Direct Edge PoPs into 350 Cermak Chicago Datacenter

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Jersey City-based stock exchange Direct Edge has set up a point of presence in Equinix's datacenter within the Digital Realty Trust building at 350 East Cermak Road -- home to various hosting and datacenter providers -- in Chicago to provide firms hosted in the facility to cross-connect to Connect Edge, the exchange's low-latency network that provides access to a total of 18 market data feeds, nine exchanges and nine dark pools, including its own markets.

The PoP will go live on May 1, ahead of