NYSE Euronext are a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of innovative trading technologies, NYSE Euronext (NYX) is the holding company and the first cross-border exchange group created by the combination of NYSE Group, Inc. and Euronext N.V., on April 4, 2007. The Company’s exchanges located in Europe and the United States trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income, and exchange-traded products. With approximately 8,000 listed issues (excluding European Structured Products) from more than 55 countries, NYSE Euronext’s equities markets—the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE Amex, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca—represent one-third of the worlds equities trading and the most liquidity of any global exchange group.
As the NYSE Euronext London video agency our brief was to help demonstrate to customers and partners the benefits of the Basildon data center.
“We are very pleased to finish the migration of our European markets to our new state-of-the-art data center in Basildon,” said Dominique Cerutti, President and Deputy CEO, NYSE Euronext. “The data centers in Basildon, UK and Mahwah, US, are the center-piece of our vision for the future of global markets. They offer our customers a unique combination of high-performance market access, financial technology solutions and market data services and show how we plan to innovate capital markets and empower traders worldwide.”
This project provided the interesting challenge of integrating graphics with moving video footage, thus requiring a number of different platforms to motion-track footage, resolve camera moves, construct and render graphics, and finally composite on the original ‘video plates’. Sweeping jib shots in the data centre allowed us to get some movement into the shots and bring the idea of dynamic data flows to life.