Industry wants to avoid the emergence of multiple identifiers and is worried ISINs will not be adopted globally for derivatives
Derivatives trade identifiers to leverage off cryptographic hashes
Future of alternatives in doubt as ISINs integrate Isda taxonomy
Swap reforms see messaging standards collide
Trading Technologies (TT) has signed a partnership with retail trading software supplier NinjaTrader, allowing it to provide access to its exchange gateways to the retail market-place for the first time.
Zapping bad trades or just knowing about them when they occur is a high priority at UBS Investment Bank.
The International Swaps and Derivatives Association and messaging service provider Fix Protocol have formed a joint working group to share information on the development of their respective FpML and Fix messaging standards.
LONDON - One would be forgiven for thinking that Financial Products Mark-up Language (FpML) is another information exchange standard that has been superseded or has simply run out of steam, given the protocol's low media profile in the wake of the…
In a post-Rusnak era, operational risk management is a high priority. Could the Financial Information eXchange messaging standard provide a safety net?
To better manage exposures, the firm realized traffic running through its electronic trading network had to be monitored in real time.
Baring Asset Management is doing something that a lot of trade order management vendors and market analysts wish the rest of the financial world would do: after implementing a new third-party order management system to replace its older in-house system,…
The future OMSs will include a stronger fixed income role and maybe even middle- and back-office functions like confirmations and allocations.
Buy-side firms are continuing their ‘wait-and-see’ approach when it comes to implementing the Fix protocol to support their fixed-income businesses, according to Fix Protocol Limited (FPL).
Fidelity Investments - a financial information exchange (Fix) pioneer for equities trading - is extending the connectivity protocol to support fixed-income trading for sell-side counterparties.
With large firms now juggling dozens of FIX connections, industry organizations and vendors are trying to soothe the protocol’s first set of growing pains.
Connections sometimes fail. Having a plan for monitoring message flow can be key to STP.
A new FIX (Financial Information eXchange) specification, version 4.3, has been released that can support fixed income and collective investment vehicles like mutual funds and unit trusts, plus offer more comprehensive coverage for general derivative,…