This section uses Bloomberg® as an example of how to retrieve data with the Datafeed Toolbox™. To establish a connection to the Bloomberg communications server, use blp. To retrieve connection properties, use get. To terminate a connection, use close.
You can communicate with other supported data providers using a similar set of toolbox functions. The table below lists functions used to connect to different data providers.
|Data Provider||Toolbox Function|
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To retrieve connection properties, use get. To terminate a connection, use close.