Firstquote Acuires Stock Data, Expands Into Benelux Region

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LONDON--Firstquote, a Swiss-based Internet market data provider has acquired Stockdata, a data vendor that focuses primarily in the Benelux region.

For Firstquote, the deal will provide it with an entree into Stockdata's customer base within the Benelux region. Firstquote will also gain access to Stockdata's integrated feeds of Benelux exchange data.

Firstquote is an Internet-based data service covering real-time exchange-based data, analysis and news. Firstquote also provides brokerage hous