IPC Announces Major Expansion of Connexus Cloud in Asia Pacific

Hong Kong May 29, 2020 IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, today announces a major regional expansion of its Connexus Cloud platform in the Asia-Pacific region. Connexus Cloud now directly connects global financial market participants to some of Asia’s key liquidity venues such as:

  • APEX – Asia Pacific Exchange
  • ASX – Australian Securities Exchange
  • Chi-X Japan
  • Hong Kong Exchanges
  • Indonesia Stock Exchange
  • JPX – Japan Exchange Group
  • Philippines Stock Exchange
  • Singapore Exchange
  • Stock Exchange of Thailand
  • Taiwan Stock Exchange

“The strength of the Connexus Cloud financial ecosystem is not only technological but also strategic for both Asia Pacific investors and global financial market participants,” said Mark Curran, Vice President, Network Operations, Asia Pacific, IPC.”

IPC continues to expand its Asia-Pacific capital markets reach and connectivity with a managed Network-as-a-Service model, presenting market participants with adaptive and on-demand connectivity crucial to the communication needs of trading firms in the region and globally. Connexus Cloud offers a purpose-built financial cloud ecosystem focused exclusively on the capital markets, along with a “follow-the-sun” customer service support linking Asia to the global financial markets. IPC recognizes the need to interconnect global financial centers for end-to-end service level consistency bringing local support in local languages to trading firms throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

IPC’s Connexus Cloud is an unparalleled private, secure cloud solution for the global financial markets. By providing and integrating private and hybrid clouds, and enabling secure access to over 550 public clouds.

Connexus Cloud empowers the use of cloud for secure, high-performance data and voice communications. This includes optimized deliveries for blockchain, market data and transactions. The Connexus Cloud multi-cloud platform links together the global capital markets with sell-side and buy-side firms, inter-dealer brokers, liquidity venues, energy firms, trade lifecycle providers, and market-data vendors as well as clearing and settlement firms. They are interconnected in an ecosystem of more than 6,600 capital market participants across 750 cities in over 60 countries across the globe.

IPC has offices throughout the Asia Pacific region, including Beijing, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Mumbai, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo.

Market participants interested in speaking to IPC’s subject matter experts can schedule a meeting with our teams here.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

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