Our shared infrastructure combines the latest application software, network and hardware technology to give you the freedom to innovate where it really matters.
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- Leading Performance
Elektron is supported by our market leading data technologies, networks and hosting infrastructure. Thomson Reuters Next Generation Network (NGN) uses high-capacity dedicated circuits to source direct feeds from local markets into Elektron Hosting facilities - each has been selected to provide the lowest latency co-location or proximity to local markets
The next generation Enterprise Platform for Real-Time leverages state of the art chip processing technology and the capabilities of both the Advanced Distribution Hub and Server to deliver increased performance.
- Flexible Plug-and-Play Architecture
Elektron offers a complete set of solutions to support trading and risk management; including connectivity, low-latency data feeds and data distribution, hosting and market gateways. The Market Fabric allows financial firms to make full use of your existing IT investments by leveraging our high-performance, flexible, global infrastructure to accommodate virtually any business requirement. Industry-standard APIs make integration easy
- Best-of-Breed Applications
Thomson Reuters has joined forces with leading financial technology vendors to provide customers with a full range of pre-integrated hosted solutions. Easily deploy a range of strategy development, algorithmic trading, surveillance and infrastructure solutions—including Thomson Reuters Enterprise Platform for Velocity Analytics, StreamBase’s Complex Event Processing platform, and Corvil’s CorvilClear peer-to-peer latency monitoring solution.
- True Multi-Asset Class Infrastructure
Elektron allows financial firms to drive alpha as well as efficiency by consolidating their siloed trading platforms onto a multi-geography and asset class application architecture. By deploying a common enterprise-wide trading platform customers can more easily spot opportunities and reduce cost simultaneously.
- Unrivalled Content
Thomson Reuters offers the most comprehensive global content coverage—including real-time feeds and historical tick data covering more than 350 exchange-traded and OTC markets, award-winning news, commentary, research, analytics and multimedia content, and a high quality set of global reference data to support all aspects of trade processing. This extensive coverage is delivered over a common high-performance platform a unified access point and via industry standard real-time data APIs and a customizable snapshot feed for simple integration with any workflow solution.
- Lower Total Cost of Ownership
Elektron is a shared market infrastructure that offers cutting edge performance at a competitive cost. The Elektron managed services give firms the flexibility to expand into new regions and asset classes, while removing the burden of supporting expensive proprietary infrastructures.
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