Interactive Data Cranks Opra Conflation Tool

The full-tick version of Opra's feed that is also delivered by Interactive Data's PlusFeed will be unaffected by the move, which should have the knock-on effect of making more bandwidth available for the ever-growing full-tick feed, officials say.

Currently, the Essential Options service distributes the best bid and offer quotes and trade data from Opra, producing bandwidth savings of around 40 percent compared to the full depth of data provided on the full-tick feed, says Sean Kirlin, direct