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Deutsche Börse Systems has expanded on its plans to bring together its Xetra and Eurex platforms to deliver low latency trading from a single data centre in Frankfurt, but says redeployment of the matching engines will not be achieved before the end of 2011.

Rapid Addition, the leading global provider of low-latency trading technology solutions to financial institutions, today announced its engagement with the Bolsa de Valores de Colombia (BVC) to implement GRHub, Rapid Addition’s flagship FIX Protocol gateway and order routing hub, and u-Trader, Rapid Addition’s web-based, FIX-enabled dealing system.

Patsystems is pleased to announce its new fully-managed Application Service Provider (ASP) offering, XConnect, as it launches three new ASP hubs across Asia Pacific.

Completing its transition from an ECN to regulated exchange status, Jersey City-based Direct Edge today announced the launch of trading across all stock symbols on its EDGA and EDGX "next generation" trading platforms, the result of almost two years of planning and collaboration with a raft of technology partners, including Microsoft, HP, Intel and Cisco Systems.

Lexent Metro Connect, a leading provider of dark fiber networks in the New York Metropolitan area, announces today the company is experiencing a surge of Chicago-based financial firms utilizing its New York and New Jersey dark fiber routes to connect to major carrier hotels, financial exchanges and financial data centers throughout the metro area.

euNetworks Group Limited, announced it has been named a supplier of connectivity to NYSE Euronext's SFTI Access Centres, enabling firms to connect to the SFTI Optic service to access their racks within the new NYSE Euronext European Liquidity Centre. euNetworks provides networking services that form part of the NYSE Euronext European backbone. As a supplier of connectivity to key access centres, euNetworks now supports the networking requirements of NYSE Euronext clients.

Colt, a leading European provider of business communications and IT managed services, today announced it has been selected by NYSE Technologies to provide customer connectivity to NYSE Euronext's SFTI Access Centres via the low latency SFTI Optic service. Once connected, customers will be provided with low latency access to their colocation racks at the new NYSE Euronext European Liquidity Centre located outside of London.

Atrium Network, provider of smarter connectivity for the financial community, today announced that FXCM has joined Atrium Network's global extranet to provide connectivity from FXCM's data centre in Bergen, New Jersey to Atrium Network's POPs (points of presence) located in New York and New Jersey.

City Lifeline, the London-based independent carrier-neutral colocation data centre, has today announced it will provide colocation services for the algo news feed AlphaFlash of Deutsche Börse – Market Data & Analytics. Having been selected as one of three other data centres in London that are to provide access to this data feed worldwide, City Lifeline will offer access to the organisations’ existing network within close proximity of London data sources and metro-area market centres.