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ICAP Aligns with Perseus; Boosts High Precision Trading Access in Brazil and LATAM

London, New York and Sao Paulo, 9 APRIL, 2014 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks, announced today ICAP is a global customer accessing the award-winning LiquidPath® network in Brazil and Latin America.

Atlas ATS First to Announce Options on Bitcoin

Hong Kong, New York and London, 28 MARCH, 2014 – Atlas ATS, the only FIX protocol Wall Street grade exchange platform for digital currencies announced today a new platform, Atlas 2.0, for trading in alt coins, options for digital currency and an array of advanced native order types for FIX API clients.

Perseus First to Offer trans-Atlantic Wireless Access; 33.84ms Milliseconds New York to Frankfurt

Amsterdam, London and New York, 25 MARCH, 2014 -  Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today they have expanded the firm’s wireless offerings beyond Chicago and London Metro to across the Atlantic from New York direct to Frankfurt, Germany.

Perseus, Atlas Launch Global Bitcoin Trading Platform

New York, NY- 12 MARCH 2014 The Wall Street Journal - High-speed telecommunications provider Perseus Telecom and digital currency trading platform Atlas ATS formally launched Wednesday a globally integrated bitcoin exchange system in New York, Hong Kong and Singapore to facilitate trading in the digital currency by high-frequency trading firms and other large financial institutions.

Perseus Offers Bitcoin Trading on ATLAS ATS; Welcome to the New World.

Hong Kong and New York- 12 MARCH 2014 - Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today trading Bitcoin on ATLAS ATS in New York, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Perseus Leads Wireless Trading.

London, UK – 4 MARCH 2014 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today four wireless routes in London are now available for trading with Perseus.

Perseus Telecom Launches Digital Currency Initiative

New York, NY – 27 FEBRUARY 2014 MARKETS MEDIA -Perseus Telecom has launched a Digital Currency Initiative (DCI), which is intended to provide industrial-strength security for Bitcoin exchanges as well as online gaming, e-commerce, and multimedia sites.

U.S. Firms Bank on Bitcoin Bounce Back

New York, NY – 27 FEBRUARY 2014 THE WALL STREET JOURNAL -U.S. firms are pushing ahead with plans to open bitcoin exchanges catering to professional traders, after the closing of a Tokyo-based exchange sent shock waves through the virtual-currency world.

Perseus Acquires Chicago’s TLV Networks, Microwave Access Provider

Chicago, IL – 26 FEBRUARY 2014 -Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today the acquisition of TLV Networks, Ultra-Low Latency Microwave Networks connecting the CME Group Aurora data centre and ICE at 350 Cermak, Chicago.

NYI Launches High Precision Time Service, Powered by Perseus, at Its New York and New Jersey Data Centers

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – 25 FEBRUARY 2014) -NYI, a New York company specializing in customized technology infrastructure solutions, today announces the first of several joint solution offerings in conjunction with Perseus Telecom, provider of ultra low-latency global connectivity.

Perseus High Precision Time™ Scores a Win; Most Innovative New Product 2014

New York and London, 20 FEBRUARY 2014 –Perseus, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today Markets Media has recognized the company with the prestigious 2014 Market’s Choice Award for Most Innovative New Product.

Perseus Lands Karen Bertoli as Chief Marketing Officer

New York & London – 12 FEBRUARY 2014 - Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today Karen Bertoli joins as Chief Marketing Officer.

Perseus is First Fintech Company to Recognise Bitcoin; Sets the Tone for 2014 with GoCoin

New York – 6 FEBRUARY 2014 - Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and market-to-market networks announced today the virtual currency called Bitcoin may be used to pay for Perseus services worldwide. Perseus will process the Bitcoin transactions with GoCoin, Bitcoin’s first truly international payment processing service.

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Perseus tapped in FinTech 50 2014 high-growth businesses of Europe 

LONDON – 28 JANUARY 2014 - Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global networks, market-to-market microwave connectivity and High Precision Time™, has been named as one of the FinTech 50 2014 companies in Europe. The award recognises Perseus for its high-growth momentum and technological innovation within the fast-paced financial services sector.

Big Data Looms Large in ’14 – Markets Media

NEW YORK – 17 DECEMBER 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra low-latency global connectivity, High Precision Time™, wireless/microwave networks and datacentre services was a lead contributor in today’s Markets Media article titled: Big Data Looms Large in ’14. In the article, Dan Watkins, Director of Products and Marketing at Perseus Telecom, discusses how Big Data in financial markets is being looked at by trading firms who are deploying intelligent seeking applications at the edge of their enterprise and using low-latency transport to move the results.

