TMX Atrium, which was acquired by TMX Group in July 2011, is a leading provider of low-latency infrastructure solutions for the North American and European financial communities.
Designed to support IRESSâ dynamic multi-market solutions, the ION infrastructure integrates high speed delivery of the IRESS order management system, FIX routing, smart order routing and consolidated market data services across the IRESS trading ecosystem.
Through the agreement, IRESS has obtained ultra-low latency connectivity to all lit and dark Canadian markets through direct access to TMX Atrium and the TMX Information Processor. In addition, TMX Atrium clients will have direct connectivity to IRESS.
âWeâre excited to be able to leverage the significant stability, ultra-low latency and connectivity benefits of TMX Atrium as part of ION through this agreement,â said Jim Davies, President and CEO of IRESS Canada. âProviding high speed access across marketplaces is critical to our commitment to offering the best possible execution options.â
âWe are proud that IRESS has expanded its relationship with TMX Datalinx through this long-term agreement,â said Eric Sinclair, President, TMX Datalinx and Group Head of Information Services. âWe are very pleased to welcome IRESS to the growing TMX Atrium community.â
Emmanuel Carjat Managing Director of TMX Atrium continued: âWe are delighted to be IRESSâ exclusive Canadian network connectivity provider for ION and we look forward to continuing to work with them to assist in meeting their infrastructure requirements.â