Perseus to Provide Nasdaq TotalView and eSpeed ITCH Market Data Across Its Global Network
New York, NY – 05 May 2016 – Perseus, a leading global provider of managed services and high-precision, high-speed connectivity, today announced it will provide customers with real-time market data and direct access to the U.S. Equities and Treasuries markets through Nasdaq’s TotalView and eSpeed ITCH. Nasdaq’s premier data feed, Nasdaq TotalView, offers full depth data at every price level for all Nasdaq-, NYSE- and regionally- listed securities on Nasdaq. Through eSpeed ITCH, Perseus customers will have access to one of the world’s largest electronic markets for fixed income trading.
The launch of this service will allow Nasdaq TotalView and eSpeed ITCH to be distributed globally via the Perseus network to 72 major financial liquidity centers and key emerging markets. These solutions are available as part of the award winning Perseus LiquidPath® service, designed specifically for financial services firms to provide low-risk, low-latency connectivity and trading infrastructure globally. The Nasdaq TotalView and eSpeed ITCH connectivity services enhance the global time stamping service that Perseus already offers within Nasdaq’s Carteret colocation facility.
“We are excited to expand our portfolio of market data and market access services with the addition of Nasdaq and eSpeed. Incorporating these marketplaces into our LiquidPath service, we have lowered the barrier to entry for our customers even further, and our customers can now incorporate U.S. equities and Treasuries into their global trading strategies,” commented Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus.
“Perseus’ customers will benefit from actionable data and will be able to navigate more efficiently in one of the world’s largest electronic markets for U.S. Treasuries trading,” said Oliver Albers, Vice President Global Information Services, Nasdaq. “This includes a fully transparent look at how orders are distributed in the market which will enable them to express sentiment and execute strategies seamlessly.”
Perseus is the world’s leading provider of managed services and high-precision, high-speed connectivity. With clients spanning the Financial, Digital Commerce, Media and iGaming sectors, Perseus offers a fully managed suite of services across the trade lifecycle as well as many of the world’s fastest market-to-market routes. Wall Street and Fortune 500 companies choose Perseus to provide LiquidPath® and EdgePath® managed infrastructure services, custom-designed global networks, PrecisionSync™ time stamping, colocation and turn-key trading solutions with industry-leading, 24×7 support. Serving 70+ markets in 18 countries on six continents, Perseus offers proximity hosting for more than 175 exchanges globally. Visit www.perseus.co @PerseusCorp #speedmatters
Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world’s securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to 3,700 listed companies with a market value of $9.3 trillion and over 17,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit: nasdaq.com/ambition or business.nasdaq.com.
For more information, contact:
Perseus: 3Points Communications: Andrew Hennessy, Account Partner – (312) 725-7950 firstname.lastname@example.org
Nasdaq: Peter Gau, Corporate Communications – +1 (212) 231-5475 email@example.com