Perseus CEO to discuss managing ‘Big Data’ in financial markets – Panel session at The Trading Show New York on December 3rd 

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.

Perseus goes live with wireless connections between financial markets in the London metro

LONDON – 02 DECEMBER 2013- Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and market-to-market networks today announced a new wireless service that connects the London based financial markets of NYSE Euronext, BATS Chi-X, London Stock Exchange, London Metal Exchange, iCap EBS and Thomson Reuters.

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 Vice President Leads a Discussion on Time and ‘Change Management’ in a Post Dodd-Frank World

CHICAGO – 24 OCTOBER 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra low-latency, high-capacity global networks and High Precision Time will be participating at the Markets Media Chicago Trading and Investment Summit on the panel discussing ‘Change Management.’ The panel sub-titled “In a post Dodd-Frank world, how will companies adapt to new industry standards while managing risk and compliance?” is set to discuss the challenges firms face when implementing or preparing for new and upcoming regulations and oversight such as FINRA Rule Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT).

Perseus first to market with real-time view of ultra-low latency built with ITRS Geneos

LONDON and NEW YORK21 October 2013Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra low-latency, high-capacity global networks has launched an industry first, with PrecisionView™, a state-of-the-art, ultra-low latency, real-time monitoring application for critical trading and exchange connectivity.

Peter Nylund Appointed as Perseus Telecom Chief Financial Officer

NEW YORK – 16 October 2013 Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced the appointment of Peter Nylund as Chief Financial Officer. Nylund joins Perseus from TelePacific Communications, where he was the Head of Treasury and Director of Financial Operations.

Perseus Launches Precision Time Service in CME Group’s Aurora Data Center

CHICAGO and NEW YORK – October 3, 2013 Perseus Telecom and CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced a new service offering called High Precision Time™. This enables customers to synchronize their time systems across a multitude of data centers where Perseus offers this service and is available at CME Group’s data center in Aurora, IL effective immediately

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.

XP Investimentos Provides Clients Global ULL Access to BM&F Bovespa with Perseus 

SAO PAULO and NEW YORK – 28 August 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks today announced that XP Investimentos with offices in Sao Paulo and New York, has established an ON-NET presence on the Perseus Telecom global exchange network.

Perseus Opens Throttle on Award Winning New York to Brazil Exchange Network

NEW YORK and SAO PAULO 24 July 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity networks from market-to-market, today announced it has made the company’s industry leading network between Nasdaq OMX in New York and BM&F Bovespa in Sao Paulo, 2.5 milliseconds faster than the already fastest recognized connection by the Global Telecoms Business Innovation Award in 2012.

Sao Paulo based BLK Sistemas Financeiros Accelerates Trading with Perseus LiquidPath®

SAO PAULO15 July 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced that BLK Sistemas Financeiros has connected to the BM&F Bovespa through the Perseus Telecom LiquidPath connection of sub 50 microseconds. LiquidPath launched late in 2012 by Perseus, connects the ALOG/Equinix (SP1) datacenter with the BM&F Bovespa data center (CT1) in less than 50 microseconds Round Trip Delay (RTD).

Perseus Clocks Sub-Nanosecond UTC Timescale in Equinix’s London Slough Campus

LONDON 03 July 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity networks from market-to-market, today announced its High Precision Time™ offering that provides deterministic synchronization with the US timescale UTC (Coordinated Universal Time) assisting firms balance enterprise systems and meet regulation guidelines.

Perseus Brazil Debuts Market-To-Market Liquidity Platform LiquidPath®

 SAO PAULO 26 June 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity networks for market-to-market connectivity, today 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 across global financial markets. LiquidPath® was developed to empower both the international Buy-Side with the local Sell-Side in order to take full advantage of the ever-evolving Emerging Markets landscape.

Perseus Wins Global Telecoms Business Award for Second Year

LONDON and NEW YORK – 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.

Perseus Plans Metro-London Microwave Linkage – Markets Media

LONDON – 28 May 2013 - Building on its London-to-Frankfurt microwave route, Perseus Telecom’s next initiative is to launch intra-London market-to-market microwave connectivity.   New York-based Perseus expects its central London wireless connectivity to be up and running by the end of the summer, according to Dr. Jock Percy, chief executive. It will connect major London trading centers including NYSE Liffe and NYSE Euronext, London Stock Exchange and Turquoise, as well as BATS’ Chi-X Europe, ICAP, and several other alternative venues’ trading engines.

International Telecoms Week (ITW) Hosts Perseus Executives for Strategic Industry Planning 

CHICAGO – 08 May 2013–International Telecoms Week (ITW), running from Monday, 13 May through 15 in Chicago will be hosting executives of Perseus Telecom (perseustelecom.com), the leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks. The ITW venue is ideal for in-person strategic meetings with industry customers and partners, and Perseus executive vice president, Wendell Kadunce, is scheduled to carry on wide-ranging discussions with carriers, datacenter providers and telecom equipment vendors as part of the company’s continuing effort to make Perseus networks more efficient, faster and rate-friendly for customers.

Financial traders turn to lasers for faster deals

LONDON – 02 May 2013 – Laser beam technology originally developed for the military is being rolled out to shave time off trades. It will compete with new microwave networks that are increasingly being used by traders. The company behind it, Anova, said it would be as fast as microwave networks and as reliable as fibre.

CME Panel Discussion to include Dr. Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom

CHICAGO – 30 April 2013 – Dr. Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom (perseustelecom.com), a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, will participate in a panel discussion hosted by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group on Wednesday, May 1st at Trump Tower Chicago. The Tech Talk2 event will address the current risk management needs of customers, global growth, innovative products and enhanced technology services in a time of increased regulation. It commences at 3:30 p.m. and will be immediately followed by a cocktail reception.

Wireless Connectivity Expectations to be addressed by Perseus’ COO at 2013 Low-Latency Summit 

NEW YORK – 30 April 2013 – Andrew Kusminsky, COO and CSO of Perseus Telecom (perseustelecom.com), a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, will speak at the Low-Latency Summit as a member of a panel addressing the evolving wireless connectivity landscape. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 1st in New York City at 4 p.m. at the Convene, 730 Third Avenue.

Lorenz Voss Joins Perseus Telecom as Executive Vice President of Global Procurement and Strategy 

NEW YORK – 15 April 2013 Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced the appointment of Lorenz Voss as Executive Vice President of Global Procurement and Strategy. Voss joins Perseus Telecom from Trading Technologies International where he was the Head of Global Strategic Sourcing.

Pods Cross the Atlantic with Perseus Telecom

LONDON and NEW YORK – 12 April 2013 - Podtime, the premier manufacturer of versatile rest/sleep pods, has announced the first in a series of worldwide distribution agreements with Perseus Telecom. Perseus with offices in New York, Chicago and Sao Paolo Brazil, is now an exclusive distributor of Podtime across North and South America.

Perseus Telecom presents at Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil

SAO PAULO – 9 April 2013Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced that Marcos Guimaraes, President of Perseus Telecom, Brazil, will be speaking today at the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Data Center Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Perseus Telecom recognized in FinTech 50 Watch List of Game-Changing Technologies

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.

What’s Old Is New Again: The Promise of Microwave Transmissions

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. Microwave transmissions, long overlooked in the capital markets, promise higher-speed connectivity for high-precision trading. But the technology isn’t right for every strategy.

Perseus to Address Trading and Microwave Technology at HIFREQ TRADE 2013

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.

Perseus Telecom Announces Fastest Available Microwave Service in European Financial Markets

LONDON – 25 February 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, today announced its live commercial wireless service in Europe, offering ultra-low latency, high availability and reliability.

Perseus Telecom Joins FIX Protocol Ltd (FPL) 

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. As a member of FPL, Perseus will be shaping industry discussions around trading technology and low-latency layer-2 networking.

Perseus Telecom to Attend Upcoming ‘Connect and Trade Mexico’ Event in New York City;  Deepens Footprint in Mexican Exchange Market

NEW YORK – 11 February 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra-low latency, high capacity global networks, will attend this week’s “Connect & Trade Mexico” event that is taking place on February 13th, 2013, at the Plaza Hotel in New York City. The event, focused on growing trading demand in Mexico, is in line with Perseus’ ability to connect global investment communities to markets like Latin America, with the fastest market-to-market connections.

