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Tackling the Hot Topics: FIX Nordic Trading – article by Baymarkets

Tackling the Hot Topics: FIX Nordic Trading Briefing 2017 By Peter Fredriksson – CEO of Baymarkets Technology, Sweden Last month saw the return of the FIX Trading Community’s Nordic Trading Briefing to Sweden, the largest FIX event in the Nordics and now firmly established as a key date on the industry’s calendar. This year’s line-up...

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ISO Technical Management Board (ISO TMB) approves Jim Northey, FIX Global Technical Committee Co-chair representing the Americas, as the next TC 68 Chair- Linked In post

We learned last week that the ISO Technical Management Board (ISO TMB) that has approved Jim Northey, the FIX Global Technical Committee Co-chair representing the Americas, as the next ISO TC68 Chair.  Jim previously served seven years as FIX Americas Regional Committee Co-chair and was the initial Chair of the Global Derivatives Committee. Jim will serve as...

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MiFID II ‘Best Ex’ to Spread Globally – MarketsMedia article

The enhanced requirements to evidence best execution under new European Union regulations will spread to the US and Asia as clients will demand more detailed pre-trade and post-trade data. Under MiFID II, the regulations coming into force in the EU at the beginning of next year, an investment firm must take “all sufficient steps” to...

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Coming to a city near you soon – Linked In post

The FIX Trading Community is well known for its work in the world’s major financial centres and has been steadily working away in these regions with the aim to harmonise the financial industries globally. Events play a key role in our efforts to bring communities together, and this year has been busier than ever with...

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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...