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OptionsCity Expands Global Hosting Solution in London; Selects Interxion

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10 February 2014

Chicago, February 10, 2014 - OptionsCity, a leading provider of services, tools including pricing, risk management, execution and automated systems, today announced that it has selected Interxion to support the company’s expanding global hosting infrastructure by leveraging its European cloud- and carrier-neutral colocation data center services. OptionsCity’s offering in London marks the fourth component of its global solution, alongside previously launched facilities in New York, Chicago, Aurora, and Frankfurt.

OptionsCity Hosting, coupled with OptionsCity’s robust software platform, enables clients to quickly connect to major financial Exchanges around the world and provides reliable, low latency direct market access. The new offering includes both proximity and colocation hosting in strategic data center locations across the U.S. and Europe.

“Leveraging the connectivity at the Interxion data center in London, we are able to cut capital and operational costs while providing a seamless experience to our customers through a fully hosted solution.” said Rudy Fasouliotis, CIO of OptionsCity. “We selected Interxion based on proximity to equity and derivatives markets, low latency connectivity, and facility security.”

Doug Loewe, UK Managing Director, Interxion added: “This announcement further reinforces our position as the London data center of choice for the derivatives trading community. We recognize how vital it is for our customers to be able to access a wide range of reliable and secure connectivity providers to create direct access for their customers. The products and services offered by OptionsCity will be a great addition to our financial hub adding to already more than 10 Exchange access points and 100+ capital markets participants.”

OptionsCity Metro and OptionsCity Freeway are the company’s two core software offerings. Metro is a fully configurable electronic trading and market making platform that gives traders an intuitive interface with full control over trading and integrated risk management. Metro fully integrates with Freeway, OptionsCity’s multi-asset automated trading engine that offers traders and developers a complete automated developmental environment coupled with powerful execution capabilities.

To schedule a demo, please contact info@optionscity.com or call +1 312.605.4500.

About OptionsCity Software As developers of the award-winning flagship electronic trading and market-making platform, Metro, OptionsCity Software partners with global financial institutions and helps traders make markets and trade on the world's leading derivative markets with total control of trading, safety, and risk management since 2006. OptionsCity continues to innovate with the development of Freeway, a multi-asset automated trading platform designed to build, test, and deploy algorithms with micro-second execution. OptionsCity products are built with the power, speed and reliability that traders require to have full control over trading, safety, and risk management. OptionsCity is a certified Independent Software Vendor on leading global derivative exchanges and markets. For more information, please visit www.optionscity.com.

About Interxion Interxion (NYSE: INXN) is a leading provider of cloud and carrier-neutral colocation data centre services in Europe, serving a wide range of customers through 34 data centres in 11 European countries. Interxion’s uniformly designed, energy-efficient data centres offer customers extensive security and uptime for their mission-critical applications. With more than 500 Connectivity providers and 19 European Internet exchanges, Interxion has created cloud, content, finance and connectivity hubs that foster growing customer communities of interest. For more information, please visit www.interxion.com.

Contact: Mark Meadows Phone: 302-353-8258 Email: mark@propllr.com

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