November 02, 2010

IPC Systems, a maker of trading communications tools, announced the extension of their global financial markets network to BATS Europe, the second-largest European multilateral trading facility.

Under the new arrangement, IPC said its clients will have access to the exchange’s low-latency trading platform, which offers dealings in 15 European markets. The firm added that BATS Europe offers integrated book, dark book, and pan-European smart order routing.

“As BATS’s Europe’s market share increases, we want to provide our customers with dedicated high-speed access to what is now one of Europe’s most significant venues,” Dave Brown, IPC’s senior vice president of global network operations said in a statement.

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