Technical Notice

TRACE Data Changes: New Software Release Date

May 21, 2012

FINRA has changed the software release date for the updated Agency Debt Trade Dissemination (ATDS) and Bond Trade Dissemination Service (BTDS) data feeds and the Web API Specifications for Corporate and Agency Debt and Securitized Products File Downloads to Monday, July 30, 2012. FINRA previously announced that it is updating the software to provide additional fixed income market reference data and to improve process tracking capabilities.

Users wishing to continue processing the data streams and files must be prepared to accept these changes in production beginning July 30, 2012.


FINRA plans to support user testing for the changes and will issue test details in the near future via a separate announcement.

Please contact FINRA Product Management or call (866) 899-2107 with questions about this notice.