One of the top providers of secure networking solutions for global financial market participants, IPC, just announced that the Cboe Cryptocurrency Feed Summary and Feed Premium are now available on their Connexus Cloud.
— Cboe (@CBOE) September 27, 2018
Cboe Global Markets, Inc. is one of the world’s biggest exchange holding companies, while IPC’s Connexus Cloud is a high-performance financial markets cloud solution for data, voice and enterprise communications and compliance with an ecosystem of over 6,600 market participants.
“Cboe was the first global exchange group to launch regulated cryptocurrency futures in the U.S., and we are committed to helping foster a more mature and orderly global marketplace for digital assets. An important part of this effort is an efficient and widespread distribution of trade data, to enable investors to make better decisions. To that end, we’re delighted to work with IPC to jump-start this effort,” said Cboe Vice President and Global Head, Market Data and Access Services Kevin Carrai.
IPC’s Connexus Cloud is a high-performance financial markets cloud solution for data, voice and enterprise communications and compliance. It helps firms trade faster, scale rapidly, achieve greater agility, productivity, and efficiency which results in a significant competitive advantage. The Connexus Cloud provides connectivity to liquidity venues in countries comprising over 80 percent of the global GDP, including access to developing markets such as China, Russia, Turkey, South Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam, and the United Arab Emirates.
Connexus Cloud users have access to Cboe Bitcoin USD (XBT) futures data from Cboe Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE). XBT futures provide a centralized marketplace for participants to trade based on their view of bitcoin prices, gain exposure to bitcoin prices or hedge their existing bitcoin positions. They are cash-settled contracts based on Gemini’s auction price for bitcoin, denominated in U.S. dollars.
More about Cboe
Cboe is one of the world's largest exchange holding companies, offering cutting-edge trading and investment solutions to investors around the world. Cboe offers trading across a diverse range of products in multiple asset classes and geographies, including options, futures, U.S. and European equities, exchange-traded products (ETPs), global foreign exchange (FX), and multi-asset volatility products.
Cboe's trading venues include the largest options exchange in the U.S. and the largest stock exchange by value traded in Europe. In addition, the company is the second-largest stock exchange operator in the U.S. and a leading market globally for ETP trading.
More about IPC
IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. They help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service, and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and they collaborate with customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected.