Nexxcom’s Jay Lawrence discusses the fundamental latency benefit over cabled solutions where data can physically traverse a wireless PATH at the speed of light.(~180,000mi/s) That’s right, the speed of light! Check out why ‘speed of light’ trading is now predominant in the foreign exchange markets, and why pervasive infrastructure improvements of non-bank financial institutions is driving growth.
Links to the full e-Forex articles are below.
The race to zero and beyond: harnessing the benefits of Microwave technology for high speed precision in FX trading
e-Forex talks to Dr Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom and Jay Lawrence, CEO of NexxCom Wireless about the application of Microwave communications technology in the FX trading environment.
Pathways for achieving higher speed FX connectivity
The increased adoption of Algorithmic FX trading coupled with the growth of currency trading On Exchanges and the launch on new ECNs is making connectivity a much more complex and potentially costly issue for trading firms wanting to link into increasingly numerous sources of FX liquidity. Dan Barnes explores some of the issues.