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Post Post-Trade Confirmation Payments

The post trade working group has recently worked to address the heavily manual and fragmented process for periodic payments and cash flow operations management.  Through a collaborative effort with industry participants working  group members produced recommended practices and submitted extensions to the FIX Protocol.  Please click here to view the recommended practices and here to...

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MOST (Monitoring, On-boarding and Software Testing) Working Group

MOST working group will focus on developing recommended practices for monitoring, on-boarding and software testing of FIX related financial applications, as well as, develop technical guidelines to measure quality and reliability of platforms. The group seeks specialists primarily involved in technology with skills in software development, monitoring, onboarding and testing. Additionally, the group will collaborate...

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Consolidated Tape Working Group

The EU and ESMA are keen on pursuing the creation of a consolidated tape.  ESMA has produced a consultation document which poses a number of questions around the provision of a consolidated tape and the technical standards that could be adopted. The first task for this working group will be to formulate a response to...

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Brexit Working Group – Call for Participation

We are pleased to announce the development of a new FIX Brexit Working Group to assist FIX members and other industry participants to prepare for the challenges posed by the United Kingdom leaving the European Union.  The details on the scope of the group follow below. If you are interested in joining this working group,...

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GTC Blog

Read the GTC Blog for updates on the Global Technical Committee efforts, technical initiatives and technical standards development.  

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MMT

The Market Model Typology (MMT) was developed to provide data standardization across financial markets.  The latest version of MMT delivers efficient operational solutions for fulfilling trade flagging requirements raised in MiFID II RTS1 and RTS2. Click here to view more details regarding the MMT standard.

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FIX/FIF CAT Initiative

In an effort to address the SEC adopted Rule 613 which requires national securities exchanges and SROs to submit a Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) with the respect to the trading of NMS securities, FIX has collaborated with the Financial Information Forum (FIF) to assist firms with their CAT implementations. Please click here to view the...

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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 improve accuracy of implementations.  Please click here for more details regarding FIX Orchestra. FIX Orchestra GitHub page enables users to post issues or pull requests for the next release candidate.  Users may also...