European buy-side firms slow to get their Fix


The Financial Information Exchange (Fix) protocol is not a new phenomenon in the financial services industry. In fact its roots can be traced back to the early nineties, when Salomon Brothers and Fidelity designed a ‘simple’ electronic exchange network for communicating details of securities transactions between the two institutions. But although the business benefits of using Fix are well documented, European buy-side firms have been slow to adopt the protocol. By Richard Hooke

The Fix prot

To continue reading...

You must be signed in to use this feature.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: