BCS Bows Low-Latency Moscow-London Connectivity

Interxion's City of London Data Centre
The route will terminate at Interxion's London datacenter (pictured)

BCS Prime Brokerage, the UK-based arm of Russian trading firm BCS Financial Group, has rolled out a new fiber network route between Moscow and London, to enable BCS clients in each location to obtain data and trade on exchanges in the other market center with roundtrip latency of 39 milliseconds.

The route -- which connects the M1 datacenter in Moscow with Interxion's London datacenter -- was built for BCS by an unnamed third party, and runs via Stockholm to ensure lowest latency.

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