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S&P Capital partners with Arista for DMA

First Published 16th September 2013

S&P Capital IQ Partners with Arista Networks to enhance its direct market access technology

Stephane Leroy, VP, head Global Real-Time Solutions, S&P Capital IQ

Stephane Leroy, VP, head Global Real-Time Solutions, S&P Capital IQ

We have always been at the forefront of low-latency technologies in an effort to provide the best service to our customers."

London - S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Solutions, the provider of market data services, and trading and infrastructure solutions, has partnered with cloud networking solutions provider Arista Networks.

The collaboration aims to provide S&P's clients with advanced data transfer speeds and improved performance via the firm's QuantLINK offering.

Dave Watkins, Managing Director EMEA at Arista Networks commented, "New developments in technology within the algo-trading sector are ongoing and we are keen to collaborate with leading firms in order to supply an exceptional client offering. Arista Networks EOS (Extensible Operating System) is at the heart of Arista's platform and is the most powerful and most programmable network operating system. EOS provides a combination of highly efficient communication services along with delivery of security, stability, openness, modularity and extensibility. We therefore welcome the opportunity to partner with S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Solutions' QuantLINK product, in order to supply the reliability, flexibility and competitive speeds that are required by clients in this fast-paced environment."

Stephane Leroy, Vice-President, Head of Global Real-Time Solutions at S&P Capital IQ concluded: "We have always been at the forefront of low-latency technologies in an effort to provide the best service to our customers. We are committed to continuously developing our products though new partnerships and research & development to ensure that they have access to ultimate performance on market data and order routing. We believe our partnership with Arista Networks will facilitate this."