News (MsgType = B)

The News (B) message is intended for use as a general free format message between the broker and institution. The message contains flags to identify the news item's urgency and to allow sorting by subject company (symbol). The News record can be originated at either the broker or institution side.

Tag Field Name FIXML Req'd Comments
<Standard Message Header> Y MsgType = B
42 OrigTime N
61 Urgency N
46 RelatdSym N Can be repeated multiple times if message is related to multiple symbols.
33 LinesOfText Y
=> 58 Text Y Repeating field, number of instances defined in LinesOfText (33)
95 RawDataLength C
96 RawData C
<Standard Message Trailer> Y