Colt Announces Routes for Thailand to Connect to HKEX and SGX

Colt Technology Services has introduced ultra-low latency connectivity routes, Market Data and Managed Services in Thailand to improve the access to liquidity between Bangkok and other major capital cities in Asia.

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) will now have improved speed to connect with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) and the Singapore Exchange (SGX) in a period of increased trading volumes across the globe.

Masato Hoshino, Head of Asia and Representative Director & President at Colt, said: “Colt has been a leading and long-term connectivity provider for financial institutions in key liquidity hubs globally, and this announcement is an extension of this. Our secure and stable network is trusted by thousands of clients around the world, including Tier 1 financial institutions. We enable the fastest execution speeds with our Ultra Low-Latency Networks in a competitive market, leading many financial services companies to choose Colt’s services to execute their trading. Our constantly expanding network, which now includes Thailand, will help our customers thrive in the Asia-Pacific.”

Rinjai Chakornpipat, SET Senior Executive Vice President, commented: “Colt’s connectivity delivers a high-performance environment to market participants. Having Colt as a service provider at SET Data Center allows international clients to effectively access SET.”

Colt has recently opened a new Point of Presence (PoP) for its PrizmNet infrastructure in Sydney, expanding the capability of its Market Data services in Australia.

Colt’s Market Data provides feeds for equities, derivatives, commodities, and FX from more than 50 exchanges and liquidity venues worldwide.