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2 Apr 2012
Wharf T&T Joins HKEx Hosting Services Ecosystem Initiative as a Founding Member

Hong Kong - April 2, 2012 - Wharf T&T, a leading telecommunications and ICT service provider in Hong Kong, today announced that Wharf T&T has joined the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) Hosting Services Ecosystem Initiative as one of the Founding Members. Wharf T&T is glad to participate in this Programme. We will work together with HKEx and members of this programme to create a unique Ecosystem that will ultimately lower trading costs while enhancing communications and electronic trade lifecycle capabilities of the marketplace.

Ryan Wuebbels, Head of Relationship Management for HKEx, said, "We welcome Wharf T&T into the Hosting Services Founding Member Programme and look forward to the information and communications technology (ICT) capabilities that Wharf T&T will bring to our Hosting Services Ecosystem."

Our experience in HKEx SDNet backbone enhancement project, our appointment as an accredited Securities and Derivatives Network (SDNet/2) service provider entrusted by HKEx and the recent participation in the HKEx Hosting Services Founding Members Programme as a founding member will further extend our cooperation with HKEx and their hosting customers. Wharf T&T is committed to providing secure, reliable and lowest-latency connections to market data vendors, stock exchanges or other electronic trading platforms users for their information access and trading needs.

About Wharf T&T
Backed by the state-of-the-art fully fibre-optic network, Wharf T&T is a leading ICT service provider in Hong Kong. Wharf T&T strictly focuses on enabling customers' businesses with one-stop-shop ICT services ranging from basic to the most sophisticated customised solutions. Wharf T&T possesses the best-of-breed optical fibre network and system integration capabilities, enabling a full range of professional ICT solutions encompassing voice, data, conferencing, email messaging, web-building and hosting, IT security, network solution and integration, application implementation, data centre, business continuity and disaster recovery services. In 2010, Wharf T&T committed to an additional HK$1 billion "+Enterprise Network" ("+EN") investment project to enhance its fixed network infrastructure and provide "Fibre-to-the-Desk" (FTTD) ultra-high speed broadband services to Hong Kong business customers, pioneering the development of subscription-based IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS) applications covering security, web-building, unified communications, email solution, e-marketing, cloud-based backup and storage solutions. For more information, please visit www.wharftt.com.

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