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Testing & Certifications

Firms seeking to become a part of the MIAX Options, MIAX PEARL, and/or MIAX Emerald Exchanges should take the following steps once they have established connectivity to the appropriate MIAX Test environment:

MIAX Interface Testing

MIAX Trading Operations can support all firms with API and Data Feed testing via the MIAX Firm Test System. Supported interfaces include:

MIAX Options

  • FIX Order Interface (FOI)
  • Fix Drop Copy (FXD)
  • MIAX Express Interface (MEI)
  • Clearing Trade Drop (CTD)
  • Top of Market Feed (ToM)
  • MIAX Complex Top of Market Feed (cToM)
  • MIAX Order Feed (MOR)
  • Administrative Information Subscriber Feed (AIS)
  • MIAX Product Feed (MPF)

MIAX PEARL

  • FIX Order Interface (FOI)
  • Fix Drop Copy (FXD)
  • MIAX Express Order Interface (MEO)
  • Clearing Trade Drop (CTD)
  • Top of Market Feed (ToM)
  • PEARL Liquidity Feed (PLF)

MIAX Emerald

  • FIX Order Interface (FOI)
  • Fix Drop Copy(FXD)
  • MIAX Express Interface (MEI)
  • Clearing Trade Drop (CTD)
  • Top of Market Feed (ToM)
  • MIAX Complex Top of Market Feed (cToM)
  • MIAX Order Feed (MOR)
  • Administrative Information Subscriber Feed (AIS)

MIAX Interface Certification Testing

Firms must certify their connectivity and certain application interfaces with MIAX. Contact TradingOperations@MIAXOptions.com regarding the interface and certification testing process.

Mandatory certification is required for the following interfaces prior to entitlement in the production trading system. Certification criteria are outlined below:

MIAX Options

MIAX PEARL

MIAX Emerald

Please refer to MIAX Options Trading Interface Specifications for the latest interface specifications.
Please refer to the MIAX Connectivity Guide for information on connecting to MIAX.