NEW YORK, 3 DECEMBER 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra low-latency global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and wireless/microwave market-to-market networks today announced an upcoming panel session at The Trading Show New York December the 3rd in New York City. At the conference, Dr. Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom, will speak on the challenges customers face when transporting large sizes of market data messages efficiently and quickly between key data centres around the world.
NEW YORK, 22 November 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high capacity, global connectivity is hosting its Second Annual Holiday Party and Fundraiser with the Oceanic Society: An Evening for the Ocean on 5th December 2013 from 6pm-10pm. Perseus is proud to be hosting this event as part of its commitment to give back to the oceans that enable its global network for market-to-market trading. Financial market companies that work with Perseus and its partners, are invited to an evening of cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvres, music and networking at the Classic Car Club of Manhattan.
Perseus to address upcoming regulations at the Americas Regulatory Briefing in New York
NEW YORK, 19 November 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra low-latency, high-capacity global networks and High Precision Time™, will be a contributing participant at the annual FIX Trading Community Americas Regulatory Briefing, Wednesday, November 20th in New York, at the Convene Conference Center. Dan Watkins, Director of Products and Marketing for Perseus, will be on the panel titled “What You Don’t Know About Upcoming Regs Can Hurt You.”
Perseus Telecom CEO Dr. Jock Percy, Recognized in Financial News’ “Rising Stars in Trading and Technology 40 under 40″
LONDON, 2 October 2013 – Financial News recognizes Dr. Jock Percy in its 40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Trading and Technology, an editorial pick of the brightest up-and-coming men and women in the industry. Jock earned a place in the 2012 Financial News Top 40 Executives Under 40 specifically, for being seen as a technologist whose skill set is in high demand as companies prepare for huge, operational changes to satisfy new rules and senior management teams rethink the way they process and distribute their products and services.
Dr. Percy Discusses Precision Time for Precision Trading in the September 2013 Global Trading Magazine
LONDON, September 2013 – Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom, the provider of ultra low latency, high capacity networks for market-to-market connectivity and high precision time, opens the discussion on the importance of time synchronization and trading architecture, from market data through to order execution.
Speed Matters – Annual Summer-end Customer Appreciation Party
NEW YORK, 15 August 2013 – Perseus Telecom, the provider of low latency, high capacity networks for market-to-market connectivity, in conjunction with IO Datacenters, Markets Media and Cohere Communications, are having a Summer-end customer appreciation networking party at the Classic Car Club Manhattan. Financial Markets companies that work with Perseus, and its partners, are invited to an evening of cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvre and music while in the company of some of the world’s most luxurious speed cars.
Dr. Percy Discusses Market Connectivity in Global Foreign Exchange Trading in the July 2013 eFOREX Magazine
LONDON, 02 July 2013 – Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom, the provider of low latency, high capacity networks for market-to-market connectivity, contributes in the July 2013 e-FOREX magazine: “It could be trading around a specific anomaly between markets, around an arbitrage strategy, so it doesn’t have to be frequent, but it has to be precise, extreme low latency, high connectivity. It’s all machine to machine-to-machine.”
Perseus clocks sub-nanosecond UTC Timescale in Equinix’s London Slough campus
SAO PAULO, 01 July 2013 – Perseus Telecom, the provider of low latency, high capacity networks for market-to-market connectivity, has announced a fully managed ultra low latency solution offering called LiquidPath. The service offering encompasses a complete trading network solution and infrastructure service for local and international exchange trading.
Brazil Buildouts Continue
SAO PAULO, 28 June 2013 – Marcos Guimaraes, President of Perseus do Brazil, speaks with Markets Media about trading Technology in Brazil The LiquidPath connectivity service, provides a low latency connection from Equinix/ALOG SP-1 to BM&F Bovespa CT-1 in under 50 microseconds. “Brazil’s exchange market is pretty advanced with low-latency trading,” said Guimaraes.
Perseus Telecom Exhibits at Telecom Exchange East at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City
NEW YORK, 26 June 2013 – Perseus Telecom executives from the New York Headquarters are in attendance at the Telecom Exchange (TEX) East conference. TEX is a key Telecommunications networking event designed to navigate telecom network buyers through the many colocation and connectivity options in and around the US and globally. Perseus, having built the fastest microwave/wireless network between the London and Frankfurt trading markets, recently won the 2013 GTB Innovation Award for QuanTA, the fastest trans-Atlantic market connection between London and New York, today announced the debut of LiquidPath in Sao Paulo. LiquidPath, which in addition to managed services, offers an RCB compliant network connection to the BM&F Bovespa, with a sub 50 microseconds latency.
Perseus Chief Strategy Officer Andrew Kusminsky Addresses Complexities in Technology on the Financial Services Panel @ Telx LIVE!
