Beacon Platform is pleased to announce the integration of CME Group’s data technology within the Beacon platform, providing customers with a more flexible way to analyze and deploy CME Group’s most accurate and reliable historical market data. 

Through this collaboration, Beacon customers can extract and scale data from CME DataMine instantly, allowing them to bypass additional data engineering work and make data-driven decisions more quickly. By removing the technical burdens, customers gain a competitive edge by getting to the datasets faster, freeing up their time to focus on gaining insights and optimizing the value of the underlying data.  

“Efficient access to market data is critical for firms to create meaningful analytics and derive valuable insights. By offering a seamless data-to-analytics solution to our researchers, we hope to accelerate the timeline from data curation to production ready strategies”, said Maria Adamjee, Partnership Executive at Beacon Platform. “Better data combined with better analytics gives our mutual customers an edge.”

“Data is the most valuable when you can analyze it quickly and efficiently,” said Trey Berre, Global Head of Data Services at CME Group. “This integration with Beacon is the latest example of how we are leveraging technology to reduce complexity and make it easier for customers to consume our market data. We look forward to working with Beacon to deliver seamless analytics-based solutions that help our customers make informed trading and risk management decisions.”

Key features of this technology integration include:

  • Streamlined API connection to CME Group’s most accurate and complete historical datasets via the Beacon Platform.   
  • Integrated workflow where customers can extract automated or custom data instantly and deploy Beacon’s extensive tooling to develop financial applications, improve trading strategies and enhance risk management. 
  • Transparent source code license to modify and extend as desired.

For more information about Beacon, please visit www.beacon.io. For more information about CME DataMine via Beacon, please visit https://datamine.cmegroup.com/#/datasets/query

About Beacon

Beacon Platform moves financial markets into the future with secure and scalable quant technology, elastic cloud infrastructure, and front-office applications. The integrated development environment and a web application framework make developing applications faster and easier. Born from decades of collective experience developing trading and risk management systems for Bank of America Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan Chase, and Goldman Sachs, Beacon Platform gives you the robustness and flexibility of these powerful tools. See how you can increase the return on research and development investments from Beacon’s next-generation platform for enterprise-scale analytics, trading, risk management, and more at www.beacon.io.