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FIX to Trade Options


Financial Information eXchange (FIX) is a vendor-neutral standard message protocol that defines an electronic message exchange for communicating securities transactions between two parties. FIX is a standard format used today by a majority of U.S. firms in the optoins securities business.

Nasdaq supports the FIX protocol version 4.2, 4.1 and 4.0.

Technical Specifications can be accessed on the Options Specifications page.

Features: Supported Messages

Trading Options

  • Order entry, modify, cancel
  • Unsolicited messages (UM), including order status and execution reports


Connectivity Options


Technical Support

Technical Support