Citihub Outlines Latency Reduction Strategy

Donovan Ransome, author of the report and associate partner at Citihub, stresses that firms must first assess how latency impacts the profitability and risk to each of its businesses, in order to create a tiered market data and network infrastructure that prioritizes the most latency sensitive applications.

The next priority is then to measure, identify and mitigate the causes of latency. Ransome says that latency can be classified into two categories-"operational" latency, which represents t