FIX Adapter System Administration

FACT: How to add a hidden XML configuration option

By default, TT FIX Adapter hides tags specific to the MiFID II regulations. If a TT FIX Adapter needs to support MiFID II regulations, you can enable the tags by updating the XML configuration file for the TT FIX Adapter.

How to support MiFID II compliance for TT FIX Adapter

To enable MiFID II support:

  1. Open the tt\config\adapternameAdapter.xml file in a text editor.
  2. Add the following line to the end of the XML file:
    <fa:HiddenOptions>
        <fa:HiddenOption>mifid=enabled</fa:HiddenOption>
    </fa:HiddenOptions>
    
  3. Save the file, and restart TT FIX Adapter.

How to support MiFID II compliance for a Drop Copy TT FIX Adapter

If you want Drop Copy TT FIX Adapters to be able to receive the following drop copy order messages:

  • New Order Single (D)
  • New Order Cancel Request (F)
  • Order Cancel/Replace Request (G)

To enable MiFID II support for these messages:

  1. Open the tt\config\adapternameAdapter.xml file in a text editor.
  2. Add the following line to the end of the XML file:
    <fa:HiddenOptions>
        <fa:HiddenOption>mifid=enabled_with_compliance_feed</fa:HiddenOption>
    </fa:HiddenOptions>
    
  3. Save the file, and restart TT FIX Adapter.