London Data Exchange Selects Perseus Telecom for Global Market-To-Market Exchange Platform

LONDON – 5 February 2013 – London Data Exchange (LDeX), providers of London based colocation facilities and data centre services, today announced details of a new service offering to London-based trading firms, the Perseus Telecom global exchange platform. The new LDeX product offering will provide customers with ultra-low-latency financial markets connectivity inclusive of over 50 markets globally and access to thousands of other colocated financial institutions. Perseus Telecom’s ultra-low-latency trans-Atlantic network, QuanTA, which lands in Slough, will now be paired with LDeX for the fastest connection East of London to New York and West to Baseldon and Frankfurt.

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. The panel, entitled “Making the Grade – The growing importance of failover/testing requirements in the industry,” will feature Dan Watkins, Director of Business Development at Perseus, as a panelist alongside other industry participants from organizations such as TD Ameritrade, FlexTrade, Options City and NYSE Technologies.

 

Mexico City-Based Broker CI Casa de Bolsa Signs with Perseus Telecom for the Fastest, Market-To-Market Connection with Mexico

NEW YORK – 7 January 2013 – Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of connectivity, today announced that it has signed CI Casa de Bolsa to its ultra-low latency network between the New York and Mexico City markets. The launch of this partnership represents a landmark development as the fastest trading route between the two marketplaces and creates new opportunities for trading firms across the globe.

 

Perseus Telecom Speaks on Navigating the Brazilian Market at Telx Marketplace LIVE/New TabbFORUM video highlights the promising opportunities in Brazil’s changing marketplace

NEW YORK – 24 December 2012  – Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of ultra low-latency networks, today released a TabbFORUM video segment shot at Telx Marketplace LIVE. The dynamic event brings together such industry experts as network strategists, C-level technology professionals, service providers and capital markets firms.

 

Perseus Telecom Discusses QuanTA, the Ultra Low-Latency Trans-Atlantic Network and Provider Transparency

NEW YORK – 19 December 2012 – Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of ultra low-latency networks, today released an in-depth video describing how to build a best-of-breed trans-Atlantic network while being to achieve cost effective, efficient and the lowest possible latency connectivity.

 

An Evening for the Ocean – Hosted by Perseus Telecom

NEW YORK – 4 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.

 

As Featured on TabbFORUM: The Future Of Connectivity

NEW YORK – 4 October 2012 – Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom, talks about Perseus’s recent expansion into Brazil, why speed matters even in unfragmented markets, and what the future of connectivity will likely look like with TABB’s Anna Stumpf

 

Dr. Jock Percy, Perseus CEO, to Discuss Low-Latency Connectivity to New Liquidity Centers

NEW YORK – 12 November 2012 /PRNewswire/ – 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.

 

Perseus Telecom Accelerates Fintech Sales Strategy, Hires Dan Watkins as Director of Business Development

NEW YORK – 27 September 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Perseus Telecom, a leading global provider of connectivity, today announced the appointment of Dan Watkins as Director of Business Development. Watkins joins the Perseus Telecom team to expand its highly connected financial services customer base and oversee strategic partnerships and business development with key alliances throughout the industry.

 

Perseus Telecom Acquires ETradeLab

NEW YORK and SAO PAULO – 12 September 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Perseus Telecom, a global connectivity provider, today announces the acquisition of ETradeLab, a Sao Paulo-based financial technology provider of hosting, managed connectivity, order routing and trade monitoring support. The purchase comes at a time of global demand for efficient trading systems with low-latency connectivity and local support models suited for banks, hedge funds and proprietary firms.

 

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.

 

Perseus Telecom Pledges Support for Oceanic Society

NEW YORK – 29 August 2012 /PRNewswire/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. Perseus Telecom is a strong advocate for environmental health, striving to identify worthy causes, such as the Oceanic Society’s State of the World’s Sea Turtles (SWOT) Program and other conservation science projects established to help protect the world’s oceans. Marine conservation awareness is driving this alliance with the aim to gain exposure and industry attention on how to best leverage telecommunications as a primary and most efficient choice of conducting business around the globe.

 

Information Explosion: What’s Next In Market Data—Part I

June 2012 – The advent of algorithmic and high-frequency trading has upped the ante for market data services, enabling exchanges to carve out new revenue streams from the vast stores of information they produce each day. Exchanges are repackaging that data into forms that can be fed into algorithmic or HFT trading strategies, encompassing multiple assets, machine-readable news and other rich content.

 

Global Telecoms Business Innovation Award

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.

