Nasdaq Adds PHLX History and Fund Data

Nasdaq OMX last week launched two data products, dubbed PHLX Options Trade Outline (PHOTO) and Historical PHLX Orders, offering historical trade and order data, respectively, from its PHLX derivatives market.

The PHOTO service is delivered as an end-of-day or intraday FTP file download, with both versions containing trade data, including quantity, opening and closing buy and sell volumes, as well as information on whether the trade originated from market-makers, broker-dealers, or non-profession