Technical Service Announcements from Oslo Børs

This page contains updates linked to the continuous service of our trading systems and CDS environment, including services, upgrades and technical difficulty as it occurs, etc. 

08/11/2019
Oslo Børs – Regarding Hafnia Limited – incorrect ticker code today

Reference is made to announcement regarding new security for listing 08.11.2019 where it is informed that the company's ticker is HAFN. In the Millennium reference data files it is stated ticker HAFNIA. The company will therefore be traded with the ticker HAFNIA today, 08.11.2019.

26/09/2019
Millennium Production Environment: Internal testing Saturday 28 September

There will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 28 September.

To avoid disturbances in clients' day to day operations, customers are reminded that any information received during the weekend should be ignored by the customers’/members' live production systems.

19/09/2019
Millennium & SOLA Production Environments: Internal testing Saturday 21 September
06/09/2019
Millennium & SOLA Production Environments: Internal testing Saturday 7 September

There will be internal testing in Millennium and SOLA Saturday 7 September.

To avoid disturbances in clients' day to day operations, customers are reminded that any information received during the weekend should be ignored by the customers’/members' live production systems.

30/08/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Production: Reminder – change to reference data files

All customers are reminded that the minor change to XML reference data files which was notified on 26 June, and restated on 7 August, will go live Tuesday 3 September.

12/08/2019
Oslo Børs – Regarding problems logon to the Millennium and Sola trading systems

Oslo Børs has been informed that the problems with logon to the Millennium and SOLA trading systems that some of our members experienced earlier today are solved.

   

Contact:

Market Data

products@oslobors.no

+47 22 34 18 28

 

Market Administration

ma@oslobors.no

+47 22 34 19 45

 

Derivatives

mps@oslobors.no

+ 47 22 34 19 80

 

IT-Operations

servicedesk@oslobors.no

+47 22 34 19 90

12/08/2019
Oslo Børs – Problems logon to the Millennium and SOLA trading systems

Oslo Børs has been informed that some of our members may experience problems with logon to the Millennium and SOLA trading systems. 

 

The trading will start as normal.

 

Contact:

Market Administration

ma@oslobors.no

+47 22 34 19 45

 

Derivatives

mps@oslobors.no

+ 47 22 34 19 80

 

IT-Operations

servicedesk@oslobors.no

+47 22 34 19 90

07/08/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Production: Go-live date for earlier announced reference data files change

As notified on our Delta pages 26 June, Oslo Børs will make a minor change to the top level element of all XML reference data files. The go-live date will be Tuesday 3 September.

08/07/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Legacy CDS test environment – system maintenance 10 July

Oslo Børs’ Millennium Legacy CDS customer test environment will be closed for maintenance Wednesday 10 July.

04/07/2019
Millennium & SOLA Production Environments: Internal testing Saturday 6 July

There will be internal testing in Millennium and SOLA Saturday 6 July.

To avoid disturbances in clients' day to day operations, customers are reminded that any information received during the weekend should be ignored by the customers’/members' live production systems.

25/06/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Legacy CDS test environment – system maintenance 26 June

Oslo Børs’ Millennium Legacy CDS customer test environment will be closed for maintenance Wednesday 26 June.

24/06/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium - MITCH market data B-stream issues resolved

Both A- and B- streams are now fully functional again. Issue resolved.

24/06/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium - MITCH market data B-stream unstable

Some clients are experiencing issues with the MITCH market data B-stream. The issue is currently being investigated. The A-stream is fully functional.

19/06/2019
Oslo Børs OB Record Keeping - system maintenance

Oslo Børs Record Keeping (OBRec) will be undergoing system maintenance:

  • Test environment: Unavailable Thursday 20 June from 1400 CEST. Available again from Friday 21 June.
  • Production environment: Unavailable from 23:30 CEST Friday 21 June. Available again from Sunday 23 June.
13/06/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Legacy CDS test environment – system maintenance 14 June

Oslo Børs’ Millennium Legacy CDS customer test environment will be closed for maintenance Friday 14 June. Legacy CDS will re-open Monday 17 June.

