• May 23, 2017

    Asia Pacific Trading Summit 2017: Takeaways

    Asia Pacific Trading Summit 2017: Takeaways The 15th annual Asia Pacific Trading Summit occurred in Hong Kong this past week, and Flyer was The focus was on MiFID II, geopolitics, the continuing rise of China, and trading Our product manager - Brandon DeCoster - sat on the Technical Breakout Session alongside Daniel Shek (Bloomberg), Damian Bierman (Portware), Lisa…

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  • May 17, 2017

    Hacks Put Focus on Cybersecurity in Finance

    Cybersecurity came into sharp focus last week with an unprecedented ransomware attack affecting more than 150 Characterized as “the biggest ransomware attack ever” by Europol spokesman Jan Op Gen Oorth, it has yet to run its course and has affected operations across a wide range of Before this attack, the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission wisely proposed…

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  • 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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