RTS Realtime Systems to Open Data Center in Dubai

              RTS Realtime Systems to Open Data Center in Dubai

Newest Hub in Global Trading Network to Offer Co-Location to DGCX

PR Newswire

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, May 22, 2013

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --RTS Realtime Systems
Group (RTS), a leading global trading solutions provider, today announced
plans to open its newest data center in Dubai, the first Middle East site in
its global data center network. Expected to go live in mid-July, the new hub
in the RTS global trading network will offer ultra-low latency access to the
Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX), one of the world's fastest growing

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The RTS Dubai data center will be located in the new DGCX co-location
facility, which opened in February with the exchange's successful migration to
its new low latency trading platform.

RTS CEO Steffen Gemuenden said, "Two years ago, we were delighted to forge a
successful partnership in the Middle East with DGCX by providing connectivity
and our popular RTD Tango algorithmic trading solution to this market. With
the new data center, we're taking the partnership with DGCX to the next level
– enabling our common clients in Asia, the U.S. and Europe to have ultra-low
latency access to DGCX. Clients can soon leverage our full range of Tango
solutions in this co-located environment to maximize their trading

Gary Anderson, CEO of DGCX, said, "DGCX is in the midst of an exciting growth
phase following the implementation of the EOS Trade platform this year. An
advanced trading platform and strong product line has enabled DGCX to be one
of the fastest growing exchanges in the world. The integration of RTS's Dubai
data center into DGCX's co-location facility will further enhance ultra-low
latency connectivity to the Exchange formarket participants and support them
in maximizing trading strategies."

In the past year, RTS has expanded its global network, opening data centers in
Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong to address growing demand in the Asia Pacific
(APAC) region. The firm already had data centers in Chicago, New York, London,
Frankfurt, Singapore and Mumbai. Through its global trading network, RTS
offers proximity hosting services, along with direct market access to
exchanges across regions and assets classes.

About RTS Realtime Systems Group
RTS (www.rtsgroup.net) delivers high-performance, end-to-end technology
products and services across asset classes and continents to elite financial
institutions and commodity trading houses. The firm is a global leader in
robust electronic trading software, connectivity, hosting, matching and risk
management solutions. With standardized low latency connectivity gateways to
135+ exchanges and execution venues worldwide, the firm provides proximity
hosting and co-location services to 80+ venues via its global data center
network. The RTS infrastructure enables clients to deploy sophisticated
trading strategies quickly, securely and cost-effectively throughout multiple
trading desks and sites. RTS has offices in Amsterdam, Chicago, Frankfurt,
Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, New York, Pune, Singapore and Sydney.

About DGCX
Established in 2005, DGCX is the region's first derivatives exchange and the
only one allowing participants to clear and settle transactions within the
Gulf region. The Exchange has played a pioneering role in developing the
regional market for derivatives. DGCX is a Dubai Multi Commodities Centre
(Dubai Government) initiative in partnership with Financial Technologies
(India) Limited and Multi Commodity Exchange of India Limited (MCX). It is an
electronic commodity and currency derivatives exchange with 230 members from
across the globe, offering futures and options contracts covering the precious
metals, energy and currency sectors. For more information: www.dgcx.ae

SOURCE RTS Realtime Systems Group

Website: http://www.rtsgroup.net
Contact: FOR RTS: In Asia and the Middle East, Andy Woodhouse, RTS Realtime
Systems Pte. Ltd., +65 6595 0822, a.woodhouse@rtsgroup.net; or In the U.S. and
Europe, Ellen G. Resnick, Crystal Clear Communications, + 1 773.929.9292; +1
312.399.9295 (m), eresnick@crystalclearPR.com; or FOR DGCX: Madyan Jabr,
Manager - Communications & Marketing, DGCX, +971 (0)4 361 1614,
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