Changes to TRACE Reporting System and Test Facility Availability
On Monday, April 9, 2012, FINRA will implement changes to the Trade Reporting and Quotation Service (TRAQS) software. These changes will affect both securitized products and corporate and agency debt transactions.
In addition, FINRA plans to enhance the Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine (TRACE) test facility (NTF) on April 9, 2012. The facility will not be available that day to test trade reporting via CTCI, FIX and the TRAQS Web application; API data downloads; and BTDS and ATDS trade dissemination. TRACE NTF will be available again on Tuesday, April 10, 2012.
FINRA is making general processing changes to:
Changes to the TRAQS website will:
Note: For Securitized Products RPGU data is not available prior to February 3, 2012.
FINRA will update the Securitized Products and Corporate and Agency Debt Secure Web User Guides to reference these changes.
For questions, please send an email to FINRA Product Management or call (866) 899-2107.