New Data Feed Aimed At Upping Nasdaq's Visibility


The Nasdaq Stock Market Inc. plans to launch a new data feed service in March -- the Nasdaq Order Dissemination Service (Nods) -- providing transaction information on all of the trades generated by its screen-based trading systems. With the new feed, Nasdaq hopes to advertise its prices, via third-party data vendors, to a much broader range of market participant -- particularly to buy-side institutions which are not Nasdaq members and therefore don't subscribe to the exchange's electronic tr