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  • Bloomberg

    blp Bloomberg V3 communications server connection
    category Bloomberg V3 field category search
    eqs Return equity screening data from Bloomberg V3
    fieldinfo Bloomberg V3 field information
    fieldsearch Bloomberg V3 field search
    get Get Bloomberg V3 connection properties
    getdata Current Bloomberg V3 data
    history Bloomberg V3 historical data
    isconnection Validate Bloomberg V3 connection
    lookup Bloomberg V3 lookup to find information about securities
    realtime Bloomberg V3 real-time data retrieval
    stop Unsubscribe real-time requests for Bloomberg V3
    tahistory Return historical technical analysis from Bloomberg V3
    timeseries Bloomberg V3 intraday tick data
    close Close connection to Bloomberg V3

    FactSet

    factset Establish connection to FactSet data
    fetch Request data from FactSet
    get Retrieve properties of FactSet connection object
    isconnection Verify whether connections to FactSet are valid
    close Close connection to FactSet
    fds Create FactSet Data Server connection
    realtime Obtain real-time data from FactSet Data Server
    stop Cancel real-time request
    close Disconnect from FactSet Data Server

    Thomson Reuters

    Datastream

    datastream Establish connections to Thomson Reuters Datastream API
    fetch Request data from Thomson Reuters Datastream data servers
    get Retrieve properties of Thomson Reuters Datastream connection objects
    isconnection Verify whether connections to Thomson Reuters Datastream data servers are valid
    close Close connections to Thomson Reuters Datastream data servers

    Reuters Market Data Server

    reuters Create Reuters sessions
    addric Create Reuters Instrument Code
    contrib Contribute data to Reuters data feed
    deleteric Delete Reuters Instrument Code
    fetch Request data from Reuters data servers
    get Retrieve properties of Reuters session objects
    history Request data from Reuters Time Series One
    stop Unsubscribe securities
    rmdsconfig Reuters Market Data System configuration editor
    close Release connections to Reuters data servers

    Thomson Reuters NewsScope

    rnseloader Retrieve data from Reuters Newscope sentiment archive file

    Thomson Reuters Tick History

    rdth Connect to Thomson Reuters Tick History
    fetch Request Thomson Reuters Tick History data
    get Get Thomson Reuters Tick History connection properties
    isconnection Verify whether Thomson Reuters Tick History connections are valid
    status Status of FTP request for Thomson Reuters Tick History data
    submitftp Submit FTP request for Thomson Reuters Tick History data
    rdthloader Retrieve data from Thomson Reuters Tick History file
    close Close Thomson Reuters Tick History connection

    Other Service Providers

    eSignal

    esig eSignal Desktop API connection
    getdata Current eSignal data
    getfundamentaldata Current eSignal fundamental data
    history eSignal historical data
    timeseries eSignal intraday tick data
    close Close eSignal connection

    FRED

    fred Connect to FRED data servers
    fetch Request data from FRED data servers
    get Retrieve properties of FRED connection objects
    isconnection Verify whether connections to FRED data servers are valid
    close Close connections to FRED data servers

    Haver Analytics

    haver Connect to local Haver Analytics database
    aggregation Set Haver Analytics aggregation mode
    fetch Request data from Haver Analytics database
    get Retrieve properties from Haver Analytics connection objects
    info Retrieve information about Haver Analytics variables
    isconnection Verify whether connections to Haver Analytics data servers are valid
    nextinfo Retrieve information about next Haver Analytics variable
    close Close Haver Analytics database
    havertool Run Haver Analytics graphical user interface (GUI)

    Interactive Data

    idc Connect to Interactive Data data servers
    fetch Request data from Interactive Data data servers
    get Retrieve properties of Interactive Data connection objects
    isconnection Verify whether connections to Interactive Data data servers are valid
    close Close connections to Interactive Data data servers

    IQFEED

    iqf IQFEED Desktop API connection
    history IQFEED asynchronous historical end of period data
    news IQFEED asynchronous news data
    realtime IQFEED asynchronous level 1 data
    marketdepth IQFEED asynchronous level 2 data
    timeseries IQFEED asynchronous historical end of period data
    close Close IQFEED ports

    Kx Systems, Inc.

    kx Connect to Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ databases
    exec Run Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ commands
    fetch Request data from Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ databases
    get Retrieve Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ connection object properties
    insert Write data to Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ databases
    isconnection Verify whether connections to Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ databases are valid
    tables Retrieve table names from Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ databases
    close Close connections to Kx Systems, Inc. kdb+ databases

    SIX Financial Information

    tlkrs SIX Financial Information connection
    getdata Current SIX Financial Information data
    history End of day SIX Financial Information data
    isconnection True if valid SIX Financial Information connection
    timeseries SIX Financial Information intraday tick data
    tkfieldtoid SIX Financial Information field names to identification string
    tkidtofield SIX Financial Information identification string to field name
    close Close connection to SIX Financial Information

    Yahoo!

    yahoo Connect to Yahoo! Finance
    builduniverse Portfolio matrix with total return price data from Yahoo!
    fetch Request data from Yahoo! Finance
    get Retrieve properties of Yahoo! connection objects
    isconnection Verify whether connections to Yahoo! Finance are valid
    trpdata Total return price series data
    close Close connections to Yahoo! Finance
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