OSLO BØRS OPTIQ® MIGRATION – MIGRATION MILESTONES UPDATE

Euronext is pleased to share the updated high-level implementation schedule for the Oslo Børs migration to Optiq®, including EUA and Go-live
dates. Two high-level documents and two technical documents are now available. The  remaining Oslo migration technical documentation is due next week. 

Following the Info-Flash of 13 December 2019, Euronext is pleased to announce the updated high-level implementation schedule for the Oslo Børs migration to Optiq®, including External User Acceptance (EUA) dates and updated Go-live dates for both Cash and Derivatives Markets. Details regarding the Fixed Income market migration to Euronext systems will be communicated in due course.

Updated Migration Timeline

17 March 2020

Next EUA

Light Cash

13 April 2020

Next EUA

Full Derivatives

18 May 2020

Next EUA

Full Cash

10 and 31 October 2020

Dress rehearsals

Cash

9 November 2020*

Go-live in Production*

Cash

14 and 21 November 2020

Dress rehearsals

Derivatives and Fixed Income

30 November 2020*

Go-live in Production*

Derivatives and Fixed Income

*pending regulatory approval

High-level implementation schedule

There will be a ‘light’ release of the Euronext Cash Next EUA (p-EUA) platform, with a subset of Equity Norway instruments listed, as of 17 March 2020. The market data for Equity Norway instruments will temporarily be routed to existing channels until the new channels are made available. See Migration Guidelines for more information.

The Derivatives Next EUA (p-EUA) full release will be available for customer testing as of 13 April 2020.

The Cash Next EUA (p-EUA) full release, including the new Oslo-specific Market Data Gateway (MDG) channels, will be available for customer testing as of 18 May 2020.

Saturn OBOE in Next EUA (p-EUA) will be updated for Oslo specific features in June 2020.

Dress Rehearsals for Cash are 10 and 31 October 2020. Dress Rehearsals for Derivatives and Fixed Income are 14 and 21 November 2020. Customer participation in at least one dress rehearsal for each Go-live is mandatory.

The Production Go-live date for Cash is 9 November 2020 and the Go-live for Derivatives and Fixed Income is set for 30 November 2020. These dates are pending regulatory approval.

Customers are reminded that Euronext EUA environments on Optiq® for both Cash and Derivatives are already available for connectivity and testing. SLC Manager on Saturn is also available for testing.

NEW PROJECT PAGE & support details

A project page for the Oslo Migration has been created and is now available at www.euronext.com/optiq. Likewise, a dedicated client support mailbox for the Oslo migration has been created: oslomigration@euronext.com.

Migration guidelines

The ‘Oslo Børs Migration Guidelines’ and ‘Guide to New Trading System’ documents are now available in the IT Documentation section of the Euronext Connect customer portal. The guide to the new trading system has been created specifically to introduce existing Oslo Børs members to Euronext platforms and systems. The migration guidelines contain further information on the migration. These documents will be updated as the project progresses. Details on conformance testing, including scripts and web forms, will be made available in the migration guidelines and communicated in due time.

OSLO BØRS technical documentation

Two technical documents are now available. The remaining technical documentation for the migration is due to be published next week. The documentation will be available in the IT Documentation section of the Euronext Connect customer portal at www.euronext.com/optiq. The documentation is based on SBE  template version 300. This documentation will assist customers in their preparation for the Oslo migration.

Available now:

■     Euronext Optiq Market Data Gateway External User Acceptance Environment v2.4

■     Euronext Optiq Market Data Gateway Production Environment v2.5

Available next week:

■     Euronext Markets - Optiq File Specifications v3.1.X

■     Euronext Markets - Optiq MDG Client Specifications v4.0.X

■     Euronext Markets - Optiq OEG Client Specifications - FIX 5.0 Interface v4.0.X

■     Euronext Markets - Optiq OEG Client Specifications - SBE Interface v4.0.X

■     Optiq OEG and MDG SBE templates - version 217 / 300

Further information:

Oslo Migration Support                          oslomigration@euronext.com

Operational Client Services Desk       clientsupport@euronext.com

Belgium +32 2 620 0585 France +33 1 8514 8585 Ireland +353 1 617 4289
Netherlands +31 20 721 9585      Portugal +351 2 1060 8585            UK +44 20 7660 8585

Kontakt oss

Torbjørn Vik

  • Head of Equities and Client Relations
  • tv@oslobors.no
  • +47 22 34 17 47
  • +47 99 69 18 91

Kontakt - teknisk

Christian Ringstad