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June 14, 2019

Bob Meade & Stéphane Tyč Selected to 2019 FT Founders Top 50 list

June 13th, 2019 Bob Meade and Stéphane Tyč are listed on the Financial Technologists inaugural list of the 50 of the most inspiring, forward-thinking, and dynamic founders in the Financial Services Technology industry and put them all in one list. The focus report on Bob Meade and Stéphane Tyč can be found here The full report can be found here
June 8, 2019

McKay listed among the Financial Technologist’s, The FT Founders 50

Stephane Tyc & Bob Meade listed among the 50 most influential founders and leaders from the financial technology space. The feature on Stephane Tyc & Bob Meade is below.
May 8, 2019

Trading Show Chicago 2019

Stephane Tyc presented, “Global Perspective on Low Latency” at The Trading Show Chicago May 8-9, 2019. The video from the presentation is available here. If you would like to download the slide separately they are available here.
September 27, 2018

Trading Show New York 2018

Stephane Tyc presented an updated version of, “Private vs Public Feeds The Role Of Transport” at The Trading Show New York September 26th, 2018. The slides from his presentation are available here.   The video from the presentation will be available in the next few weeks. If you would like to be notified when the video is available contact us at
November 30, 2017

Trading Infrastructure – The Trend Toward Outsourcing

Trading Infrastructure – The Trend Toward Outsourcing 29 November 2017: When it comes to technology solutions for trading infrastructure, the build-versus-buy debate is one that never seems to go away. In the past, it was fairly common practice for banks and electronic trading firms to want to build and to run everything themselves. But more recently, there seems to be a definite trend away from that philosophy and toward buying, or even outsourcing, critical infrastructure. […]
September 6, 2017

For trading infrastructure, the buy-build question increasingly favours buy

In this article, Mike O’Hara and Adam Cox of The Realization Group look at the trend of financial firms – on both the sell side and the buy side – outsourcing their trading infrastructure to specialist providers at co-located data centres. The prospect of outsourcing such a vital part of a trading firm’s operations has enormous implications, from cost to performance to business models. Mike and Adam hear from Stéphane Tyč, Co-founder of McKay Brothers, Ken Barnes, […]
May 17, 2017

The Trading Show Chicago May 2017

Stephane Tyc presented, “The Race Season 5 Whats In The Air” at The Trading Show Chicago May 17-18, 2017. The video from his presentation is available below.  
September 1, 2016

High-Speed Trader IMC Buys Stake in Ultrafast Microwave Network

By: John Detrixhe Deal comes as some traders signal truce in arms race for speed McKay is open to receiving investments from other firms Speed trader IMC BV bought a stake in a company that builds microwave radio systems for trading, providing funding that will help the data network compete in the arms race to shave microseconds off trading times. The Dutch company’s minority stake will provide cash to McKay Brothers, a small, closely held firm that […]
August 4, 2016

Stephane Tyc featured in the Harrington Starr’s The Financial Technologist – Q3 2016

Read the interview by Stephane Tyc, Mckay-Brothers and Quincy Data Co-Founder, in the Fintech Focus section of Harrigton Starr’s Financial Technologist. Read the full edition here  
June 1, 2016

Exchanges vs Networks: The Intensifying Competition Between Determinism and Speed

Stephane Tyc presented at Terrapinn Trading Show Chicago on  May 18, 2016 discussing Exchanges vs Networks. The slides from his presentation are available to download.