Chi-X Mulls New Feeds to Cut Bandwidth

Chi-X is currently considering two new data delivery options, including a feed based on the multicast data transport protocol, and a top-of-book feed that only carries best bid and offer data. Both options are expected to run in parallel with the MTF's existing CHIX MD full market depth feed, which is based on Instinet's ITCH protocol and carried over point-to-point connections via the CHIX/TCP data transport protocol.

"Bandwidth utilization is still relatively low at the moment, but as volum

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