ASX Trials Intra-Day Corporate Actions Feed, Preparing for Hourly Updates

SYDNEY - Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has started testing a new intra-day corporate actions service, after recently adding additional data items and returning to a proprietary format, officials tell Inside Reference Data.

ASX has moved from providing end-of-day corporate actions data to offering snapshots at 8am, 11.30am, 2.30pm and 4.30pm as well as end-of-day, which is available from 9pm, Sydney time. "The plan is to expand the four intra-day snapshots to eight, offering hourly updates,