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Press Release -- September 2nd, 2010
Source: eunetworks-private
Tags: Ethernet, Exchange, Low Latency, Wavelength

euNetworks Launches the Next Route in its Dedicated Finance Network

  • New ultra low latency network route, delivering one of the shortest paths from London to Frankfurt.
  • Optimised fibre route avoiding unnecessary Carrier points of presence and delivering direct exchange-to exchange connectivity with a reduced latency to below 9 milliseconds round trip.

London, UNITED KINGDOM – 2 September 2010 - euNetworks Group Limited (SGX: H23.SI), announced it has launched a new ultra low latency route from London to Frankfurt. The company has one of the shortest routes in the market today that is uniquely optimised for connectivity into Multilateral Trading Facilities (MTFs) and key data centres. This new route further demonstrates the in-house capability that euNetworks has developed, building ultra low latency connectivity networks to support the bandwidth needs of its growing financial client base. This also marks the completion of the second phase in the development of euNetworks’ network dedicated to the financial services community.

The new London to Frankfurt route coupled with the new Slough to London route, delivers a unique solution for the trading market, avoiding unnecessary Carrier points of presence and delivering industry leading latencies for direct exchange-to-exchange connectivity.
euNetworks’ network development programme underway underpins access to the euTrade service portfolio which delivers tailored solutions with on-demand connectivity between all major Stock Exchanges and clearing houses across Europe. Services within this portfolio range from dedicated fibre, to wavelengths and Ethernet based services.

“London to Frankfurt remains a key low latency route for the trading market. The calibre of companies who are already live on this new euNetworks route and our Slough route, and the continuing demand our team sees, is clear demonstration of our strong position in the market today,” said Brady Rafuse, Chief Executive Officer of euNetworks. “I am excited for the opportunity ahead as we continue to support this important sector with further ultra low latency route developments, optimisation in the metro, and a network dedicated specifically to their requirements.”

About euNetworks

euNetworks Group Limited (SGX: H23:SI) is a bandwidth infrastructure provider, owning and operating 13 fibre based metropolitan networks across Europe connected with a high capacity intercity backbone. The company offers a portfolio of metro and longhaul Ethernet and Internet Protocol services including dark fibre, dedicated fibre, wavelength, Ethernet, and Internet. Enterprise and carrier customers benefit from euNetworks’ unique inventory of fibre and duct based assets that are tailored to fulfil their high bandwidth needs.  euNetworks Group Limited is headquartered in London and publicly listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange. For further information please visit www.eunetworks.com.

euNetworks Press Contact:
Hannah Fox
Marketing Director, euNetworks
P: +44 203 178 4394
M: +44 7717 896 446
E: hannah.fox@eunetworks.com

euNetworks
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London, EC4M 7EF
United Kingdom

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