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July 13, 2020

McKay Brothers launches Illinois-Busan and Tokyo-Busan bandwidth at lowest known latency

McKay Brothers launches Illinois-Busan and Tokyo-Busan bandwidth at lowest known latency July 13, 2020 / Geneva and Tokyo / McKay Brothers International (MBI) announced expansion of its lowest known latency private bandwidth services to Busan. The company launched hybrid microwave/fiber private bandwidth services between Illinois and Busan as well as between Tokyo and Busan. Both services are offered at the lowest known latency. Tad Beckelman, McKay’s Director of Asia: “Korean financial markets have always been […]
July 7, 2020

STAC Global Live: No Fiber Required

Mike Schonberg, Quincy Data and Tamir Ostfeld, Raft Technology presented at STAC Global Live June 2-4, 2020 No Fiber Required: Wireless Market Data from Chicago to London using HF
June 29, 2020

Quincy Data Named 2020 Best Low Latency Data Feed – Direct at TradingTech USA Insight Awards

Quincy Data Named 2020 Best Low Latency Data Feed – Direct at Trading Tech Insight Awards Extreme low latency market data service is powered by McKay Brothers Microwave   Oakland, California, 30 June 2020 – Quincy Data was named “Best Low Latency Data Feed – Direct” at the 2020 USA TradingTech Insight Awards virtual ceremony today. In February, the company was awarded Best Overall Market Data Provider at 2020 European TradingTech Insight Awards. Quincy Data […]
June 25, 2020

US to Europe – 100% Wireless – Stephane Tyc & Raft Technologies

Watch McKay Brothers Co-Founder Stephane TYC,with Raft CEO Haim Ben Ami, in this webinar, moderated by former Flow traders CEO Sjoerd Rietberg. Stephane Tyc and Haim Ben Ami discuss the new QHF service powered by Raft Technologies.      
June 16, 2020

Companies Pitch Shortwave Radio to Shave Milliseconds Off Trades

Companies Pitch Shortwave Radio to Shave Milliseconds Off Trades Bloomberg Businessweek  They say they can beat fiber-optic cables in getting data across oceans. By: Thomas Seal and Justina Lee June 16, 2020, 9:01 PM PDT High-frequency traders will famously do almost anything to get the latest market data and send their buy and sell orders a few milliseconds ahead of the competition. They blasted through mountains to build the most direct fiber-optic routes possible between […]
June 12, 2020

McKay Brothers – Second Comment Letter (2020.06.12)

McKay Brothers Second Comment Letter re: Order Instituting Proceedings to Determine Whether to Approve or Disapprove Proposed Rule Changes to Establish a Wireless Fee Schedule Setting Forth Available Wireless Bandwidth Connections and Wireless Market Data Connections and Associated Fees (File Nos. SR-NYSE-2020-05, SRNYSEAMER-2020-05, SR-NYSEArca-2020-08, SR-NYSECHX-2020-02, SRNYSENAT-2020-03, SR-NYSE-2020-11, SR-NYSEAMER-2020-10, SRNYSEArca-2020-15, SR-NYSECHX-2020-05, SR-NYSENAT-2020-08)
June 1, 2020

McKay Brothers – Comment Letter Release No. 34-88216

Read the McKay Brothers – Comment Letter (Release No. 34-88216; File No. S7-03-20)  
May 18, 2020

Expanding ultra-low latency connections in Asia

     Expanding ultra-low latency connections in Asia McKay Brothers International SA is a proven provider of microwave based private bandwidth, connectivity and market data services. The company operates long-haul microwave and hybrid microwave/ fiber networks in Asia and Europe. It recently announced that it is now offering connectivity at the lowest known commercial latency between the @Tokyo-CC2 data center and trading centers in Shanghai and Hong Kong. In addition, McKay recently improved the latency […]
May 9, 2020

Quincy Data Adds US Treasuries Data at Lowest Latency

Secaucus-NY2 sourced US Treasuries data via microwave at Aurora, IL data center May 11, 2020/ Oakland / Quincy Data announced US Treasuries data has been added to its Quincy Extreme Data (QED) service. Quincy now sources on-the-run US Treasuries data at the Equinix Secaucus-NY2 data center. Quincy uses the McKay Brothers’ microwave network to transport the data to Aurora, IL in under 4 milliseconds, the lowest latency available. The QED service distributes data for the […]
March 10, 2020

McKay Brothers – Comment Letter re SR-NYSE-2020-05

Read the McKay Brothers – Comment Letter re SR-NYSE-2020-05