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Quantumrock taps Activ for futures business

First Published 3rd June 2015

Quantumrock Research & Trading enlists Activ Financial expertise for futures trading business build out.

Activ Financial, a global provider of real-time, multi-asset financial market data and solutions was selected by Quantumrock to supply real time exchange market data to support the build out of their low latency futures trading business.

The Munich based trading firm is currently initiating rollout with Activ's US futures data from the vendor's consolidated datafeed, processed in Activ's ticker plant in Chicago and delivered from their facility at Equinix's NY4 data center in New York.

Quantumrock is leveraging Activ's low latency offering to deliver top of book futures data to gain the most competitive arbitrage and execution.

Commenting on the partnership, Laura Mills, sales director for EMEA at Activ said "The latencies Quantumrock have been achieving throughout the test process will give them a huge advantage and offer clients of Quantumrock's trading desk the best possible solution for trading this market."

Victor Bremer, managing partner of Quantumrock commented on the partnership: "We are constantly searching for competent partners that can provide us with an edge over our competitors. We believe that with Activ's data we will achieve such a competitive edge and deliver value to our clients."