Options Further Strengthens Its Connectivity With The Addition of New European Markets

Borsa Italia and CEF Eurex Ultra are among the European markets added to the firm’s electronic trading platform

New York – September 25, 2014 - Options, the leading private financial cloud provider for the global capital markets industry, has today announced a further expansion of the European markets available to clients leveraging the firm’s high performance connectivity and managed colocation platform. This latest expansion sees the managed services provider enable direct access to a host of new European markets including CEF Eurex Ultra, Borsa Italia, and Spanish (BME) equities and derivatives. The feeds are available across Options’ colocation venues in FR2, LD4, Basildon, London Stock Exchange Colo, Interxion, Park Royal and Telehouse. 


About Options (www.options-it.com): Options is the leading provider of cloud-enabled managed services to the global capital markets. Founded in 1993, the company began life as a hedge fund technology services provider. More than a decade ago, the company made a strategic decision to become the first provider to offer cloud services to the financial sector. Today over 250 firms globally leverage the Options platform, including the leading global investment banks, hedge funds, funds of funds, proprietary trading firms, market makers, broker/dealers, private equity houses and exchanges.