 

Former Sidera President and COO Felipe Alvarez joins Perseus Telecom Board

NEW YORK – 21 May 2012Perseus Telecom, a global provider of connectivity, today announced that Felipe J. Alvarez has joined its Board of Directors. Former President and COO of Sidera Networks, Alvarez brings over 25 years of experience in both entrepreneurial start-ups and Fortune 500 companies to the Perseus board.

 

Perseus Telecom and Reliance Globalcom Launch World’s Fastest Trans-Atlantic Trading Network

NEW YORK – 23 April 2012 — Perseus Telecom, a global provider of connectivity, along with Reliance Globalcom, the Global telecommunications services arm of India’s largest integrated telecom operator Reliance Communications, today announced the launch of the world’s fastest available trans-Atlantic network connection, QuanTA, between major global financial exchanges. The launch of QuanTA represents a landmark development in the latency race to zero and creates new opportunities for trading firms on both sides of the Atlantic.

 

Perseus Telecom Hires Wendell Kadunce as Executive Vice President of Global Sales

NEW YORK – 17 January 2012 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of connectivity, today announced the appointment of Wendell Kadunce as Executive Vice President of Global Sales. The former Vice President of Carrier Sales for Reliance Globalcom joins Perseus Telecom as part of the firm’s aggressive revenue growth plans and will be responsible for direct sales, strategic partnerships and business development.

 

Perseus Telecom Expands with Acquisition of 60 Hudson Data Center

NEW YORK – 11 January 2012 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of connectivity, announced today that the firm has acquired a new data hub at 60 Hudson Street in New York City, marking a significant expansion of the firm’s network for trading firms and enterprise networks. The data center provides global point-to-point and point-to-multipoint connectivity between financial exchanges, data centers and corporate office locations, thus making it one of the most important carrier buildings in the world.

 

Perseus Telecom Opens the Fastest Available Trading Connection to Brazil’s BOVESPA Exchange

NEW YORK – 3 August 2011 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of telecommunications, announced today that the firm has created the fastest available trading connection to leading Latin American exchange BM&F BOVESPA, via a partnership with GlobeNet, an international wholesale provider of submarine capacity, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Oi. Perseus Telecom now provides the most streamlined, lowest latency route directly linking Sao Paulo’s BM&F BOVESPA to New York’s NASDAQ, and in turn, routes to major global exchanges such as the CME, NYSE, BATS, LSE, Deutsche Börse and Eurex.

 

Perseus Telecom Delivers High Speed Network to Palladium Energy in the Amazon Rain Forest

June 2011 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of telecommunications, announced today it has have provided a high-speed connection to Palladium Energy in Manaus, Brazil located in the heart of Amazonia, the largest tropical rainforest on earth. Palladium Energy’s Manaus manufacturing site was looking for a better connection to increase their productivity and Perseus Telecom stepped up to the challenge.

 

Perseus Telecom Provides Fastest Ultra Low Latency Route from NYSE Euronext to Deutsche Bourse

March 2011 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of telecommunications, announced today they provide the fastest connection between NYSE Euronext at Interxion in the United Kingdom and Deutsche Bourse in Frankfurt, Germany. “With the increasing importance of speed in today’s trading environment, having a connection that is quicker, even by microseconds, can give traders a competitive edge,” says Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom.

 

Perseus Telecom Sponsoring Trade Tech USA 2011 in New York, NY to Participate in Exhibition

February 2011 – Perseus Telecom, a global provider of telecommunications, announced today that it is sponsoring TradeTech USA 2011, February 28th – March 2nd, at Pier 60 in New York, NY and TradeTech London, April  12<sup>th</sup>-14<sup>th</sup>, at the ExCel Centre in London, UK. TradeTech is a high quality equity trading conference covering both domestic and global trading strategies aimed at increasing the efficiency of trading desks around the world. Both events will bring together the best of the electronic trading world to meet and discuss topics such as complex finance vehicle regulations, navigating the fragmented market and sourcing non-toxic pools of liquidity.

 

Perseus Telecom Acquires Wholesale Global Services to Connect to Almost Any Country

May 2010 – Perseus Telecom today announced it acquired Wholesale Global Services Ltd., a UK-based Global Data Services Company. New markets served include mainland China, India, Korea, the Russian Federation, Dubai, Bahrain, Qatar, Nigeria, Egypt, eastern Europe and many more surrounding markets. “With the acquisition of Wholesale Global Services, we can instantly broaden our capability and provide connectivity to just about any market in any country,” said Jock Percy, CEO of Perseus Telecom.