FIX 5.0 : News <B> message

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The news message is a general free format message between the broker and institution. The message contains flags to identify the news item's urgency and to allow sorting by subject company (symbol). The News message can be originated at either the broker or institution side.


Tag Field Name Req'd Comments
<MessageHeader> Y MsgType <35> = B
42 OrigTime N
61 Urgency N
148 Headline Y Specifies the headline text
358 EncodedHeadlineLen N Must be set if EncodedHeadline field is specified and must immediately precede it.
359 EncodedHeadline N Encoded (non-ASCII characters) representation of the Headline field in the encoded format specified via the MessageEncoding field.
Component Block - <RoutingGrp> N Required if any RoutingType and RoutingIDs are specified. Indicates the number within repeating group.
Component Block - <InstrmtGrp> N Specifies the number of repeating symbols (instruments) specified
Component Block - <InstrmtLegGrp> N Number of legs. Identifies a Multi-leg Execution if present and non-zero.
Component Block - <UndInstrmtGrp> N Number of underlyings
Component Block - <LinesOfTextGrp> Y Specifies the number of repeating lines of text specified
149 URLLink N A URL (Uniform Resource Locator) link to additional information (i.e.
95 RawDataLength N
96 RawData N
<MessageTrailer> Y


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