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Fixed income trading focus | Beyond MiFID II – Best Execution article

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...

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Developments In The World Of FIX – Global Trading article

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...

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FIX Orchestra – Best Execution article

Anyone that has worked with the FIX Protocol will appreciate that, whilst it is a technical protocol, the human interaction in configuration, testing and certification of a FIX connection is absolutely vital. The protocol itself was borne out of a business need over 20 years ago by traders and technologists with an explicit requirement to...

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Industry Looks to Formalize FIX Ecosystem – Markets Media article

The English prose specifications published by the FIX Trading Community for its engine are being translated into mathematically precise language in order to encourage the industry to formalize the rules and algorithms that run increasingly complex financial markets. The FIX family of standards is run by the non-profit FIX Trading Community, whose members represent all...

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“There’s a large set of MiFID II requirements coming to the community, so it’s important to understand the FIX standards” Bobsguide article

Hanno Klein is Senior Vice President at Deutsche Börse Group which also provides the technology for Eurex, its main derivatives exchange. He joined the company in 1997 and worked in various positions and projects of strategic and operational nature in Germany and the USA. From 2001 to 2005, he served as Vice President of Deutsche...