BT's new network connects five FX hubs with a focus on reliability to meet demand from a growing number of buy-side firms entering the FX market.
The service allows Singapore-based traders to access data from the Osaka Securities Exchange in less than 31.5 milliseconds.
The latest version of the firm's front-office optimization solution has improved execution quality and fill ratios, and reduced latency.
The microwave network provider has sold 25 percent of its business to raise funding over the past six months to continue reducing network latency.
The service will provide accurate and consistent time data that will also help firms comply with new regulatory requirements.
The broker says the improvements make the feed the fastest live streaming FX datafeed available from a primary FX market venue.
In a multi-timezone, pan-European marketplace, the accuracy of timing sources and timestamps will be an important factor in maintaining orderly, transparent markets.
The deal marks another about-face on real-time data for S&P, which sold Comstock in 2003, then re-entered the space by buying QuantHouse in 2012.
Market makers, hedge funds, brokers and investment banks will now be able to trade between London and Moscow faster than before.
The new MetaFilter device has numerous applications when used in conjunction with Metamako's Metamux switches.
The vendor's announcement follows the recent launches of similar high-performance currency data feeds by EBS Brokertec and Currenex.
The switch gives users new choices around filtering symbols and per-port portocol and format assignment.
NovaSparks has taken 300 nanoseconds out of its feed-handling process by rewriting its book-building component.
Upgrading its technology to incorporate Metamako's switches will allow LMAX to consolidate aggregation and network tapping functions.
Avelacom says the partnership will help traders identify new arbitrage trading opportunities across key financial and commodity derivatives markets.
The initiative reduces latency between the two main cash markets for US Treasuries.
The vendor says exclusive improvements will yield significant latency advantages for firms trading Japanese markets.
A combination of new transatlantic fiber and ongoing efforts to reduce latency on its microwave networks have resulted in overall latency improvements between Chicago, New York, the UK and continental Europe.
Australian vendor opens first regional office, based in Tokyo, focusing on Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore markets.
The Accedian technology will enable BSO to monitor and be flexible about the services it provides to clients, and to allow clients to monitor their own bandwidth.
The point of presence will provide co-location for firms accessing SGX, as well as providing international connectivity to other markets worrldwide.
ASX is using Metamako's MetaMux switch appliance to monitor timestamping and time synchronization of data across its new trading platform.
The web-based performance analytics provide a low-maintenance alternative to desktop-based tools, and were developed in response to customer demand.
The trading technology sales and trading veteran will be responsible for the vendor's North American sales beyond the East coast.