Media Timeline

December 17, 2015

McKay Brothers Completes UK Local Wireless Network at Lowest Known Latency

December 17, 2015 / Geneva, Switzerland / McKay Brothers International’s (MBI) Central London POP, adjacent to the London Stock Exchange, is now live.  The Central London POP completes MBI’s UK Local millimeter wave network. MBI connects data centers serving major UK equities, interest rate and FX matching engines at the lowest known latency. For example, latency from Slough-LD4 to a MBI’s Central London POP is 272 microseconds round trip.  Slough-LD4 to Interxion’s Central London location […]
November 24, 2015

Estimating Latency From Market Data

Estimating Latency From Market Data 2015 presented by Stephane Tyc For more detailed information please refer to this white paper.
November 16, 2015

Stephane Tyc at STAC London 2015 with Mike O’Hara from the Trading Mesh

Mike O’Hara from the Trading Mesh caught up with Stephane Tyc at STAC London 2015 to discuss trading in Europe.  
October 15, 2015

Trade Europe Now

Trade Europe Now Commissioned by Interxion Researched  & Written by: A-Team Group Contributors include: Stephane Tyc, Andrew Delany, William Fenick, Virginie Saade, Ian Marsh                 Download: Trade Europe
October 13, 2015

Observing News Propagation

Observing News Propagation written by: Stéphane Tyc and Imad-Eddine Srairi   Abstract Large and sudden changes in prices in broad market indices reflect the release of macro news. The detailed observation of the times of these moves can provide lower bounds for the time of transmission of information between data centres. We have studied one macro events and provide our findings. The propagation of news on land in the United States is well explained by […]
September 30, 2015

Quincy Data Sponsor at CME Tech Talk 4.0

Jim Considine, speaking at the CME Tech Talk 4.0 on September, 29th 2015 in New York.
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 […]