Xignite Adds Equities to Azure

Web services data vendor Xignite last week announced it has added real-time data from its XigniteBATSLastSale web service—which provides on-demand access to last sale prices traded on the BATS Exchange—to the DataMarket segment of Microsoft’s Azure Marketplace of on-demand, online services, enabling traders and investors to capture equities data into spreadsheets, using Microsoft Excel’s PowerPivot feature or into applications or websites via APIs. The stock data adds to the currency data that X