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Aquis Exchange adds AlgoSpan as extranet supplier

First Published 19th September 2013

AlgoSpan to provide extranet connectivity to Aquis Exchange

Alasdair Haynes, CEO, Aquis Exchange

Alasdair Haynes, CEO, Aquis Exchange

"AlgoNet's low latency infrastructure is particularly useful for those Members for whom speed of execution is very important. We are very pleased to be working with AlgoSpan."

London - Aquis Exchange, the proposed pan-European equities trading exchange, has added AlgoSpan's AlgoNet network as an extranet supplier. AlgoNet's infrastructure services are designed to increase the speed of market data delivery and reduce order execution latency.

Commenting on the agreement, Aquis Exchange CEO Alasdair Haynes said: "We believe in providing our Members with as many connectivity options as possible and being able to offer them AlgoNet's low latency infrastructure is particularly useful for those Members for whom speed of execution is very important. We are very pleased to be working with AlgoSpan."

Robert Bicket, CEO of AlgoSpan, added: "With a focus on distance-related network latency, AlgoNet applies our 'shortest path' philosophy to target delays between trading venues and the customer's trading systems. We deliver unrivalled latency delivering a bespoke trading infrastructure solution to meet specific needs."