Media Timeline

August 4, 2015

For His Next Trick, Barefoot Genius Aims to End Broker Rip-Offs

For His Next Trick, Barefoot Genius Aims to End Broker Rip-Offs by Ryan Hoerger and John Detrixhe for Bloomberg August 3, 2015 — 4:00 PM PDT Updated on August 4, 2015 — 4:00 AM PDT The man who helped revolutionize high-frequency trading greets guests to his Paris office in his bare feet. “I apologize for not dressing up,” said Stephane Tyc, 54, whose scheme to send trade data via microwave towers in the U.S. and Europe has paid off […]
June 23, 2015

McKay Brothers International launches lowest known latency microwave routes from Interxion London

London, UK, 23 June 2015 – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of cloud- and carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, today announced that McKay Brothers International has chosen Interxion’s Central London data centre campus to deploy the lowest known latency connections between the City of London & Slough and the City of London & Frankfurt. By colocating at the Interxion London Campus and cross connecting to McKay Brothers European network, trading firms […]
June 15, 2015

Markets Media: Letter to the Editor

Available at http://marketsmedia.com/letter-to-the-editor-from-stephane-tyc/ Letter to the Editor from Stéphane Tyc Dear Editor, We appreciate your supportive comments on our proposal to use trade execution data to help investors solve the issue of best execution (OPINION: How to Measure Best Execution? June 1, 2015). Simple data standards can change the industry and be cost efficient. However, we disagree with your conclusion that exchanges will resist this effective solution because they make a significant fraction of their […]
June 3, 2015

OPINION: How to Measure Best Execution?

June 1, 2015 (Link to original article)  In the latest issue of the London Review of Books, a sociology teacher at the University of Edinburgh manages to successfully explain the history of dark pools to a general audience. In his article “Dark Markets”, Donald MacKenzie, who has been supported by the European Research Council to look into automated trading, goes right back to Instinet setting up the Crossing Network in 1986 and Posit being launched […]
June 2, 2015

We’ll be exhibiting at IDX London- June 9th & 10th

We’ll be exhibiting at the IDX conference which is held in London. The International Derivatives Expo (IDX) takes place at The Brewery, June 9-10, 2015. IDX provides an excellent opportunity to meet and find more about McKay Brothers and Quincy Data. If you would like to connect with us in London (or even if you can’t make it to London)​, please contact us at contact@quincy-data.com.
June 2, 2015

Live at NY5: McKay Brothers and Quincy Data Expand Lowest Known Latency Footprint

June 2, 2015/ Oakland, CA / McKay Brothers and Quincy Data now offer the lowest known latency between key Illinois trading centers and the Secaucus-NY5 data center. One-way latency between Aurora and Secaucus-NY5 is 4.056 milliseconds. One-way latency between 350 E. Cermak and NY5 is 3.885 milliseconds. McKay offers the lowest known latency between Illinois and the eight major New Jersey trading centers. “Secaucus-NY5 is now a critical part of the US equity and options […]
May 11, 2015

Visit us at the Trading Show – Chicago June 3rd & 4th

We will be at The Trading Show -Chicago June 3rd and 4th at Navy Pier. http://www.terrapinn.com/conference/trading-show-chicago/C54659.stm Stephane Tyc will be speaking on Day 2. Please stop by our booth -334. To view some of Stephane’s past presentations, click here.
April 28, 2015

Quincy now offers eSpeed ITCH

Quincy now offers eSpeed ITCH. Distribution in AUR and NY2 at lowest known latency. Please contact us for more details. 
April 21, 2015

Quincy Data featured in the Harrington Starr’s FinTech Capital book – April 2015

Quincy Data is featured in the Harrington Starr’s FinTech Capital book. An article by Stephane Tyc, “A Technical Solution to Best Execution” is featured in the regulation section.   For the full version of The Fintech Capital, click here. 
March 10, 2015

McKay Brothers Launches Route Between Slough and Frankfurt in 4.64 ms: Lowest Known Latency

McKay Brothers Launches Route Between Slough and Frankfurt in 4.64 ms: Lowest Known Latency McKay’s rapidly expanding European network sets another latency record March 10, 2015/Geneva/ McKay Brothers Microwave has launched the industry-leading private bandwidth service between Slough and Frankfurt. McKay’s latency between Slough-LD4 and Frankfurt-FR2 is 4.64 milliseconds (ms) round trip, the lowest known. The company is finalizing more routes between the UK and Frankfurt as well as a London Metro service. “Bandwidth subscribers […]