Deutsche Börse Taps Equinix for Xetra Frankfurt Co-Lo

Deutsche Börse’s Xetra cash market last week went live in Equinix’s IBX Frankfurt datacenter, as part of a strategic move to consolidate on the vendor’s services, which the exchange already uses in Chicago, New York and Paris. Clients could already use the Equinix facility to gain proximity hosting access to Deutsche Börse’s markets, and will now be able to use it for direct co-location with the exchange’s trading engines. Deutsche Börse previously provided co-location from a facility formerly o