FIX Engine and Direct Market Access
SDK Solutions

for mission critical trading infrastructure and application frameworks

OnixS Specialist Software

We provide Direct Market Access (DMA) Software Development Kits (SDKs) for mission critical trading infrastructure and application frameworks. Our SDKs are fully supported and designed to enable developers to quickly integrate market data feeds, order entry APIs, and post trade feeds into trading and application frameworks.


Our Products

directConnect Expand / collapse

A suite of venue specific calibrated and certified native protocol and FIX protocol Market Data Handler, Order Routing, Trade Capture and Drop Copy SDK solutions.

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FIX Engines Expand / collapse

Our FIX Engine products are ultra low latency FIX Protocol .NET / C#, C++ and Java SDK implementations to FIX-enable applications and execution/order management systems.

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FIX Support & Tools Expand / collapse

Our utilities, reference and support tools include the SBE Codec, the FIX Analyser for development and operational support of FIX Protocol infrastructure, and the online OnixS FIX Dictionary for FIX Protocol reference.

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Why choose OnixS?

OnixS provides easy to use Direct Market Access (DMA) SDK solutions enabling proprietary trading groups, commodity and energy trading firms, application ISVs, investment banks and exchanges to save time and money in the build and ongoing maintenance of trading systems and application frameworks

  • Offered on a low-cost fully-supported subscription basis

  • High-performance multi-platform implementations

  • Minimises the cost of deploying critical trading infrastructure

  • Fast-start to FIX-enable trading, order management and risk management systems

Insights : OnixS

News, views and technical updates from across the industry


What is Direct Market Access (DMA)

12 April, 2021

Direct Market Access (DMA) is the common term used to define the physical connectivity and programmatic access supporting the ability to interact ...

Prepare now, ahead of the launch of ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD)

3 March, 2021

The recent ICE announcements about the planned launch of ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD) in March 2021, are creating trading interest amongst OnixS ICE ...

From Click Trading to Algorithmic - the Spectrum of Trading Platform Sophistication

17 February, 2021

Where do you sit on the trading sophistication spectrum? Not all trading platforms are alike. There is a spectrum of levels of trading platform ...

BrokerTec EU and BrokerTec US Markets Are Now Live on CME Globex

3 February, 2021

After the CME Group acquisition of NEX in November 2018, BrokerTec EU and BrokerTec US Markets are now live on the CME Globex platform.

Considerations for Deploying FIX Engine SDKs in the Cloud or Private Data Centres

19 November, 2020

In the Cloud or private data centres? What considerations do you need to make when deploying FIX Engine SDKs across different infrastructures?

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Free 30 day evaluation

Our objective is to provide you with ready to use evaluation SDK download distributions for market access solutions that are specific to your target venue and code base.

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