Categories of Datafeed
Real-time data feed: MCX provides streaming data through a datafeed server connected with the Exchange trading server. This feed includes all the commodities contracts traded on the Exchange together with the spot prices and all Indices. Real-time datafeed is provided in two Levels (1 and 2). Level 1 consists of only touchline information and Level 2 consist of Level 1 data and market depth data up to 5 best bid and ask prices.
Real-time datafeed is provided over internet or through a dedicated 2 mbps leased circuit.
Delayed datafeed: This feed is provided with delay of 2 minute or 5 minute from Datafeed server of the Exchange. The feed includes all the commodities contracts traded on the Exchange together with the spot prices and all Indices.
End-of-day (Bhavcopy): This file is generated at the end of each trading day and it contains the end of day Bhavcopy information including day's contract wise Open, High, Low and Closing prices with volumes etc.
Historical Datafeed: Exchange provides Historical tick-by-tick data for selected commodities/contracts. Historical data is provided on request basis, but not for less than one year. The subscriber is required to sign an undertaking as per the Exchange Policy and pay as per prevailing charges.
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