Dear Clearing Member,
With this Newsflash, Eurex Clearing would like to inform Clearing Members of the extended period in simulation to test the new FIXML Broker starting 16 April 2021.
As announced in Eurex Clearing circular 002/21, Eurex Clearing FIXML broker will be migrated from qpid C++ to qpid Java.
Clearing Members and ISVs are required to carry out the necessary implementation to support the new Java broker and encouraged to test their interfaces during the simulation period. When required, Clearing Members and ISVs need to upgrade the AMQP libraries used in their software to the latest available versions.
Please note that this change is part of C7 Release 7.1 which will be introduced on the following dates:
Simulation start: 10 May 2021 (FIXML Broker migration 16 April 2021)
Production start: 5 July 2021 (FIXML Broker migration on Saturday, 3 July 2021)
Focus Days in simulation for the FIXML Broker migration will be offered on the following dates:
All support documentation about C7 Releases is available on the Eurex Clearing website on our dedicated Initiatives page under the following link:
Specifically, please refer to the following documents which can be found under this path:
Support > Initiatives & Releases > C7 Releases > C7 Release 7.1 > System Documentation > Interfaces
If you have any further questions or comments, please send an e-mail to: email@example.com.
Your Client Services Team
All Clearing Members, Basic Clearing Members, Disclosed Direct Clients of Eurex Clearing AG and vendors
Front Office/Trading, Middle + Back Office, IT/System Administration
Eurex Clearing circular 002/21