OnixS have updated the OnixS directConnect: Cboe CFE Market Data Handler and Order Routing Handler direct market access solutions for Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe) CFE market participants...
A key benefit in usage of the OnixS directConnect venue specific implementations is the forward migration path service level - meaning that when the venue updates the APIs then the OnixS releases are also updated to support the new APIs, and the updated implementations are available to existing users within the scope of the existing license.
The OnixS directConnect: Cboe CFE solutions are C++ software components (libraries) that provide ultra-low latency access to the Cboe CFE BATS technology APIs.
The OnixS Cboe CFE solutions include:
OnixS directConnect: Cboe CFE Multicast PITCH Market Data Handler is a C++ software component (library) providing ultra-low latency access to CBOE Multicast PITCH protocol API. It supports the BATS technology Multicast PITCH protocol as used by the BATS US Equities and Options exchanges, with the addition of CFE specific messages.
OnixS directConnect: Cboe CFE FIX Order Entry and FIX Drop Handler is a tested and certified package of the OnixS low latency FIX Engine implementations with CFE specific FIX dialect and reference implementation source samples. It provides an out-of-the-box solution for access to CFE using the FIX 4.2 protocol for FIX order entry and drop-copies.
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