Esprow ETP Studio for FIX

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The industry's easiest to use and most feature-rich testing tool for FIX

ETP Studio for FIX is the only toolset you will ever need to test your FIX connectivity. Simple to deploy and simple to use.

It is designed with simplicity in mind so you can carry out FIX testing in almost no time at all. It is also designed to satisfy the requirements of demanding technical users requiring powerful and configurable testing commands.

Whether you are a QA tester, a developer or in the FIX onboarding team, you will find your perfect toolset in ETP Studio for FIX. With its modular architecture, you only see the tools you need, leaving all other complexities out. Or you can power-up your toolset by adding plug-ins with advanced testing features.

Key Features

Here is a high-level list of its capabilities:


Achieve complete regression testing of FIX sessions before every release. Connect and test individual services provided by different business modules.

  • Standard Trading Workflows
  • Custom Trading Workflows
  • FIX Engines and Bridges
  • Market Data Providers
  • Post-Upgrade Checks
  • Post-Migration Checks
  • FIX-Based Trading Platforms
  • Service Providers’ FIX Interfaces


Exercise 100% of your business functionality, across the trade lifecycle and trading functions. Verify functionality verticals provided through FIX and across business areas.

  • Order Entry, Execution and Booking
  • Principal and Agency Trading
  • High-Touch STP Chain
  • DMA STP Chain
  • Position Keeping
  • Order Routing
  • Algorithmic Trading Frameworks
  • Back-Office/Settlement Systems


Test the integration of FIX-enabled systems within the trading architecture. Verify trading limits, fail-over scenarios, authorized transactions and mission-critical capabilities.

  • Counterparty & Market Connectivity
  • Down-Stream Systems (Middle & Back Office)
  • Global Order Management & Routing
  • External Interfaces (MD, MQ, JMS, etc.)
  • Trading Limits
  • External Access Control / Permissioning
  • Pre-Trade/Post-Trade Checks
  • Fail-Over Scenarios


Exhaust system bandwidth over multiple FIX sessions to test performance and resiliency. Cross-check consistency of static reference data with transactions and SQL queries.

  • Prevent performance degradation
  • Verify consistency of Reference Data

Key Benefits

ESPROW ETP STUDIO is the leading enterprise testing tool for the FIX protocol. Easy to use and rich in features, it is used by banks, brokers, exchanges, and market data vendors to deliver efficient testing of their FIX and multi-protocol financial systems. It is designed to fulfil the requirements of sophisticated technical users looking to build complex test workflows, and QA teams looking for a no-frills click-and-test solution. The ETP platform is structured as an integrated suite of applications, each one modular and configurable, to automate testing of multi-protocol financial systems, on-boarding and certification of counterparties, and simulation of native exchanges and brokers.



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