British businesses are recognising the benefits of super-fast broadband services, according a senior figure at BT.
BT's vice-president of global banking and financial markets, Andy Nicholson, explained that in the financial sector a reliable and fast broadband connection allowed for better access to data.
He commented: "Connectivity speed is now, more than ever, a critical factor for all major market centres across the globe.
"BT is confident in its ability to enhance the electronic trading environment through Radianz Ultra Access and provide users in London with a necessary competitive advantage."
BT recently launched a business bundle offering broadband and voice calls including to international numbers and mobiles for a fee of £30 per month.