Technical Notice

FINRA NTF Unavailable February 3, 2017

February 2, 2017

The FINRA test facility (NTF) will be unavailable for testing all FINRA Multi Product Platform (MPP) facilities on Friday, February 3, 2017, from 1 p.m. E.T. through the end of the day.

This event will affect FINRA's Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine (TRACE), FINRA's Trade Reporting Facility (TRF) platform, and the OTC Reporting Facility (ORF). Trade report testing via CTCI, FIX, and the TRAQS Web application, API downloads and vendor feed dissemination from the test region will be affected during this time.

Note 1 - The FINRA production environment will not be affected during this time.

Note 2 - The internal NASDAQ TRF and NYSE TRF Exchange platform testing facilities will not be affected by the FINRA NTF outage during this time.

The FINRA test facility will be available again on Monday, February 6, 2017, for all FINRA MPP facilities.