With these deployments, NYSE Technologies now offers direct access to
SFTI® Access Centers inside eight
Highlights / Key Facts
- SFTI® is a robust network, providing over 1,300 financial market participants with a single point of connectivity to multiple exchanges, market centers and content service providers around the world. Designed to be the industry's most secure and resilient network, SFTI® is specifically built for electronic trading and market data traffic thus enabling firms to reduce time-to-market, improve performance and significantly lower the cost of trading infrastructure.
Along with its current deployment with
Equinixin Singapore, the new SFTI® Access Center at Equinixin Hong Kongand the direct access in Tokyowill enable financial market participants to further take advantage of the continually growing financial ecosystem of both Equinixand NYSE Technologies in Asia. Access to these Centers will also expand options for NYSE Technologies’ customers in Asiato have a simplified trading architecture with access to best of breed connectivity options to minimize latency, enhance performance and manage costs.
Equinixis home to a large ecosystem of financial market participants including exchanges, trading platforms, buy and sell side companies and service providers. Through setting up new Access Centers in this environment, NYSE Technologies is now able to reach the rich financial ecosystem of market participants that exists in Equinix’s Hong Kongand TokyoIBX data center, who seek access to SFTI®. As a result, Equinix’s customers will benefit from a greater choice of consolidated, secure, low latency access to other Asian, European and North American markets and partners to support cross-territory trading.
- Equinix’s presence in the top 16 financial markets worldwide gives NYSE Technologies the flexibility and agility to increase its speed-to-market, scale in existing markets or enter new markets at a rapid pace to address the growth in electronic trading.
Ian Jack, global head of infrastructure for the Secure Financial Transaction Infrastructure NYSE Technologies:
“We are very pleased to be extending the SFTI® backbone into
Equinix’s data center in
David Wilkinson, senior director, Financial Services, Equinix Asia-Pacific:
“NYSE Technologies’ continual expansion with
Forward Looking Statements
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risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from
expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Factors that
might cause such differences include, but are not limited to, the
challenges of acquiring, operating and constructing IBX centers and
developing, deploying and delivering
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