FIX Business Practices are produced to address topics relating to business processes or best practices where not relating directly to the usage or implementation of FIX Standards.

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Asia Pacific Equities IOI Charter

425.32 KB 37 downloads December 10, 2020
A collective of industry associations, ASIFMA, Quorum 15, Asia TraderForum, the FIX...

Shanghai/Hong Kong Connect: ASIFMA & FIX Trading Community Implementation Guide

513.94 KB 597 downloads April 10, 2015
Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, also known as Mutual Market Access or the "through...

    Data & Analytics


    FPL Recommended Standards for the Consolidation of Trade Reports and Market Data in Europe

    727.60 KB 558 downloads February 6, 2017
    This document details the recommended standards for the consolidation of trade reports...

    TCA Best Practices for Equities_including IA comments

    1.03 MB 533 downloads January 20, 2017
    Further refines ongoing TCA requirements across asset classes. The common goal is...

    TCA Best Practices for Equities

    1.04 MB 1000 downloads January 21, 2014
    Develops industry-wide terminology and methodology for Equities, from pre-trade to...

      Risk Management


      Recommended Risk Control Guidelines (2012)

      306.50 KB 510 downloads January 1, 2012
      Provides information around risk management and encourage firms to incorporate best...



        FIX Execution Venue Reporting Best Practice Guidelines

        439.75 KB 1614 downloads July 22, 2020
        Defines the usage expectations for the FIX fields that describe the final destination...