Because secure, reliable and low latency access to global markets is crucial to maintaining a firm’s reputation, revenues and client relationships, we developed industry-leading connectivity solutions for the markets and data you need. Our connectivity solutions offer coverage of over 150 trading venues and 600+ market data and news sources across the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Connections to ICE and NYSE Markets
We offer several Internet, direct and colocation services to meet the needs of your business:
The Secure Financial Transaction Infrastructure® (SFTI®) is a highly resilient private network that connects you to 150 global markets, including the ICE and NYSE markets, through a single point of access. The markets connected through SFTI span the equities, fixed income, futures, options and foreign exchange asset classes, and your connection enables you to securely route orders and get streamlined access to more than 600 market data feeds, clearing and other trading services.
Purpose-built for the capital markets community, SFTI is a fully managed and dedicated MPLS network engineered to avoid single points of failure and maximize up-time. SFTI Global Market Access, which is available in over 34 access locations globally, simplifies connectivity and provides the necessary resilience for the smooth running of the markets. Alongside the SFTI network is SFTI Plus and the legacy Atrium network, expanding into Canada and Asia Pacific, and extending access in Europe.
Low latency access to matching engines and market data has moved from a competitive differentiator to a necessity for many trading applications and firms. We provide a growing list of connection options designed specifically for optimized latency including:
We offer a range of options for customers with latency sensitive applications requiring space colocated or in close proximity to ICE and non-ICE markets. We provide connectivity infrastructure designed to ensure no local, single point of failure, as well as remote Smart Hands on-site assistance for your hosted equipment within our shared or dedicated racks. This offering includes:
We can build and operate fully managed services that enable customers to better manage cost. Our services include managed connections all the way to a managed device at the client site and managed bandwidth.
The ICE Data Consolidated Feed aggregates content from over 450 sources, including OTC brokers like Tullett Prebon and ICAP, and extensive Asia Pacific coverage and streaming fixed income evaluated prices, in a normalized format supported by our distributed ticker plant architecture across the globe. It leverages our highly sophisticated, latency-optimized infrastructure that offers secure, reliable access to more than 150 trading venues. We were voted Best Low-Latency Data Feed Provider (Waters Ranking) in 2015.
With access to our comprehensive suite of tick history services, you’re able to meet historical data needs ranging from designing and back-testing trading strategies to addressing compliance and regulatory requirement to powering charting and technical analytics tools on your desktop applications. We provide clean, comprehensive coverage from more than 200 global sources, facilitate the collection and distribution of historical data, and enable fast and efficient tick data storage.