BTS Partners with FPGA Provider to Introduce BTS Spark Powered By Celoxica

In preparation for FIA Expo, we are excited to announce a partnership with Celoxica, a Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) market access company, to bring you BTS Spark Powered by Celoxica.

Our joint efforts will result in far less market data jitter though lower, deterministic latencies and superior overall trading performance. The offering also includes a low latency spreader and a front-end User Interface with API access. Written in C++ for minimal latency, the solution can be collocated on private or shared servers.

While researching FPGA providers, we were most impressed with Celoxica’s well-regarded position in the market. We recognized their solution's performance advantages and breadth of market coverage, including 65 major venues, as a perfect fit. Ensuring the most predictable market data for algorithmic and automated trading; Celoxica provides normalized data structure to trading applications with a single API integration.

“We are pleased to work with Celoxica, who shares our commitment to engineering excellence. Expanding our market connectivity under this partnership significantly broadens our potential market,” said Taha Afzal, Managing Partner at Blue Trading Systems. “Our hardware-accelerated version of BTS Spark was built to answer futures traders’ calls for a solution that better serves their needs. We expect it to become popular very quickly.”

“We look to partner with first rate technology providers such as Blue Trading Systems to bring enhanced solutions to the market,” said Kevin O’Connor, VP Sales, North America at Celoxica. “And with Celoxica now powering BTS Spark, we can combine best of breed products to deliver a truly unique Futures trading platform either directly to clients, or via a fully managed service.”

We will be showcasing BTS Spark at FIA Expo Booth 1013 and invite you to visit us for a demo. Built from the ground up to meet today’s demanding markets, BTS Spark offers a consistently fast platform with a robust futures functionality interface. We look forward to introducing you to our new solution for futures traders and the accelerated version powered by Celoxica.

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