New ICE Feed Makes Early Impact

The new feed, dubbed Impact 1.1, was originally scheduled for release in the first quarter of 2008 (IMD, May 28), but following a successful early test phase, which lasted several weeks and involved four key data vendors and trading firms, the exchange now expects to go live several months earlier than planned.

ICE will this week release a beta production version of the Impact feed, which will undergo a two-week testing period before entering full live production on Sept. 17.

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