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Date Title Project
06 Jun 2017 Small and Mid Cap Securities Trading in Auction Mode General expand
Executive summary:

IF20170606CA
With effect from 19 June 2017, Euronext will reconfigure the trading pattern of small and mid-cap securities that trade in auction mode.


31 May 2017 OPTIQ Phase 2 - Order Entry Gateway new session fee scheme now available Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF170531 CA
Euronext is pleased to announce the new fee scheme for Cash order entry sessions, to be implemented with Phase 2 of the Optiq migration: Cash Order Entry Gateways (OEG) and Matching Engine (ME).


26 May 2017 Optiq market data gateway (MDG): dress rehearsals confirmed and test environment update Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF20170526CADE
Euronext is pleased to announce details regarding the dress rehearsals scheduled for 3 June, 10 June, 17 June 2017 and an additional test date now offered on 8 July 2017, as well as an update regarding the test environment status.


15 May 2017 Delayed opening of warrants and certificates markets on 15 May 2017 Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20170515CA
On Monday 15 May 2017, due to a market data issue, the opening auction for Warrants & Certificates was delayed. Trading resumed at 10:00 CET.


11 May 2017 Bond trading fees implementation of house order fees and extension of ims fee programme Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20170511CA
Effective 1 June 2017, Euronext is introducing two changes to its fees for bond trading on its Regulated Markets: (I) an order fee for ‘house’ account orders with a nominal size below €40,000 on bonds in continuous trading and (II) a change to the eligibility criteria for the IMS Fee programme following its introduction last year.


28 Apr 2017 “User Choice” Clearing Optionality Update On Cash Equity Markets On 2 May 2017 Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20170428CA
The optional trade execution copy message, which informs the order issuer of the Central Counterparty (CCP) to which the transaction was sent, will be available from Tuesday 2 May 2017.


28 Apr 2017 OPTIQ Market Data Gateway (MDG): Production environment now available for connectivity testing MiFID II/MiFIR, Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF170428 CADE - Euronext is pleased to announce that the Optiq MDG Production environment is now open for technical connectivity testing. The configuration details are also now available in machine-readable XML format, and clients are encouraged to begin connectivity testing to the new MDG Production multicast channels as soon as possible.


25 Apr 2017 Planned Launch of Euronext Block General, MiFID II/MiFIR expand
Executive summary:

IF20170425CA
Euronext is launching a new block trading MTF called Euronext Block. The platform will be based on AX Trading’s technology and will be owned and operated by Euronext. Market participants across Europe will be able to execute blocks in a trusted environment that bridges the gap between human, high-touch trading and electronic, low-touch execution. The platform is scheduled to go live in Production on 10 July 2017, subject to regulatory approval. 


13 Apr 2017 Optiq market data gateway (MDG) physical EUA environment update and MIFID II derivatives test availability MiFID II/MiFIR, Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF20170413CADE
Bundle 4.1 functionalities will be available for testing as of 13 April 2017 on the Optiq MDG P-EUA environment. The V-EUA environment for MiFID II derivatives Common Customer Gateway (CCG) and Universal Trading Platform (UTP-D) will be available for testing as of 10 May 2017.   


10 Apr 2017 Trading Platform Access Agreement Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF170410 CADE OPTIQ- Euronext presents the new Trading Platform Access Agreement (“TPAA”) with enhanced features to reflect Optiq® and MiFID II requirements. This TPAA replaces the current Trading Platform Agreement. The TPAA will be made available to Euronext Cash members on April 10, 2017. During the first sign-off period Euronext Cash Members will need to return a signed copy of the TPAA before the Go Live of Optiq® OEG ME.


10 Apr 2017 Extension of the liquidity provider programme for the AEX-index® and CAC 40® exchange for physicals Products expand
Executive summary:

IF20170410CADE_1
This Info-Flash informs members of the extension of the Euronext Liquidity Provider Programme for the AEX-Index® and CAC 40® Exchange for Physicals (EFPs) and invites members to apply to participate. The extension will remain in place until the close of business on 28 February 2018.


04 Apr 2017 Euronext’s APA/ARM Services: New opening Date on the External User Acceptance Platform MiFID II/MiFIR expand
Executive summary:

IF040417 CADE
The opening date on the External User Acceptance (EUA) test platform of Euronext’s APA/ARM Services for trade publication and transaction reporting, previously scheduled for Wednesday 5 April 2017, has been changed to Wednesday 10 May 2017.


03 Apr 2017 Result migration of Lot 5 indices to new Euronext Index Service Index service expand
Executive summary:

IF170403CADE
Euronext confirms the successful migration of the lot 5 indices to the new Index Calculation and Distribution service on Monday 3 April (effective date), completing the migration of Euronext indices to the new Euronext Index Service.


31 Mar 2017 Liquidity providers requirements - harmonisation of the ETC and ETF LP scheme Euronext Fund Services expand
Executive summary:

IF20170331CA
Euronext is amending the requirements for Liquidity Providers on ETCs to bring them in line with the requirements for ETF Liquidity Providers, thus harmonising LP schemes for Euronext’s Exchange-Traded Products.


31 Mar 2017 Optiq Market Data Gateway (MDG): phase 1 - new migration dates now available Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF170331 - In order to secure a smooth transition onto the new Optiq Market Data Gateway, and to provide additional time for client testing, the migration dates for Phase 1 of the Optiq programme have been revised. The new and updated timeline is now available, and includes all upcoming major implementation milestones, as well as an update on the functionalities currently available in the EUA environment.


31 Mar 2017 Confirmation migration of lot 5 indices to new Euronext Index Service Index service expand
Executive summary:

Euronext confirms the planned migration of the lot 5 indices to the new Index Calculation and Distribution service on Monday 3 April (effective date).


24 Mar 2017 Updated schedule for migration of Lot 5 indices to new Euronext Index Service Index service expand
Executive summary:

IF170324CADE
Euronext announces an updated schedule for the migration of Lot 5 to the new Index Calculation and Distribution service. Lot 5 indices will migrate on Monday 3 April (effective date) instead of 27 March.


17 Mar 2017 MiFID II: Release of Technical documentation for Cash and Derivatives markets MiFID II/MiFIR, Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF170317CADE
Further to the Info-Flash of 14 December 2016, Euronext is pleased to announce the release of the technical specifications for MiFID II changes for Euronext Cash and Derivatives Markets.


15 Mar 2017 Optiq Market Data Gateway: physical external user acceptance platform opening and updated technical documentation now available Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF170315 CADE
Euronext is pleased to announce that the Optiq MDG Physical External User Acceptance (P-EUA) platform is now open for technical connectivity testing. The configuration details are also now available in machine-readable XML format, and clients are encouraged to begin connectivity testing of the new MDG P-EUA multicast channels as soon as possible. Updated versions of the Market Data Gateway technical documentation are also now available.


09 Mar 2017 Optiq Market Data Gateway (MDG) phase 1 – SFTI Order Form deadline reminder Optiq expand
Executive summary:

IF170309 CADE
Further to the Info-Flash of 28 November 2016 regarding the SFTI order form deadline for Optiq Market Data Gateway production provisioning, Euronext would like to remind clients that this form must be returned as soon as possible in order to finalize the provisioning process.