Colt named Top Breakthrough Derivatives Data Vendor at HKEX Awards 2022

Published by Colt Technology Services on March 24, 2023

Hong Kong, 24th March 2023Colt Technology Services, the digital infrastructure company, is pleased to announce that it has been named as ‘Top Breakthrough Derivatives Data Vendor’ at the HKEX Awards 2022 held in Hong Kong. The award recognises Colt’s significant contribution in providing capital markets participants and Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) end-clients all around the world with HKEX market data, as well as its growing relationship as a vendor and partner of the exchange to help expand its derivatives and data business.

Amana Lau, Regional Sales Director and Country Manager, Hong Kong, said: “We are incredibly honoured to be recognised by HKEX as an important contributor to its rapidly expanding derivatives business. We look forward to further growing and deepening our relationship with one of the world’s largest and most respected exchange groups and helping connect Hong Kong, Asia’s premier financial centre, with capital markets firms and end users all around the world.”

Colt is a market leader in connectivity, hosting and exchange colocation facilities provision. The Colt IQ Network for financial markets provides fast and secure connectivity to more than 80 financial exchanges on four continents and over 50 unique low-latency routes, including its ultra-low latency routes connecting Europe and Asia. This includes major derivative trading routes such as HKEX-JPX and HKEX-SGX.

Colt Technology Services was recently named a Challenger in the 2023 Gartner® Magic QuadrantTM for Network Services, Global* based on its Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision.

Now in its sixth year, the HKEX Awards 2022 are the biggest ever, recognising top-performing market participants and vendors across a wider range of products for their significant contributions to the growth of Hong Kong’s markets. For more information on the winners, please visit:



*Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Network Services, Global, Danellie Young, Karen Brown, Gaspar Valdivia, 22 February 2023

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About Colt Technology Services

Colt Technology Services (Colt) is a global digital infrastructure company which creates extraordinary connections to help businesses succeed. Powered by amazing people and like-minded partners, Colt is driven by its purpose: to put the power of the digital universe in the hands of its customers, wherever, whenever and however they choose. Since 1992, Colt has set itself apart through its deep commitment to its customers, growing from its heritage in the City of London to more than 60 offices around the world. The powerful Colt IQ Network connects 222 cities and 32 countries with more than 1000 data centres, 51 Metropolitan Area Networks and over 31,000 buildings across Europe, Asia and North America’s largest business hubs. Privately owned, Colt is one of the most financially sound companies in the sector.

Obsessed with delivering industry-leading customer experience, Colt is guided by its dedication to customer innovation, by its values and its responsibility to its customers, partners, people and planet. For more information, please visit

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