CEDX: Avelacom announces connectivity to Cboe Europe Derivatives

Rick Steves

“We anticipate that many of our customers from Asia will be particularly interested in getting exposure to pan-European products via just one venue, which CEDX offers.”

Avelacom has launched IT setup solutions to access Cboe Europe Derivatives (CEDX), the group’s pan-European equity derivatives marketplace.

The firm’s point-of-presence (PoP) in Equinix LD4 is now directly connected to CEDX’s infrastructure in order to provide a one-stop shop for low latency connectivity, IT infrastructure, and market data solutions for pre-trade and execution on CEDX will

Customers may enjoy fast time to market and cost efficiencies by using Avelacom’s infrastructure, which can be used for a variety of trading strategies on CEDX and all other major European exchanges.

Avelacom’s PoP is also connected to more than 80 trading venues through its global low-latency network. CEDX enables participants to access a vibrant equity derivatives market through a single access point, creating efficiencies in trading and clearing. CEDX currently offers trading in futures and options based on Cboe Europe single country and pan-European indices.

One-stop shop for a variety of equity index futures and options

Aleksey Larichev, CEO of Avelacom said: “We are excited to become a part of the Cboe Europe Derivatives ecosystem. The beauty of this marketplace is that it provides a one-stop shop for a variety of equity index futures and options and – as a technology vendor – we provide a one-stop shop from an IT infrastructure standpoint, including low latency connectivity, colocation, and real-time market data solutions. With the ease of access via just one cross-connect, market participants may access CEDX as well as other global exchanges. We anticipate that many of our customers from Asia will be particularly interested in getting exposure to pan-European products via just one venue, which CEDX offers.”

Iouri Saroukhanov, Head of European Derivatives, Cboe Europe, said: “We are excited that Avelacom has provided connectivity to CEDX. We look forward to its diverse customer base having access to CEDX and achieving the benefits provided by a modern, transparent and truly pan-European equity derivatives marketplace.”

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