Cboe Streaming Market Indices (CSMI)

About CSMI

is a market data service provided by Cboe Global Markets that delivers real-time index values on over 400 products. Featured values from Cboe include SPX and the VIX Spot. Additional products include values offered by Standard & Poor's/Dow Jones, FTSE Russell, Ameribor, Gemini, Merrill Lynch, Miller Howard, MSCI and Societe Generale.

Streaming data is available direct through Cboe Global Markets or most large industry vendors. Most index values are updated every 15 seconds during trading hours.

The CSMI feed contains multiple data channels to provide customers flexibility in subscriptions and cost.

Data Channel Fees:

Current Data User Fee
per authorized user or device per month
$2.60 n/a $0.45 $0.30 $0
Metered User Fee
per snapshot quote
$0.0125 n/a $0.01 $0.01 $0
Delayed User or End of Day User Fee
per terminal per month
 $0.80  n/a $0.15  $0.02 $0
Delayed User Mobile Device Fee
per mobile device per month
 $0.30  n/a $0.15  $0.02  $0
Delayed Elevator Device Fee
per elevator per month
$0.30  n/a  $0.15 $0.02 $0
Delayed Automobile Fee
per automobile per month
$0.30  n/a $0.15 $0.02 $0
Delayed User/End of Day/Mobile User/Elevator/Automobile Cap Fee
per month
$3,500.00  n/a  $500.00 $100.00 $0
Delayed Open Website Fee
per unique url per month
 $200.00  n/a  $15.00  $7.00  $0
TV Display Fee
per station per month
 $1,500.00  n/a  $150.00  $75.00 $0
Service Facilitator Annual Fee  $1,600.00  n/a  $100.00  $50.00 $0
Delayed, End of Day or Current Data Hosted Solutions Fee
per month
$75.00  n/a  $5.00  $3.00  $0
Hosted Solution Unlimited Fee
per month
$6,000.00  n/a  $500.00  $200.00 $0
Retail Enterprise Fee
per month
$20,000.00    $0 $500.00 $250.00 $0
Institutional Enterprise Fee
per month
$25,000.00  $0 $1,100.00 $500.00 $0

* MSCI Channel - available only to Enterprise Fee Customers. Please contact [email protected] for more information.

Annual Administrative Fee: $1,700.00

There is an Annual Administrative Fee for one or multiple channels. This fee is waived for Enterprise customers.

Direct Data Feed Connectivity Fee: $2,000.00 per line per month

This fee is payable by all Customers that receive the raw data feed through a direct or indirect connection to CDS. If the connection is in place during any portion of the month, the fee for the entire month will be billed.

License Request Forms and Agreements

Requesting a quote to license Cboe Indices or index data is easy. Simply complete the form listed below and email it to [email protected] If you require assistance at any time, the Cboe Multi-Asset Solutions Department may be reached directly at (312) 786-7764

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CSMI Contacts

(312) 786-7764


Cboe Market Data Services
(212) 378-8821

CSMI Production and CERT Support
Cboe Index Support

Mailing address:
Cboe Global Markets Attn: Ginny Kowalczyk
400 S. LaSalle Street Chicago, IL 60605