13/06/2019
Millennium Production Environment: Weekend test with customers Saturday 15 June

Oslo Børs will conduct an optional weekend test with customers Saturday 15 June. The test will be executed in the Production environment.

 To avoid disturbances in clients' day to day operations, customers are reminded that any information received during the weekend test should be ignored by the customers’/members' live production systems.

 In addition to the failover test activities, OB Record Keeping will be undergoing system upgrades and will therefore be unavailable on Saturday 15 June. There will be no functional changes in OB Record Keeping in connection with the Upgrade.

28/05/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium – Failover Test 15 June 2019

Oslo Børs facilitates a scheduled failover test Saturday 15 June in Millennium's production environment. Test participation is optional for exchange members, market data vendors and ISVs. OSLMIT Guide to Failover Test, describing the scheduled test activities, is now published here

06/05/2019
Oslo Børs – Re problems with the telephones

The problem with the telephone lines is now solved.

Contact: ma@oslobors.no

 

06/05/2019
Oslo Børs – Problems with the telephones

Oslo Børs is at the moment experiencing problems with certain telephone lines.

 

Contact:

Market Surveillance: stockwatch@oslobors.no

Market Administration:  +47 22476449, + 47 22341778 or ma@oslobors.no

Derivatives: +47 22341884, + 47 22341885, +47 22341886 or mps@oslobors.no

02/05/2019
Changes to Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market Broker Statistics for Equities and ETFs

As of May 2019, members can choose to omit their names on the list of total market share in the broker statistics for equities and ETFs at Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market. Since November 2017, our members have had the option of omitting their names from the monthly statistics for single instruments; as of May this opportunity is expanded to also cover their total market share, which is published both weekly and monthly.

15/04/2019
Oslo Børs Easter 2019 Opening Hours - Early Close Wednesday 17 April 2019

Oslo Børs’ markets have shorter opening hours (half day) on Wednesday 17 April 2019. The Nibor rate will be fixed at 10:00. The intraday auctions for the OBST, OAX and MERK segments will take place at 11:30 -11:35.

29/03/2019
Reminder - Deletion of overnight orders today

Reference is made to Oslo Børs’ Technical Service Announcement 25 March. Oslo Børs will delete all overnight cash equities orders in the production environment at the end of the trading today 29 March due to instruments’ tick size table changes.

25/03/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Production Environment - Updated values from 1 April 2019

As part of ESMA’s annual transparency revision and currency exchange rate update, Oslo Børs will apply static data changes to traded instruments in the production environment as of 1 April 2019.

08/03/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Production Environment - Failover test scheduled for Saturday 15 June

Oslo Børs will facilitate a failover test with optional customer participation in the Millennium production environment on Saturday 15 June.  

Test focus will be on failover from primary- to secondary site, with functional test availability before and after the actual cutover. Details about the test schedule will be communicated in due course.

21/02/2019
SOLA Production Environment - Alternate Site Recovery Test on 23 February 2019 Reminder

The purpose of this Technical Notice is to remind customers of the upcoming Alternative Site Recovery (ASR) Test for the Oslo Børs Derivatives Market together with London Stock Exchange Derivatives Market (LSEDM) scheduled for Saturday 23 February 2019.

07/02/2019
SOLA Production Environment - Alternative Site Recovery Test on 23 February 2019

Oslo Børs Derivatives will hold an Alternative Site Recovery (ASR) test together with London Stock Exchange Derivatives Market on Saturday 23 February 2019.

17/01/2019
Millennium Production Environment: Internal weekend test Saturday 19 January

Oslo Børs will conduct an internal weekend test Saturday 19 January. The test will be executed in the Production environment.

15/01/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Production Environment - Postponement of planned failovertest

Oslo Børs has decided to postpone the failovertest scheduled for 26 January. The reason for the postponement is that Oslo Børs has not fully completed internal tests prior to the planned external test. A new date for the failover test will be communicated when scheduled. 

10/01/2019
Millennium Production Environment: Internal weekend test Saturday 12 January

Oslo Børs will conduct an internal weekend test Saturday 12 January. The test will be executed in the Production environment.

02/01/2019
Oslo Børs Millennium Production Environment - Failover test with optional customer participation on Saturday 26 January.

