|[January 08, 2014]
TMX Atrium Expands Moscow Connectivity to IXcellerate
MOSCOW --(Business Wire)--
Building on the continued success of TMX Atrium's market-leading
ultra-low latency connectivity network, this latest Moscow footprint
expansion boosts trading opportunities yet further for TMX Atrium's
clients. The new connection offers some of the lowest latency access
between Moscow and key European financial centres, including London,
Frankfurt and Stockholm.
TMX Atrium has been working in Russia since 2011 and now offers a
complete solution, both for international clients looking to access and
trade the Russian markets and for Russian clients looking to access
other trading venues across Europe.
Guy Willner, CEO of IXcellerate says "We are very pleased to see that
such a major player in financial markets infrastructure connectivity
recognizes IXcellerate as a key component in the expansion of Moscow as
a major financial centre".
IXcellerate is an unparalleled carrier neutral data centre operator in
Moscow, which is comparable to the quality of data centres in America
and Western Europe. IXcellerate offers pure-play co-location designed to
meet the standards of financial institutions, multinational
corporations, international carriers and major content operators.
Opened in 2012, IXcellerate's Tier3+
Moscow One Data centre is a stand alone data centre located within the
MKAD ring road of Moscow, set over a 15,000m² campus. IXcellerate Moscow
One provides clients with a bespoke solution aimed towards solving their
unique data centre requirements, offering co-location services including
private and secure cages, combined with on-hand technical support
24/365. Within our carrier-neutral facility, affordable and resilient
connectivity is available in Russia and the entire World. Expansion
phases have the potential to increase the co-location floor space to
over 5000m², with power feeds planned up to 13.7 MVA.
With backing from the IFC (World Bank) IXcellerate was founded by Guy
Willner (co-founder and former CEO of IXEurope, former President Europe
for Equinix (News - Alert) Inc.), and Cliff Gauntlett (former SVP of Golden Telecom in
Russia). See more information www.ixcellerate.com
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About TMX Atrium
TMX Atrium provides smarter infrastructure solutions for the financial
TMX Atrium is headquartered in Luxembourg with offices in London, New
York, Chicago and Toronto with a global footprint that extends
throughout Europe, USA and Canada and with a sole focus on serving the
needs of the financial services community.
TMX Atrium operates as a venue neutral infrastructure provider, offering
the capital markets community highly-scalable connectivity between
multiple markets and multiple trading venues.
TMX Atrium's simple approach to connectivity ensures that customers
connect quickly and easily to their desired trading counter parties,
brokers, venues and clearers.
Established in 2006, the company grew rapidly across Europe and North
America. In August 2011 TMX Atrium (formerly Atrium Network) was
acquired by TMX Group.
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