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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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Colt Group S.A. (Colt) Board Changes – Appointment and Retirement

Colt, a leading provider of business communications, today announced changes to the composition of its Board.Tim Hilton will step down as non-executive Director with effect from 31 December 2014. He was appointed to the Board in 1999 and served as Chairman from 2007 to 2013. Mr Hilton is Chairman of DI International, a private equity…

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Colt Group S.A. announces global expansion of the Information Delivery Platform through proposed acquisition of KVH

12 November 2014: Colt Group S.A. (London Stock Exchange: COLT) today announces its proposed acquisition of KVH. Attractive transaction which will provide Colt with scale and complementary capability in key Asian cities Colt has a city-based expansion strategy, targeting customers operating in information intensive industries. KVH is present in Tokyo, the world’s number one city…

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