New High-Speed Data Feed At S&P's Comstock Group

PRODUCT WATCH

HARRISON, NY--McGraw-Hill's Standard & Poor's Comstock has just launched a new high-speed data feed that will ultimately provide the upgrade path for current users of Comstock's Xpressfeed and its predecessors. Meanwhile, Comstock has decided not to participate in the Securities Industry Association/Financial Information Forum's industrywide Y2K test on May 1 (see related article, this issue).

The new IP-based feed, as yet unnamed, has been in beta since December 1998 at approximately 20 site