London, UNITED KINGDOM – 17 December 2012 – euNetworks Group Limited, a pan-European bandwidth infrastructure provider, announced it has launched a new ultra low latency route, adding Basildon (NYSE Euronext) in the United Kingdom to its dedicated finance network. Delivering one of the shortest routes in the market today, euNetworks provides direct exchange-to-exchange connectivity linking Basildon to Frankfurt with a one way latency of less than 4.15 milliseconds.
euNetworks offers market leading latency performance from all major capital markets across Europe, enabling customers with direct and high bandwidth connectivity via the euTrade service portfolio.
“Basildon is a critical trading location with growing importance to the financial community,” said David Selby, Vice President of Product and Strategy at euNetworks. “This new addition to our network was a natural next step in the development of our euTrade service portfolio and we are excited to be able to launch this leading route to our existing and new customers. Our clients continue to have access to a European wide ultra low latency networking solution and importantly, one that we continue to develop and optimise to support their growing and changing bandwidth needs. Today we deliver leading low latency solutions across our London metropolitan network, through to Slough and Basildon, Frankfurt, Stockholm, Zurich and Milan, directly into financial exchanges.”
euNetworks is a bandwidth infrastructure company, owning and operating 17 fibre based metropolitan networks connected with a high capacity intercity backbone covering 51 cities in 15 countries. The company leads the market in data centre connectivity, directly connecting over 440 today. euNetworks is also a leading cloud connectivity provider, directly connecting to all key cloud platforms with access to additional platforms. The company offers a targeted portfolio of metropolitan and long haul services including Dark Fibre, Wavelengths, and Ethernet. Wholesale, finance, content, media, data centre and enterprise customers benefit from euNetworks’ unique inventory of fibre and duct based assets that are tailored to fulfil their high bandwidth needs.