NASDAQ OMX Named Best Data Center Provider to the Sell Side

Water Magazine Sell-Side Technology Awards 2014 Selects NASDAQ OMX as 'Best Data Center Provider to the Sell Side'

BY  | FROM GLOBE NEWSWIRE | 2014-04-22 13:48

  NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) was recently named winner of 'Best Data Center Provider to the Sell Side' by Waters Magazine's second annual Sell-Side Technology Awards. NASDAQ OMX received the award for the NASDAQ OMX Data Center, which provides market participants with access to the most liquid electronic exchanges and over-the-counter platforms for trading in virtually every access class.

  "It is an honor to be recognized for the NASDAQ OMX Data Center as we offer the sell-side community a state-of-the-art facility and an unparalleled trading experience for equities, derivatives and more asset classes as we grow our footprint in the fixed income, currencies and commodities arena," said Hans-Ole Jochumsen, Executive Vice President of Global Market Services at NASDAQ OMX. "I'm proud of our team which has developed an ecosystem that is not only functionally complete but also demonstrates operational resiliency to maintain continuous markets."

  The award highlights the exchange group's Global Market Services business, particularly the Access Services division, which provides sell-side customers with fair access to exchange connectivity and co-location services, operational resiliency through disaster recovery, redundancy and other critical market functions.

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