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FIX Trading Community: Shaping the Future of Trading

EP273 - EP276 Released

FIX GTC has released four new Extension Packs, including digital asset trading

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A browser-based application that allows to interactively select a subset of an Orchestra XML file

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Interactive Web browser based reference for the FIX Protocol specification

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FIX Family of Standards

Specifications and resources to help understand and use the
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FIX Trading Community Global Events Schedule 2023

FIX Trading Community News

Canadian Annual Derivatives Conference Summary Jun 2023

Laurence Jones FIX Americas Regional Director FIX recently attended the Canadian Annual Derivatives Conference, Canada’s leading derivatives conference which is a 1-day event held in Montreal, Canada. Hosted by TMX, the event had an agenda full of industry-relevant topics covering trading & execution, digital assets, regulatory drivers as well as changes to interest rates in the Canadian market. Add in...

MiFID II: Rebundling research will not increase demand for UK SMEs

Rebecca Healey, Managing Partner at Redlap Consulting, discussed with Shanny Basar at Markets Media why rebundling research will not result in a significant increase in SME coverage – a view uninamoulsy shared by panellists at this year’s FIX EMEA Conference. According to Rebecca, the lack of investor appetite in small and mid-cap UK companies remains the core issue and this...

SFM Interview: FIX developments for securities lending and repo – T+1 and end-to-end automation

Laurence Jones, Americas Regional director of FIX, and Steve Kelly, director at CME Group and co-chair of the FIX Global Post Trade Committee share insights with Anna Reitman at Securities Finance Monitor on how the move to T+1 settlement for US cash equities, corporate debt, and unit investment trusts is reshaping the industry and securities finance. They also explore how...

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Updated News from the FIX Trading Community

CAT Implementations

Guidance for CAT Implementations – FIX and FIF members collaborated to provide guidance for firms implementing CAT NMS Plan (Phase 2A-Equities) CAT-FIX...

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FIX Extension Packs

Recent extensions to the protocol, initiated by working groups, have completed Global Technical Committee review and approval and have been published on...

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FIX Orchestra

FIX Orchestra was conceived as machine readable rules of engagement between counterparties. Orchestra is intended to cut time to onboard counterparties and...

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The Market Model Typology (MMT) was developed to provide data standardization across financial markets.  The latest version of MMT delivers efficient operational...

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