Traders Magazine, May 2004
FIX Protocol *The FIX protocol is not going to win any popularity contests on the buyside, which appears to be in no hurry to start using it. The lack of consistency in FIX's deployment standard and the lack of connectivity are among the buyside's criticisms, according to an informal survey at TradeTech 2004. The institutional equity technology conference, which was held in Paris, found that these problems are also creating FIX skeptics among existing users.
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