Press Release

Stavanger, Norway/Stockholm, Sweden – 5th August 2020 – Tampnet Carrier and Nasdaq announce their partnership to launch an Ultra-Low Latency (ULL) fibre route between Stockholm and London. The route with market leading latency will be available commercially from December 1st.

“I am extremely pleased to present Nasdaq as our reseller on this unique ULL connection between Stockholm and London. Nasdaq is one of the most respected names within the financial markets and we are looking forward to serving customers within the financial markets and other latency-sensitive markets”, says Cato Lammenes, Managing Director Tampnet Carrier.

“As a global market operator and technology provider, efficient and low latency connections between our European hubs in Northern Europe and other financial centres around the world is critical, and we believe that this partnership will create an even better offering to all our clients across Europe extending our connectivity portfolio”, says Henrik Husman, Head of European Cash Equities, Nasdaq.

Stock exchange and gaming
The ULL route between Stockholm and London is one of several low and ultra-low latency tailored routes Tampnet offers in and out of the Nordics. These routes ensure market leading low latencies for the Nordic and European financial markets as well as the gaming industry and media and 5G that represent key markets for Tampnet Carrier.

Tailored routes and world class technology
Tampnet Carrier is continuously building and improving its international network, tailoring routes and selecting the best available technology to achieve market leading low latencies, highest availability and diversity. The company’s experience in mission and life critical oil & gas communications is replicated in the building and operation of the carrier network. Tampnet Carrier now aims to take on the role as the low-latency lead connecting customers to the Nordics.