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Software will further disrupt business in 2017

January 2, 2017

The internet is a “network of networks” but interconnection on a massive scale was held up by technology. Network-to-network interaction is now possible

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MiFID II: Electronification of Trading

December 28, 2016

In this blog, Ralph Achkar discusses the electronification of trading in asset classes outside of equities and the impact of MiFID II.

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The case for a wider shared SDN ecosystem

December 12, 2016

Current NNIs tend to be bespoke, meaning they are both expensive and take time to implement. What we need is industry-wide mutually ‘agreed’ APIs

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Carl Grivner, Colt CEO, interviewed in Weekly BCN

December 9, 2016

Born in Pennsylvania, USA in 1953, Carl Grivner served in the United States Marine Corps before starting his career at IBM.

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Omega ATS: your gateway to Canada

December 8, 2016

Omega ATS facilitates trading on all the major Canadian listed exchanges including TSX, TSXV, CNSX and Alpha.

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Moving with the times

December 5, 2016

2016 has seen a strategic and cultural shift for Colt, refocusing on a high-bandwidth strategy delivered with a best in class customer experience

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Building a British backbone network

November 28, 2016

Currently only 2% of the UK has access to fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) services. This is one of the lowest rates in the OECD.

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Colt participates in MiFID II industry panel

November 25, 2016

Colt’s Julie Hutchinson will be participating in a panel entitled ‘MiFID II Implementation: In America and Across the Globe’ taking place on 15-Dec.

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Colt and AT&T: Making stuff happen

November 15, 2016

“We’re not just talking about this stuff we’re actually making it happen” – Josh Goodell, VP Network on Demand, AT&T, on federated SDN services

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Timestamping – are we nearly there yet?

November 15, 2016

January 2018 is the first in a series of deadlines for upcoming regulations that are aimed at making the capital markets a safer, more transparent place. Timestamping, while not the most difficult part of MiFID II to comply with, is vitally important to many other regulatory efforts as it underpins reporting, best execution and market surveillance. It also offers other benefits beyond simply complying with regulations.

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IoT lessons learned from smart city trailblazers

November 2, 2016

Milton Keynes, a small city with big plans that resides in the UK’s Buckinghamshire is one of the first in the country to embrace smart city technology

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Number management: Are you experienced?

November 2, 2016

Experience is a pre-requisite for SIP Trunking with number management. It’s critical to partner with someone who knows local regulation and processes

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