• April 24, 2017

    Flyer Asks: Are You Ready for Bloomberg's FIX Changes?

    Flyer Asks: Are You Ready for Bloomberg’s FIX Changes? Bloomberg is implementing stricter FIX session security requirements that will affect you in response to the ever-increasing need for modern cybersecurity in  Many firms aren't Flyer  This year, all Bloomberg FIX sessions will be required to: Use TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption Authenticate through the use of certificates Use unique CompIDs across all Bloomberg…

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  • March 28, 2017

    Are you ready for T+2 Settlement?

    The SEC has announced that securities transactions in the United States, formerly settled T+3, must in most cases as of September 2017, settle at T+ The amended Rule 15c6-1(a) would prohibit a broker-dealer from effecting or entering into a contract for the purchase or sale of a security that provides for payment of funds and delivery of securities later than…

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  • March 15, 2017

    FIX Platform Migration: Getting Started

    We’ve discussed migrating FIX platforms before, but on a high This is part one of a longer series of articles covering the details and logistics of FIX What is the Business Driver? It’s rare to have a serious FIX initiative without some specific business FIX infrastructure is never upgraded just for the sake of it; in addition…

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  • March 13, 2017

    The Achilles Heel Of The Trading World

    You can take protective measures against cyber-attack and ensure that you are not the weakest link in the chain of trading The Achilles Heel Of The Trading World Flyer's CEO, Brian Ross, has published an article in Global Trading magazine, published by The article offers important insights and guidance on how your infrastructure can avoid being a target for cyber…

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  • February 28, 2017

    The eight components of a secure trading network

    Cybersecurity and FIX Cybersecurity as a field has evolved rapidly, even in the last six months, bringing dire predictions of major bank Finance has long relied on a small number of security measures, mostly focused on heavy security at the edges of the network ( perimeter security). Attackers today are They don’t target the walls: They hammer against…

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