NEW YORK, 06 June 2013 – Andrew Kusminsky, CSO and COO at Perseus Telecom, the leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, contributed on the Financial Services panel at the Telx Marketplace Live! event on Thursday this week in New York City. Kusminsky was joined by Vipul Nagrath, CIO at Bloomberg Enterprise Solutions, Scott Caudell at Interactive Data, Mark Casey, President & CEO at CFN Services, Michael Sevret, Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer at Cross River Fiber and Patrick Lastennet, Director of Marketing & Business Development, Financial Segment at Interxion.
John Lothian News Editor-at-Large Doug Ashburn interviews Dr. Jock Percy CEO of Perseus on Microwave Technology in the Trading World
CHICAGO, 06 June 2013 – Percy spoke with John Lothian News about the use of microwave for data transmission – what is driving the demand, the benefits and limitations of wireless, and a bit about the economics of technology upgrades. He closes with a look to the future of wireless and its global implications. Watch the video.
Perseus Wins Global Telecoms Business Award for Second Year
LONDON, 05 June 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced the Global Telecoms Business 2013 Innovation Award for Fixed Network Infrastructure has gone to Perseus Telecom and partner Reliance Globalcom for QuanTA the fastest trans-Atlantic network connection.
Financial traders turn to lasers for faster deals
LONDON, 02 May 2013 – In such trading, every millisecond counts and the competition to provide ever-faster trading is fierce. The first microwave connection between London and Frankfurt was turned on last October by Perseus Telecom. According to the company, the system cut about 40% off the time taken to complete a trade compared with traditional fibre-optic networks.
NEW YORK, 02 April 2013 – Low-latency long-haul network provider Perseus Telecom is rolling out a certified timing service that will provide exchanges and trading firms with more accurate and more granular timestamps on data messages, so regulators can precisely decipher high-frequency trading activity leading up to market-moving events, firms can demonstrate that their timing is accurate and compliant with regulators’ timing requirements, and to support algorithmic trading.
LONDON, 19 March 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of ultra-low latency connectivity, has placed on the 2013 FinTech 50 Watchlist, a shortlist of 50 companies in Europe that are redefining financial services through technology. The List, is the first of an annual exercise to
track one of the fastest moving sectors in technology.
New York, 27 February 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks today published and opinion editorial on TabbFORUM discussing the evolution of microwave technology in capital markets.
LONDON, 26 February 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced that Perseus CEO Dr. Jock Percy will be speaking at HIFREQ TRADE 2013 in London on February 27th on the topic of microwave technology and trading. The discussion comes on the heels of yesterday’s announcement of the Perseus live wireless service in Europe.
LONDON, 19 February 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, has joined FIX Protocol Ltd (FPL), the non-profit association responsible for defining, managing and promoting increased usage of FIX as an enabler for electronic trading.
Perseus Telecom to Discuss the Importance of Failover and Testing in the Financial Industry at STAC Mid-Winter Meeting 2013
CHICAGO, 22 January 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, will participate in a panel discussion on system reliability and the resilience of trading systems at the 87th Annual Security Traders Association Mid-Winter Meeting in Chicago (STAC) on January 24, 2013.
NEW YORK, 5 December 2012 - Jock Percy addresses the attendees: Thank you all very much for coming. Thank you to Perseus customers – becoming a Perseus customer is fun. Thank you to Perseus partners and suppliers. Thank you to the Perseus Team and our families.
NEW YORK, 12 November 2012 – Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of connectivity, today announced an upcoming panel session at the Low-Latency Summit on November 15, 2012 in New York. At the event, Dr. Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom, will discuss how trading firms can establish the best connectivity and infrastructure to reach new liquidity venues in emerging markets.
Perseus CEO Dr. Jock Percy to Address Trading Challenges in New Markets – Panel session at Markets Media Chicago Trading and Investment Summit
NEW YORK, 23 October 2012 – Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of connectivity, today announced an upcoming panel session at the Markets Media Trading and Investment Summit on October 24, 2012 in Chicago. At the event, Dr. Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom, will speak on the various obstacles trading firms face when entering new markets and how they can tackle these challenges.
CEO of Perseus Telecom, is named in Financial News’ 40 under 40 Rising Stars in Trading and Technology
NEW YORK, 3 September 2012 – Dr. Jock Percy was listed in Financial News’ “40 under 40” list which highlighted individuals who are working to help the industry influence and navigate the policymaking process. Specifically, Jock was seen as a technologist whose skill set is in high demand as companies prepare for huge, operational changes to satisfy new rules and senior management teams rethink the way they process and distribute their products and services.
NEW YORK, 29 Aug 2012 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of connectivity, today announced a strategic alliance with the Oceanic Society, a non-profit conservation organization whose mission is to preserve marine wildlife and habitats worldwide.
LONDON and NEW YORK, 13 June 2012 — Perseus Telecom, global provider of enterprise and financial telecommunications, announced today the Global Telecoms Business 2012 Innovation Award for Financial Network Innovation has been presented to Perseus Telecom and partner GlobeNet.