FIX Performance: Mechanisms, Measurements, and Management

Learn more about the FIX (Financial Information Exchange) protocol and how it is used to optimize trade plant and order lifecycle performance.

The FIX protocol forms the backbone of communication between buy-side firms, sell-side brokers, market-makers, exchanges, ECNs, market-data providers, and anyone participating in electronic trading. Even in areas where it has been superseded by other trading protocols, FIX often remains the de facto data model for many of its replacements.

Accordingly, the monitoring and performance of electronic financial markets transactions over FIX is critical to attain and assure optimal transaction and trading performance.

Download this technical ebook for insight into mechanisms and best practices for monitoring and tuning trading performance.