Exchange Data International (EDI) has introduced a Canadian fixed income evaluated pricing service initially including five asset class and with three more to come over the next few months.
EDI prices over 30,00 CAD fixed income securities on a daily basis and has started to deliver Canadian fixed income evaluated prices to some of the country’s top investment firms. Asset classes covered by the evaluated pricing service include: CAD government bills and bonds, CAD government agencies bonds, Provincial government bills and bonds, CAD municipal bonds, and CAD corporate bonds (fixed coupons).
Going forward, daily coverage of fixed income securities will to expand to include: CAD floating rate corporate bonds, CAD step up/step down/fixed-floater corporate bonds, and CAD mortgage backed s. The first two of these types of securities are available on demand for specific client portfolios.
Jonathan Bloch, CEO of EDI, says: “This breadth of coverage, in addition to its flexibility and client first approach, means EDI’s Canadian fixed income evaluated pricing service can support a variety of applications within the industry.”
Prices are available daily, through an FTP site, while new issues are added weekly. Clients can request different market snapshot times and delivery times, as well as a wide range of analytics.