How reliable is IQFeed?

As a provider of true unfiltered tick-by-tick data, IQFeed is hard to beat. We have multiple ticker plants and data centers to ensure that IQFeed is one of the most reliable market data providers available. And our 24×5 customer support (phone, chat, and email) is unmatched, expediting attention to your questions or concerns. Most of

How much tick history is available for download?

Users can download up to 180 calendar days* (includes weekends and holidays) of tick history outside of U.S. equity market hours (9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET, Monday – Friday). During this market time, the download is limited to eight calendar days. Note that this restriction does not impact minute or daily history. * Trial

How much historical data is available?

180 calendar days of tick (every trade)* 10+ years of 1-minutes historical bars* 20+ years of daily historical bars* * Trial users are limited to four days of intraday history and 365 days of daily bars.

What software programs and partners support your data feed?

Most of the industry-leading software on the market supports IQFeed. For a list of compatible software, please visit our Compatible Software page. If you don’t have a 3rd-party software, you can use Microsoft Excel of’s Free Calc software. If you are a developer, you may want to enquire with our sales team about our

What displays/apps are included with IQFeed?

Charts: Identify trading trends using out graphical display of tick, interval and historical data. Moving averages, trend lines and other analytical studies are updated and calculated with every tick. News: Our news app includes real-time streaming news from Benzinga Pro,, PR Newswire, and Business Wire (other newswires available for additional fee). Market Depth: This

What exchanges are available through IQFeed?

Futures: ASX, BM&F, Bursa Malaysia Derivatives, CBOE, CBOT, CME, COMEX, Dalian (End of Day), Eurex, Euronext (Commodities Derivatives, Equity/Index Derivatives), ICE (U.S., Canada, Europe Commodities, Europe Financials), London Metals, MCX India (EOD), Minneapolis Grain, NYMEX, SAFEX/JSE, Singapore, Tokyo (EOD), ZhengZhou (EOD) Equites: LSE, NASDAQ, NYSE, NYSE American, OPRA, OTC Markets, Toronto Indexes: Bloomberg, CBOE, CME

What kind of data do you have available?

Trading Markets: IQFeed provides real-time data on U.S. and Canadian Equities, Equity Options, London Equities, U.S. and International Futures, Futures Options, Indices, Market Statistics, Forex and more! News: IQFeed provides real-time streaming news from industry-leading sources, and comes standard with Benzinga Pro,, PR Newswire, and Business Wire (other newswires available for additional fees). Years