dealer broker in Canada, has been an affiliated of BGC Partners, BGC Market Data’s parent company, since 2001. The firm provides brokerage services for Canadian government and corporate bonds, foreign exchange, derivatives and money market products.

Freedom Brokers Real-Time Data Service contains tradeable pricing for CAD:

  • Government Benchmark Bills and Bonds
  • IR Swaps and Spreads
  • OIS
  • Basis and Currency Basis Swaps

The data is free to view on Eikon, and can be accessed from the main BGCMD CAD menu <BGCCAD>.

Usage in applications is fee-liable.