IPC’s Connexus Cloud Wins 2020 FinTech Breakthrough Award for Best Cryptocurrency Information Source

NEW YORK, March 11, 2020 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the global financial markets, today announced that its Connexus™ Cloud platform has won the 2020 FinTech Breakthrough Award for “Best Cryptocurrency Information Source”. The FinTech Breakthrough Awards program recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global FinTech market.

“Digital transformation is a chief concern for IPC’s robust community of global financial institutions, which is why we’ve always endeavored to offer the latest innovations, including cryptocurrencies,” said David Brown, Chief Operating Officer, IPC. “Today, institutional investors can access real-time data and transact on a wide array of crypto-assets as well as traditional asset classes through our flagship Connexus Cloud platform.”

IPC’s Connexus Cloud has been integrated with multiple cryptocurrency and digital asset information sources and trading platforms, such as:

  • CME CF Cryptocurrency Pricing Products: CME’s CF Bitcoin Reference Rate and Real-Time Index, CME CF Ether-Dollar Reference Rate and Real-Time Index.
  • Cboe Cryptocurrency Feed Summary and Feed Premium: Real-time data on three pairs — Ether to Bitcoin, Bitcoin to USD, and Ether to USD.
  • ICE Data Services’ Cryptocurrency Data Feed: The ICE Cryptocurrency Data Feed streams real-time and historical data for many actively traded digital currencies globally.
  • ZOOZBIT: ZOOZBIT combines a traditional licensed bank, multi-asset exchange, and a variety of advanced cryptocurrency services.
  • Omniex: Institutional investors can access many cryptocurrency surveillance and trading tools through Omniex, an institutionally focused investment and trading platform for digital assets.

The FinTech Breakthrough Awards is the premier awards program founded to recognize the FinTech innovators, leaders and visionaries from around the world in a range of categories including Banking, Personal Finance, Lending, Payments, Investments, RegTech, and InsurTech. The 2020 FinTech Breakthrough Award program attracted more than 3,750 nominations from across the globe.

“There has been much discussion about institutional investment in cryptocurrencies, and the secure, high-performance Connexus Cloud platform represents a ‘breakthrough’ milestone in the digital asset trading arena,” said James Johnson, Managing Director, FinTech Breakthrough. “We are thrilled to recognize Connexus Cloud as the ‘Best Cryptocurrency Information Source’ in the 2020 FinTech Breakthrough Awards program.”

Connexus Cloud is an unparalleled multi-cloud platform for the global financial markets, an ecosystem that interconnects more than 6,600 diverse capital market participants across 750 cities in over 60 countries. Market participants interested in speaking to IPC subject matter experts about Connexus Cloud can schedule a meeting with us. We also encourage you to learn more at www.ipc.com.

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).

About FinTech Breakthrough
Part of Tech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for technology innovation and leadership, the FinTech Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in Financial Technologies and Services companies and products. The FinTech Breakthrough Awards provide public recognition for the achievements of FinTech companies and products in categories including Payments, Personal Finance, Wealth Management, Fraud Protection, Banking, Lending, RegTech, InsurTech and more. For more information visit www.FinTechBreakthrough.com.

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