FINRA/NYSE Trade Reporting Facility - Now you Have a Choice

The FINRA/NYSE Trade Reporting Facility® (TRF®) provides an automated, convenient and low-cost way to report your off-exchange trades in NYSE, NYSE MKT, NYSE Arca and NASDAQ listed securities.  The TRF is available to all FINRA member organizations that have a signed FINRA/NYSE TRF Subscriber Services Agreement.

  • The FINRA/NYSE TRF supports single side trade reports where the submitting party identifies its side as well as the contra side.
  • ATS trades and riskless principal trades may be reported by utilizing a second trade report that is reported as non-media.
  • All trade reports are validated to ensure there is a  Uniform Service Agreement approved by FINRA.

User Friendly Client Management Tool: A fully interactive and secure web-based Client Management Tool (CMT) is available for input and management of trades on the FINRA/NYSE TRF.  This multi-functional tool provides easy order entry, a summary dashboard, reporting tools and clearing functionality for TRF reports.  The highly intuitive interface is built on the same architecture as ArcaVision and the NYSE Arca Equities CMT.  You can use your existing Arca CMT logon.

  • View, download, bust, replace and create Trade Reports going back 6 months
  • View, correct and re-submit rejected reports.
  • Add and modify same day Trade Reports.
  • Add and reverse previous day Trade Reports.
  • Filter intraday activity by any report modifier, execution time, submission time, or party information.
  • Summary dashboard provides point-and-click access to Excel exportable reports and previous day’s activity by clearing type, Reg NMS modifiers, or revisions.

Compliance Tools: All trades reported to the FINRA/NYSE TRF must comply with FINRA trade reporting rules and guidance, the federal securities laws, including SEC Reg. NMS rules and all other applicable rules and regulations.  The compliance dashboard and reporting tools include user defined tracking and alerts as well as a downloadable audit trail.

  • Dashboard: A web page that allows a user to view summary information about their trades using multiple criteria.
  • Detail Drill Down: A more granular presentation of the information on the summary dashboard.
  • Trade Through Alerting:  Real time comparison of trade reports to NMS protected BBO.
  • Reports: Excel downloads of the detailed information.
  • Multiday Capability: The ability to find information contained in the dashboard, drill downs and reports historically for 6 months.Provides alerts, metrics, tracking and data to TRF users and compliance officers. Key capabilities: Static and user defined alerts based on trade reporting, static and user defined alerts based on market data, historical data, downloadable data, compliance workflow manager.

Clearing Capability: The FINRA/NYSE TRF offers users the option to have clearing submitted for them to DTCC via QSR or AGU.

  • FINRA/NYSETRF clearing is submitted to DTCC directly via QSR or AGU.
  • For clearing submitted by FINRA/NYSE TRF, trade corrections are automatically processed at DTCC (pre-settlement).
  • Clearing method is designated on each order to allow flexibility.
  • QSR submission by the participant to DTCC is also supported.
  • Participants must have a valid Qualified Service Representative (QSR) agreement in place with the contra parties to report a trade where the contra party is another broker dealer. 

Pricing: Firms reporting an average of 100 or less trades per day during the calendar month will be charged $500. Firms reporting an average of more than 100 trades per day during the calendar month will be charged $1,000.

FINRA/NYSE TRF DOES NOT CHARGE THE FOLLOWING FEES:
Per trade report no charge
Client management tool GUI no charge for unlimited user interfaces
Queries for a firm to review its own data no charge
“AS OF” T+N trades no charge
Canceling or Modifying a trade no charge
FIX connection no charge

In addition, FINRA/NYSE TRF will not invoice your contra parties with any charge. Therefore, there will be no NYSE fee to your customers.

Please contact Bob Hill (312) 442-7023, James Brooks (212) 656-5562 or Chris Mazzacano (312) 442-7053 to further discuss this product.

For more information about the TRF or any other product, please contact your Relationship Manager directly or the RM team at rmteam@nyx.com.