Chicago, IL 60607, US
Information Technology Services
R2G is a managed services provider that offers proximity datacenter hosting and low-latency network connectivity to all the major US financial market centers.
R2G was founded around our core strengths in market data, exchange connectivity, and proximity datacenter hosting. We offer a very straightforward approach for managed leased systems or hosting client-provided equipment. Our experience in these areas allows us to create compelling services for our clients at utility level pricing.
The R2G cloud provides all market participants with ultralow latency, redundant, secure, and highly reliable connections to various financial destinations. R2G has direct connections to an extensive and ever growing list of financial community endpoints ranging from exchanges, dark pools, brokerage firms, and a wide variety of vendors. R2G provides trading participants with rapid, secure and highly reliable connections to every US stock, options, and futures exchange. Our Infrastructure as a Service (“IaaS”) offering enables our clients to link to an extensive financial community of more than 100 endpoints.
Products / Services
Infrastructure as a Service
Colocation: We offer datacenter hosting in each of the five major US financial datacenters
Content: We offer exchange provided financial market data, access to historical market data, news feeds, option volatility feeds, and consolidated complex option feeds.
Connectivity: We provide all market participants with ultralow latency, redundant, secure, and highly reliable connections to various financial destinations.
Managing Director Business Development
Stefano Durdic is a serial entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in financial markets.
Stefano was a co-founder of Speed Trading Partners, a proprietary trading group. He also co-founded RedSky Financial, a broker-dealer that was acquired by Investment Technology Group (ITG) in 2007. Prior to forming these two companies, Stefano worked for Bank of America in Frankfurt, Germany where he held the position of Managing Director for European Exchange Derivatives Trading.
He has served on the Board of Directors for Bank of America International. He is a former member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, the Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Board Options Exchange, Borsa Italiana, XETRA, and Eurex.