News (MsgType = B, FIXML = News)

The news (B) message is 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 (B) message 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 @OrigTm N
61 Urgency @Urgency N
148 Headline @Headline Y Specifies the headline text
358 EncodedHeadlineLen @EncHeadlineLen C Must be set if EncodedHeadline (359) field is specified and must immediately precede it.
359 EncodedHeadline @EncHeadline C Encoded (non-ASCII characters) representation of the Headline (148) field in the encoded format specified via the MessageEncoding (347) field.
215 NoRoutingIDs Rtg C Required if any RoutingType (216) and RoutingIDs are specified. Indicates the number within repeating group.
=> 216 RoutingType @RtgTyp C Indicates type of RoutingID. Required if NoRoutingIDs (215) is > 0.
=> 217 RoutingID @RtgID C Identifies routing destination. Required if NoRoutingIDs (215) is > 0.
146 NoRelatedSym Inst N Specifies the number of repeating symbols (instruments) specified
=> <Instrument> C
555 NoLegs Leg N Number of legs. Identifies a Multi-leg Execution if present and non-zero.
=> <Instrument Leg> C Must be provided if Number of legs > 0
711 NoUnderlyings Undly N Number of underlyings
=> <Underlying Instrument> C Must be provided if Number of underlyings > 0
33 LinesOfText TxtLn Y Specifies the number of repeating lines of text specified
=> 58 Text @Txt Y Repeating field, number of instances defined in LinesOfText (33)
=> 354 EncodedTextLen @EncTxtLen C Must be set if EncodedText (355) field is specified and must immediately precede it.
=> 355 EncodedText @EncTxt C Encoded (non-ASCII characters) representation of the Text (58) field in the encoded format specified via the MessageEncoding (347) field.
149 URLLink @URL N A URL (Uniform Resource Locator) link to additional information (i.e. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uniform_Resource_Locator)
95 RawDataLength @RawDataLength C
96 RawData @RawData C
<Standard Message Trailer> Y