24 Aug 2015


Market Data Connect provides connectivity to the DGCX market from Equinix via BSO.

Equinix’s London LD4 and LD5 data centres are considered the preferred colocation hub for key financial institutions and trading communities based in London. As demand increases for the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) cross connect, BSO is pleased to announce low-latency cross-connect access to the DGCX market from LD4 and LD5.

Key Offerings

  • Access to DGCX EOS Platform (primary site), market data feed and FIX gateways

  • Fast, reliable and scalable connectivity

  • Access from LD5 through “campus cross-connect” to the LD4 data centre

  • Maximum service uptime through diversified last mile connectivity (BSO’s Metro Ethernet)

  • Competitive 12-month service contract


  • End to End: 113.5ms RTD*

  • SLA PoP to PoP: 118ms RTD* / 140.5ms RTD*

*Latencies correct as of 24/08/2015



  • Bandwidth: 2 Mbps

  • Payment options: Monthly and one-off annual payments are available. Installation is free of charge.

  • Contract term: 1 year

  • Cross connect at Equinix data centre: as applied by Equinix

  • Layer 3 solution

Application Procedure & Lead Time

The service will be live within four weeks of order placement with BSO.
Please note: Cross connect order will typically take five working days.

Find out more about BSO Market Data Connect.


The company was founded in 2004 and serves the world’s largest financial institutions. BSO is a global pioneering infrastructure and connectivity provider, helping over 600 data-intensive businesses across diverse markets, including financial services, technology, energy, e-commerce, media and others. BSO owns and provides mission-critical infrastructure, including network connectivity, cloud solutions, managed services and hosting, that are specific and dedicated to each customer served.

The company’s network comprises 240+ PoPs across 33 markets, 50+ cloud on-ramps, is integrated with all major public cloud providers and connects to 75+ on-net internet exchanges and 30+ stock exchanges. The team of experts works closely with customers in order to create solutions that meet the detailed and specific needs of their business, providing the latency, resilience and security they need regardless of location.

BSO is headquartered in Ireland, and has 11 offices across the globe, including London, New York, Paris, Dubai, Hong Kong and Singapore. Access our website and find out more information: www.bso.co