Colt Group S.A. results, six months ended 30 June 2015

31 July 2015: Colt Group S.A. (London Stock Exchange: COLT) issued today the results for the six months ended 30 June 2015. Headlines of the first half of 2015: On an underlying1 basis Colt Group revenue grew 0.2%, EBITDA increased 5.6% and free cash flow improved €38.5m from H1 2014. Group revenue increased 2.6% from…

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Colt achieves CE 2.0 certification

Colt achieves MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification for international network services London, 21 July 2015 – Colt today announced that it has achieved MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) certification for its point-to-point (E-Line), any-to-any (E-LAN) and hub and spoke (E-Access) services. Colt’s global network includes services provided by KVH, a Colt Group Company headquartered…

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Colt launches FeetOnStreet App

Mobile app enables channel partners to easily generate quotes for connectivity services London, 25 June 2015 – Colt announces today the launch of the Colt FeetOnStreet App, which enables sales teams to check whether a building is connected to Colt’s network and provide customers with a quote in real time. This free mobile app is…

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Colt speeds up data centre interconnection

DCNet helps enterprises and service providers expand into new markets and optimise business continuity; Supports wide range of choice with over 560 vendor neutral data centres in Europe and Asia   London, UK, 10th June 2015 – Colt today launched DCNet, an advanced data centre interconnection solution, which provides service providers and businesses with rapid…

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Colt’s European Supercore tackles growing capacity needs

High-capacity long distance network is designed to support rapid provisioning of 100G Ethernet services, addressing enterprises’ growing data demands in the digital economy London, 19 May 2015 – Colt today unveiled the European Supercore network, supporting the requirements of businesses in bandwidth-intensive industries such as media and cloud providers. The high-capacity, long-distance network connects the…

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Colt appoints Carl Grivner as EVP, Network Services

Colt Technology Services today announced the appointment of Carl Grivner as Executive Vice President. Effective 1 May 2015, Mr Grivner will join the Executive Committee of Colt and will lead Colt’s Network Services business, which provides data connectivity services to businesses and wholesale carriers across Europe, Asia and North America. Carl joins Colt from Pacnet,…

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Study shows that almost half of Capital Markets professionals believe delays in connectivity lead to missed trading opportunities

Over half (59%) of respondents think they should be able to access markets faster 40% of respondents say that these delays prevent entry to new markets Financial impact for investment banks amounts to $5m per trading desk each year London; 22 April; A study commissioned by Colt shows that almost half (49%) of buy-side and…

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Colt launches financial services extranet

Colt launches financial services extranetColt launches financial services extranetColt PrizmNet accelerates market connectivity for Capital Markets firms; Launch partners include NLX, Nasdaq, JPX and Aquis Exchange London, 14 April 2015: Colt today announced the launch of its financial services extranet Colt PrizmNet, which will connect providers of financial content – including market data, research and other…

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KVH is now part of the Colt Group

Colt’s acquisition of KVH is part of its global expansion plans for the Information Delivery Platform. It enables a broader geographic reach, increased presence in growth markets and improved customer offer.

KVH is now part of Colt Group S.A.

I am excited to announce that Colt’s acquisition of KVH has now been completed. Colt and KVH are stronger together, able to better serve our customers with seamless solutions on a global basis, in local language to both our Asian and European customers. Now that KVH is part of the Colt family, we’re better equipped…

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