Sassan Danesh, Co-Chair, OTC Products Committee, FIX Trading Community outlines what he sees are the priorities for buyside global heads of trading in a post-MiFID II landscape. With preparation for MiFID II now well and truly underway, this article looks at three trends that will likely pre-occupy buyside trading desks in 2018 once MiFID II implementation is out of the...
Welcome to the New FIX Trading Website
Welcome to the new FIX Trading Community website. With the help of members, we have looked to develop a site that uses widely used software allowing us to be self-sufficient and efficient in the future. The website acts as our face to, not only the FIX Trading Community, but the wider industry and we have listened to feedback and implemented a website that we believe users will find performs well and is intuitive and easy to use. Some of the main features include:
- Intuitive and easy to navigate platform
- Clean webpages built with WordPress
- Commonly used applications and plug-ins
- Discourse plug-in for discussion forums
- User login through SSO allowing access to all apps with one login
The new site has been designed by members for members. The aim is to provide the Community with a platform for years to come. We hope you enjoy the experience and we welcome your feedback – firstname.lastname@example.org or please feel free to post in the discussion forums.
FIX Trading Community: Shaping the Future of Trading
FIX in the News
On 29th June, the FIX Trading Community held its summer London regional event kindly hosted by BNP Paribas, bringing together market participants to debate hot topics affecting the industry. And of course, there is nothing more pressing at the moment than the looming MiFID II deadline. The evening started off with an update from some of the FIX MiFID II...
Now that Quarter 1 is ticked off the calendar, of course the countdown continues in earnest to January 2018 and the go-live date for MiFID II compliance. Read more hereNow that Quarter 1 is ticked off the calendar, of course the countdown continues in earnest to January 2018 and the go-live date for MiFID II compliance. The FIX MiFID working...
SBE has led to both a technical and an organizational revolution for FIX and is increasingly being adopted throughout the financial industry. For the full story, please click here.