General Index was founded in the belief that using benchmark data should be a simple, painless process. With that in mind, we deliver data and insight through a wide range of platforms including all major commodity data aggregators.
Our unique commercial model helps clients to get maximum value by providing a wide range of delivery options for the same subscription.
General Index data is designed for ease of access through an industry-leading range of channels.
Our powerful yet easy-to-use REST-ful API allows our customers effective integration into front-, middle- and back-office systems. The API allows ability to query for metadata as well as download time series with full history and corrections available. Click here for more information on the API.
For more analytical use cases, the Python SDK allows users to directly query General Index data in a fast, programmatic way. Designed for commodity analysts, developers and data scientists, the software development kit enables integration in minutes. To get started, you can download the package from PyPi here.
The General Index client app allows clients to display and download data in their browser. Search by General Index code, by series title or by other metadata. Refine your query to focus on the exact data needed. Chart data and download the results in CSV for additional analysis.
Get notified seconds after data is published with our suite of General Index Price Alerts. Our Benchmark services provide additional data and content summarising the key data from the days trades.
Key Price Alerts are also distributed via ICE Chat to give market participants immediate insight shortly after market close.
The General Index data extraction tool for Microsoft Excel gives users direct access to download data - seconds after it is published. There is no executable software or macro download required, and the software is highly intuitive and easy to use using native Microsoft Excel functionality. Download the data extraction tool here.
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