Oslo Børs will facilitate a failover test with optional customer participation in the Millennium production environment on Saturday 26 January.  

Focus of the test will be failover from primary- to secondary site, with functional test availability before and after the actual cutover. Details about the test schedule will be communicated in due course.

21/12/2018
Distribution of Nibor and Millennium opening hours 31 December 2018

As usual, all Oslo Børs markets will be closed for trading on New Year’s Eve, 31 December 2018.

06/12/2018
Millennium Production Environment: Millennium 9.3 migration Saturday 8 December

On Saturday 8 December, Millennium Exchange release 9.3 will be migrated to Oslo Børs’ production environment. Following the upgrade, Oslo Børs will provide an optional connectivity test window for customers.

22/11/2018
Millennium Production Environment: Weekend test with customers Saturday 24 November

Oslo Børs will conduct a weekend test with customers Saturday 24 November. The test will be executed in the Production environment.

08/11/2018
Millennium Production Environment: Internal weekend test Saturday 10 November

Oslo Børs will conduct an internal weekend test Saturday 10 November. The test will be executed in the Production environment.

11/10/2018
Millennium & SOLA Production Environments: Internal testing Saturday 13 October

There will be internal testing in Millennium and SOLA Saturday 13 October.

08/10/2018
New model for reporting repo-trades in government bonds

As of 3 December 2018 repo-trades in government bonds should be reported in designated instruments. In these instruments, only repo-trades will be allowed with the intention being to separate repo-trades from other trades governed by MiFiD II.

20/09/2018
Millennium Production Environment: System maintenance Saturday 22 September

Due to system maintenance there will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 22 September.

13/09/2018
Millennium Production Environment: System maintenance Saturday 15 and 22 September

Due to system maintenance there will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 15 and Saturday 22 September.

11/09/2018
Oslo Børs Millennium Legacy CDS test environment – system maintenance week of 17 September

Oslo Børs’ Millennium Legacy CDS customer test environment will be closed for maintenance Monday 17 September, and will remain unavailable for the duration of the week. Legacy CDS will re-open Monday 24 September.

28/08/2018
Oslo Børs Millennium CDS test environment – system upgrade 30 August

On Thursday 30 August, Oslo Børs’ Millennium customer test environment (CDS) will be unavailable in connection with the system being upgraded to Millennium v. 9.3. This also includes the OB Record Keeping Gateway in CDS.

26/07/2018
Millennium Production Environment: System maintenance Saturday 28 July

Due to system maintenance there will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 28 July.

19/07/2018
Millennium Production Environment: System maintenance Saturday 21 July

Due to system maintenance there will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 21 July.

28/06/2018
Millennium Production Environment: System maintenance Saturday 30 June

Due to system maintenance there will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 30 June.

14/06/2018
Millennium Production Environment: System maintenance Saturday 16 June

Due to system maintenance there will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 16 June.

16/05/2018
Millennium Production Environment: System maintenance Saturday 19 May

Due to system maintenance there will be internal testing in Millennium Saturday 19 May.

23/03/2018
Oslo Børs CDS - Updated values from 26.03.2018

Attached is a list on updated values in the Millennium CDS environment (test) with effect from 26 March 2018.

22/03/2018
Oslo Børs Easter 2018 opening hours - Reminder

Oslo Børs’ markets are open half day on Wednesday 28 March 2018. The Nibor rate will be fixed at 10:00. The intraday auctions for the OBST, OAX and MERK segments will take place at 11:30 -11:35.

12/03/2018
Millennium Exchange Oslo Børs: DVC in Reference data files

As of today, 12 March 2018, dark trading has been suspended in a number of instruments following the Double Volume Cap (DVC) suspensions imposed by ESMA.

28/02/2018
Millennium Exchange Oslo Børs: New trade type for Fixed Income 1 March

Oslo Børs remind all customers that the new trade type “NM” for fixed income will be available in production as of tomorrow 1 March. Trade type “NM” may be used to report trades that have been reported to another MiFID II trading venue or another APA than Oslo Børs APA.

27/02/2018
Millennium Production Environment: Failover test with optional customer participation Saturday 3 March

Oslo Børs facilitates a weekend failover test with optional customer participation on Saturday 3 March.