FIX EMEA Trading Conference – Going Virtual, Going Global

  London, New York, Hong Kong, 9th July 2020: FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, announced today that the annual EMEA Trading Conference scheduled for the 18th of September 2020 will be delivered in an immersive virtual format. During these challenging times with respect to COVID-19, the safety of our community...

FIX Trading Community Execution Venue Reporting Recommended Practices

London, New York, Hong Kong, 29 June 2020: FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, announced today an updated release of the Execution Venue Reporting Recommended Practice Guidelines. Originally produced by the FIX Trading Community Global Buy Side Committee to address inconsistencies in brokers’ execution venue reporting on fills and the nature...

FIX Trading Community Collaborates with Trade Associations at FIX EMEA London March 2020

Including AFME, AIMA, BVI, EDMA, EFAMA, EVIA, IA, ICMA, and SSDA London, New York, Hong Kong, 7 November 2019: FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, today announced that the FIX EMEA Trading Conference on 12th March 2020 will be held in association with a number of Trade Associations for the second...

Asia Pacific – HK SFC consent to allow facilitation trades – Recommended Practices

In February 2018 the HK SFC published a circular specifying that prior consent was required from clients before facilitation trades could be executed by HK licensed firms. The recommended practice document represents the proposed solution for facilitation trade consent.  Please click here to access the document.

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 with the FIX Orchestra Working...

FIX Trading Community expands its presence into Post-Trade Processing

Responding to industry calls for further standardisation London, New York, Hong Kong, July 24th 2019: FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, today announced the launch of a new set of message types to further support periodic future payment management in the post-trade space. The process for periodic payments and cash flow...

FIX Trading Community Collaborates with the Investment Association at the 2019 London EMEA Trading Conference

London, New York, Hong Kong, 6thMarch 2019:FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, today announced it is partnering with the Investment Association (IA) for the EMEA Trading Conference on 14thMarch 2019. This year’s conference for the first time, is also being held in association with a number of Trade Associations, including The...

FIX Trading Community Announces Verena Ross, Executive Director of ESMA, as Keynote Speaker for London EMEA Trading Conference

FIX Trading Community Announces Verena Ross, Executive Director of ESMA, as Keynote Speaker for London EMEA Trading Conference With agenda topics on Brexit, Equity, Fixed Income, Data, Executing in the new market eco structure and more London, New York, Hong Kong, 18February 2019:FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, today announced Verena...

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, please contact the Program Office...

FIX Trading Community Collaborates with Trade Associations for the London EMEA Trading Conference in March 2019

FIX Trading Community Collaborates with Trade Associations for the London EMEA Trading Conference in March 2019 Including AFME, ICMA, EDMA and BVI London, New York, Hong Kong, 18 December 2018:FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, today announced that the EMEA Trading Conference on 14thMarch 2019 will be held in association with...

Call for Participation – New FIX Working Groups

The FIX Trading Community is pleased to announce the development of a number of different working groups under the FIX Trading Community umbrella.  If you wish to be added as a participant on any of these, please respond to the FIX Program Office (fix@fixtrading.org) indicating which groups are of interest to you and/or your colleagues.* Repo Working Group – To...

GTC Blog

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD – Simple Binary Encoding (SBE) V2.0 RC2 – Version 2.0 template extension mechanism was enhanced to allow adding of repeating groups and variable-length data elements to both the root of a message as well as nested within a repeating group without breaking decoders informed by older version of a message schema. Please click here to view the...