Market Participants Set to Benefit from Smarter and Faster Trading Solutions
Highlights / Key Facts
IPC is a leading provider of trading communications solutions to the
world’s top financial services firms. By leveraging Platform
Equinix™, IPC will be able to offer Equinixcustomers access to its portfolio of Financial Markets Network services which include Connexus, IPC’s financial extranet, Direct Connect data service and managed VPN services. This combination of services brings together a global community of capital market participants where members can securely and rapidly access trade lifecycle services and market data through a single connection or establish point-to-point ethernet connections that securely link multiple geographically dispersed locations to create a private network.
Equinixdata centers are home to the world’s largest financial services ecosystem. Customers within Equinixhave the ability to physically connect and optimize trades, reducing latency and ultimately saving time and money. This interconnection enables trading to happen in a closed environment rather than over the open Internet, adding an extra layer of security.
Equinixhave worked together in Asia-Pacificsince 2007 and have since expanded their relationship in North Americaand Europe.
David Dodd, senior vice president, Asia Pacific Region, IPC:
“The APAC region is a key area of growth for the capital markets and IPC is committed to providing industry leading, value-added network solutions for traders in a reliable and secure environment. By deploying our Financial Markets Network service inside Equinix’s data centers we can connect to more than 450 buy-and sell-side and over 75 trading venues in the world’s top 16 financial markets allows us to provide faster, smarter and more secure services for our customers in
Sydney, Singapore, Hong Kongand Tokyo.”
David Wilkinson, senior director, business development, financial services, Equinix Asia-Pacific:
“Equinix customers in these markets can expect to see improved performance and new market opportunities through direct interconnection between members of Equinix’s established ecosystems as well as a consistent and premium customer experience.”
Forward Looking Statements
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expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Factors that
might cause such differences include, but are not limited to, the
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