Thursday, September 16, 2021

Financial Products News #2021 - 49
Nasdaq to Begin Dissemination of New Third Party Indexes on GIDS, Effective Friday, September 17, 2021

Markets Impacted:

  • All Markets

Data Feeds Impacted:

  • Nasdaq Global Index Data Service (GIDS)

Contact Information:

  • Nasdaq CAPI Operations at +1 844 717 0708 (for US Callers) or +1 301 978 8311 (for International Callers).

  • Future Food Finance Ltd at +44 (0)20 3907 4170

What you need to know:

Effective Friday, September 17, 2021, Nasdaq, through its data dissemination relationship with Future Food Finance Ltd, will send daily index level information on the Nasdaq Global Data Service (GIDS).

What are the new Indexes?

FFFF: The FFF FoodTech Index is an equity benchmark for the broad spectrum of foodtech businesses, spanning alternative proteins, through food delivery to agtech. This index measures the aggregate equity returns weighted by market capitalization on various developed world stock markets.

How are the Indexes disseminated?

Effective Friday, September 17, 2021, 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

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.

Where can I find additional information?

For questions about Nasdaq index products, please contact Nasdaq CAPI Operations at +1 844 717 0708 (for US Callers) or +1 301 978 8311 (for International Callers).

For additional information about Future Food Finance Ltd, please contact them at +44 (0)20 3907 4170.

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