McKay Adds Marseille, Madrid PoPs for EMEA, India Connectivity

McKay's new PoP in Marseille will provide a stepping stone for connectivity from Europe to markets experiencing increased demand in the Middle East.


Officials say the PoPs offer access to the lowest one-way latency for futures market data from CME Group's datacenter in Aurora, Illinois, which reaches Marseille in 41.552 milliseconds and Madrid in 43.978 ms.

Stephane Tyc, co-founder of McKay and sister company Quincy Data, says the Madrid PoP was built at the behest of a client who specifically wanted to connect to Madrid to support its regular trading activities.

"It's a normal extra European trading place that needs to be connected to

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