FIX Post-Trade Group to Tackle Fixed Income, Equity Options

David Pearson, FIX Trading Community

Originally consisting only of buy-side representatives from the Americas, the post-trade group spawned an EMEA sibling a year ago that took input from the sell-side as well. Realizing they were in "fierce agreement" about the adoption of certain standards, they merged last week to form a new global group, co-chaired by Dave Tolman of Greenline Financial Technologies, Laura Craft of Traiana, and David Pearson of Fidessa, and consisting of 138 members.

The Americas group put out the original set o