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Integral announced today that it has expanded its market data offering for cryptocurrencies to include 14 major cryptocurrencies connecting to all major exchange sources across the U.S., Europe and Asia including Japan and Hong Kong.
The company is a financial technology partner trusted by leading banks, brokers, and investment managers to design, deliver and grow their FX businesses. Integral delivers custom-branded integrated FX solutions with zero up-front costs, pre-built functionality, and without traditional technology risks.
Harpal Sandhu, Chief Executive Officer of Integral, said: “An accurate, stable, and reliable reference price is a requirement for any market maker. The Cryptocurrency Market Data Service connects to the most price sources and applies the most advanced price discovery algorithm available.”
Integral is a Palo Alto-based institutional FX cloud platform founded in 1993. The market data offering covering 14 major cryptocurencies will be distributed to sixteen major exchange sources all over the world, including the U.S., Europe, and Asia. Integral’s 25 years of experience as a technology leader and innovator in foreign exchange is an asset as the firm eyes the cryptocurrency market. The Market Data Service uses algorithms developed with Stanford University.
Charalambos Psimolophitis, Chief Executive Officer of FxPro Group, commented: “Integral’s Cryptocurrency Market Data has proven to be the most stable and most accurate price source for our market making service, especially in times of extreme volatility. We will continue to expand our market leading position with additional product offerings based on this reliable platform.”
In addition to expanding its market data offering for cryptocurrencies, Integral is about to launch its Market Data Service in order to make available a real-time consolidated order book across all 16 exchanges via its high-performance market data network in NY4, LD4 and TY3. Integral offers a variety of configurations of currency pairs and exchanges starting at US$1700/month.