The Mexican Stock Exchange Deploys Market Data Access in Equinix New York Data Center

The Mexican Stock Exchange Deploys Market Data Access in Equinix New York Data Center

Capitalizes on established financial services ecosystem and leverages interconnection at the state-of-the-art data center



In April 2017 The Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV Group) became the first Latin American exchange to deploy a Point-of-Presence (POP), in the Equinix NY5 International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data center, located in Secaucus, NJ.

The Mexican Stock Exchange´s Point-of-Presence supports the company’s regional strategic position to further expand its global presence, and it encompasses a new channel to interconnect with the existing ecosystem of financial market participants operating within Equinix’s NY5 hub.

The current offering provides clients with access to market data on a multicast data feed, and enables lower latency for electronic equities and derivatives market providers. Overtime, the Mexican Stock Exchange enhance their existing capabilities by adding additional services to their offering.

Key Facts

The Mexican Stock Exchange can take advantage of the PoP due to proximity to major liquidity providers and institutional investors who are increasingly adopting cross-asset trading execution strategies through interconnection. Close proximity to financial firms combined with access to the broadest choice of networks, and the ability for customers to directly connect, enables The Mexican Stock Exchange to deliver consistent low latency market data to its customers in the USA.  Currently, we interconnect with a diverse range of clients such as Trading Firms, Extranets and Vendors.

  • · The Mexican Stock Exchange´s customers take advantage of the new Point-of-Presence to access the Multicast Protocol Market Data feed, enabling greater efficiency and decrease the latency in the delivery of the data by 75 percent. The Data Feed features 20 levels depth and Full depth information for the equities market, and 10 levels depth for the derivatives Market, as well as the Consolidated Feed for both Mexican Exchanges using low latency channels.

About BMV Group

BMV Group (BMV: BOLSAA) is a fully integrated Exchange Group that trades cash, listed derivatives and OTC markets for multiple assets classes, including equities, fixed income and exchange traded funds, as well as custody, clearing and settlement facilities and data products for the local and international financial community. bmv.com.mx.

  • · The Mexican Stock Exchange is a public company since 2008 with more than 120 years of experience, is one of the largest exchanges in Latin America with daily trading volumes in average for over 800 million USD and 300 million shares.

BMV Group is a fully integrated exchange group that operates cash, listed derivatives and OTC markets for multiple asset classes, including equities, fixed income and exchange traded funds. Their services also include custody, clearing and settlement facilities as well as data products for the local and international financial community. BMV Group is the second largest stock exchange in Latin America, with a total market capitalization exceeding US $530 billion.