FIX 4.2 : Trading Session Status Request <g> message

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The Trading Session Status Request <g> is used to request information on the status of a market. With the move to multiple sessions occurring for a given trading party (morning and evening sessions for instance) there is a need to be able to provide information on what product is trading on what market.

The Trading Session Status Request <g> message can be used to inquire the trading status of a trading party. The Trading Session Status message can be used to subscribe to updates to the status of a trading session by setting the RequestType <263> field to 1.

To list the securities available during a particular trading session, see the SecurityDefinitionRequest <c> message.


Tag Field Name Req'd Comments
<MessageHeader> Y MsgType <35> = g
335 TradSesReqID Y

Must be unique, or the ID of previous Market Data Request <V> to disable if SubscriptionRequestType <263> ='2' (Disable previous Snapshot + Updates Request).

336 TradingSessionID N

Trading Session for which status is being requested

338 TradSesMethod N

Method of trading

339 TradSesMode N

Trading Session Mode

263 SubscriptionRequestType Y
<MessageTrailer> Y


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