Taking low latency to the next level and rolling out in Asia: Vela Trading’s Ahmed Heikal

Suzanne Cosgrove

Suzanne Cosgrove

Contributing Editor

Vela Trading Product Manager Ahmed Heikal sat down with John Lothian News at FIA Expo 2019 to discuss some of the tech company’s latest initiatives, including the low-latency Ticker Plant appliance with FPGA card that he described as a plug-and-play market access solution for clients. Looking to 2020, Heikal talked about plans to aggressively expand Vela’s points of presence in the APAC region and why he’s closely watching the liberalization of China’s markets.

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