HKEx Announces Founding Members of the Hosting Services Ecosystem

Mar 28, 2012

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) is pleased to welcome the first 22 Founding Member organizations to HKEx’s Hosting Services Ecosystem, where they will setup their service offerings in advance of the official launch of Hosting Services scheduled for Q4, 2012.  HKEx’s new Hosting Services are part of the broader Orion Technology Initiatives aimed at revolutionizing HKEx’s core trading platforms and further elevating Hong Kong as an international financial center.

“The initial group of Founding Members, covering telecommunications, market data and financial technology services, provides an excellent base for our Hosting Services Ecosystem,” said Ryan Wuebbels, Head of Relationship Management at HKEx.  “Customers will be able to easily cross connect to providers to access a wide array of services.  By working together with these organizations, HKEx is creating a unique Ecosystem that will ultimately lower trading costs while enhancing communications and electronic trade life-cycle capabilities of the marketplace.”

The list of Hosting Services Founding Members is as follows: 

ABN Amro Clearing

IPC Systems, Inc

AFE Solutions Ltd

KVH Co. Ltd

BT Radianz

MarketPrizm Ltd

China Telecom Corporation Ltd

Pacnet Services Ltd

Clearstream International

PCCW Ltd

Credit Suisse Foreign Exchange

RTS Realtime Systems

eBroker Systems Ltd

Savvis Inc

Fixnetix Ltd

Thomson Reuters Corporation

Frontier Research & Technology Ltd

Transaction Network Services Inc

Fusion System Co., Ltd

Verizon Communications Inc

Hutchison Telecommunications

Wharf T&T Ltd

More information on HKEx’s Hosting Services is available on the HKEx website at: http://www.hkex.com.hk/ hostingservices