HKEx appointed Frontier as a Founding Member of HKEx’s Hosting Services

Frontier Research and Technology Ltd. (Frontier) is glad to announce that it has been appointed as a Founding Member of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited’s (HKEx) next generation data centre (more…).

Frontier was formed in 2009 by a team of IT professionals with extensive trading technology experience gained from their work with various Investment Banks. Frontier has been offering the latest trading technology to local brokers, empowering them to compete with international houses on the HK securities market.

Frontier’s Principal Consultant, James Yau said: “With the HKEx data centre, we can enable the local broking community to offer execution services that are fast and secure”

“We aim to introduce cutting edge trading technology to the local broking community that is in advance of the big international brokers. We can empower them to take on the big international brokers.”

Ryan Wuebbels, Head of Relationship Management for HKEx says, “We welcome Frontier into the Hosting Services Founding Member Programme and look forward to the trading system capabilities they will bring to our Hosting Services Ecosystem.”

Frontier partners with Informatica and Quest Software to provide an integrated service that enable fast and secure execution utilizing the new data centre that the HKEx has built.

Informatica’s Ultra Messaging® is the most advanced message bus that is used by international exchanges like the CME.

Quest Software’s Total Privileged Access Management (TPAM) provides a simpler way for identity management and access governance. Quest also monitors and controls privileged access to significantly reduce your organization’s exposure.