Equinix Frankfurt Data Center Offers Algorithmic News Feed

March 25, 2009 by · Comments Off on Equinix Frankfurt Data Center Offers Algorithmic News Feed 

Webmaster NewsFOSTER CITY, CA – Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), a provider of global data center services, today announced that Need to Know News, LLC (NTKN) has launched its Lightning Bolt algorithmic news feed service within the Equinix Frankfurt-North (FR2) International Business Exchange (IBX®) data center. The service will be available to the community of financial trading companies currently operating within the center, including buy and sell side firms which rely on real-time news feeds to improve their trading operations. NTKN currently offers the service at Equinix centers in the New York and Chicago areas.

NTKN is a premier financial news service specializing in computer readable news feeds for algorithmic trading and risk management, and it also provides written and audio economic news. Disseminated to traders and investment professionals around the world, NTKN reports market news in real-time, providing in-depth coverage of the U.S. and European futures markets, fixed income, energies, and foreign exchange markets. The company’s Lightning Bolt service provides key economic indicators in a computer readable format for monitoring, analysis and easy incorporation into computer models. Read more