Beacon Platform services

Next generation quant technology now available via CME DataMine

Leverage Query-API via CME DataMine with Beacon's financial platform, integrating market data and analytics, back testing, and user-developed applications. CME Group data customers can use Beacon’s extensive tools to develop rich financial applications, improve trading strategies, and enhance risk management.

Key features

Access advanced analytics with ease

Seamless, no-hassle data connection between CME DataMine and Beacon Platform

Add flexibility of cloud computing

Enterprise-scale elastic cloud infrastructure with comprehensive management dashboard to spin up computing resources as needed

Easily switch between databases

Modern data warehouse and integration connectors to easily consume and manage market, trade, and reference databases

Launch applications quickly

Integrated development environment and application frameworks for rapid creation and deployment of new features and applications

Harness and customize financial models

Core financial models and applications with transparent source code license to modify and extend as desired

Development tools

Cloud native applications with no local software installation required.

Native software development life cycle (SDLC) management for automated testing, code review, merge approvals, and deployment.

Secure web-based integrated development environment unique to each instance to protect customers’ intellectual property.

Multilingual platform with primary development in Python and integrated support for libraries written in C, C++, Java, JavaScript, and more.

Analytics and applications

Core financial models and instruments for multiple asset classes, including fixed income, equities, foreign exchange, commodities, and exotics.

Reference objects that can be readily modified by customers to suit their specific needs.

Pre- and post-trade applications, including booking, position management, reporting frameworks, simulation, and strategy back testing.

Dependency graph computational framework with native caching for faster computations.

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