Instinet Europe has connected to Atrium Network’s extranet for low latency access to European exchanges and MTFs.
In a statement, Richard Balarkas, Chief Executive Officer of Instinet Europe, said, “Instinet Europe's strategy is to connect with every accessible liquidity venue to enable us to take advantage of the execution opportunities available for our clients. Speed is of the essence in this environment and we are continually seeking ways to help our clients. We are pleased to be working with Atrium Network in pursuit of this goal.”
Emmanuel Carjat, Chief Executive officer of Atrium Network, added, “We are delighted to welcome Instinet to our ever expanding community. We offer clients a single point of access to exchanges, clearing houses, CSDs and market data providers in an effort to help them simplify their connectivity. As new MTFs come to market, participants may commit significant capital investment to co-locate at every MTF venue.”