EDI Partners With ZagTrader And Moves Into African And Middle East Markets

EDI signed a partnership agreement with ZagTrader to distribute its core data sets to their Middle East and African client base.

London, June 12th, 2012 – Exchange Data International (EDI) today announced the agreement with ZagTrader, the only region-wide Online Trading & Financial Analysis platform, to distribute its data via their online solutions.

Clients of the ZagTrader trading platform will have direct access to EDI’s worldwide corporate actions and end-of-day pricing data.

EDI’s corporate actions data set covers over 110 countries providing in-depth overview of the changes affecting equities instruments around the globe with detailed announcement on over 50 event types.

The End-of-Day pricing data provides open, high, low and close prices among other pricing elements, for both global equities and bonds from 170 markets.

“This partnership is a great opportunity for EDI to offer its data to the Middle East & African financial community.” says Jonathan Bloch, C.E.O and founder of Exchange Data International. “We are delighted to work with ZagTrader and combine our skills and experience to provide clients with comprehensive and high quality data and optimal performance with the latest technologies.”

“We are pleased to add EDI’s specialized financial data to our ever expanding portfolio of global data providers,” says Shihab Khalil C.E.O and founder of ZagTrader. “Our partnership with EDI will allow ZagTrader to give its users the edge they need to make better and more informed financial decisions by using our research terminal system ZagTrader PRO which contains content from EDI and other note worthy providers. ZagTrader is committed to its users to bring them the most up to date and comprehensive data available.”

EDI’s data is available either via ZagTrader’s existing trading system or a white-labelling solution framed within clients’ portals or website. Both data sets are highly customisable so clients can either purchase data for one country, the Middle East and African region or the entire universe.