IPC selected for HKEx Hosting Services Founding Member Program
First Published 2nd April 2012
IPC's Direct Connect and Connexus services offers capital market participants access to the HKEx Next Generation Data Center (NGDC)
David Brown, senior vice president, Global Network Operations, IPC
"IPC brings a significant competitive advantage for market participants seeking to access HKEx."
Hong Kong - IPC Systems, Inc., the provider of voice and electronic trading communications solutions, has announced that IPC is joining Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited's (HKEx) Hosting Services Founding Members Program. The Founding Members Program is designed to allow select hosting ecosystem service providers to participate in the early set-up of the hosting ecosystem at HKEx's Next Generation Data Center (NGDC). Access to NGDC will be provided through two IPC services - Direct Connect, a secure, latency-sensitive managed Ethernet service and Connexus, the company's financial extranet service.
Ryan Wuebbels, Head of Relationship Management for HKEx said, "We welcome IPC into the Hosting Services Founding Member Program and look forward to the trading communications capabilities that IPC's Direct Connect and Connexus will bring to our Hosting Services Ecosystem."
"IPC is exclusively focused on the capital markets and is committed to providing industry leading, value-added communications solutions for traders," said David Brown, senior vice president, Global Network Operations, IPC. "Through its network that reaches virtually every trading destination in the world, IPC brings a significant competitive advantage for market participants seeking to access HKEx."