Liquid Holdings Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIQD) said it has announced it has more than tripled its infrastructure footprint in Equinix (NASDAQ: EQIX) data centers to provide its growing client base with optimized performance across their business.
Equinix is a global interconnection and data centre company that connects more than 4,500 companies directly to their customers and partners inside the world´s most networked data centers.
Adding three and a half times the rack space in Equinix data centers in the US ensures Liquid and its clients will continue to have the necessary scalability to add new users, portfolios, and trading strategies while running computationally-intensive analytics in real-time. This expansion also provides redundancy, enhanced security and significantly more capacity to establish connections with third parties including exchanges and brokers, allowing Liquid to become a more prominent gateway between the sell-side and its buy-side clients.
Liquid Holdings is a cloud-based technology and managed services provider to the global hedge fund and active trading markets. Liquid´s solutions are delivered efficiently and securely through the cloud in a SaaS model. The Liquid platform was purpose built to manage the entire trade lifecycle by seamlessly integrating multi-currency, multi-asset trade order management and execution with real-time risk, portfolio management and shadow account reporting through a single solution. The company offers the Liquid platform or any of its components on a subscription basis to hedge fund managers, asset managers, family offices and financial institutions worldwide. Liquid was recently named 2014 Best Global Risk Management Software company and Best USA Global Risk Management Software company by the readers of Hedgeweek, as well as 2014 Best Cloud Provider and Best Fin Tech Operations Startup by FTF News.
Headquartered in New York City, Liquid Holdings Group was formed in 2012. For more information, visit www.liquidholdings.com.
Equinix, Inc. connects more than 4,500 companies directly to their customers and partners inside the world´s most networked data centers. Today, businesses leverage the Equinix interconnection platform in 32 strategic markets across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. Its website is at www.equinix.com.