Field CommType (13) - FIX Protocol FIX.5.0

Type: char

Commission type

Added in protocol FIX.2.7

See in: FIX.4.0, FIX.4.1, FIX.4.2, FIX.4.3, FIX.4.4, FIX.5.0SP1, FIX.5.0SP2, FIX.5.0SP2 EP240.

Valid values

Value Description Added
1 Per Unit (implying shares, par, currency, etc.) FIX.2.7
2 Percent FIX.2.7
3 Absolute (total monetary amount) FIX.2.7
4 Percentage waived - cash discount (for CIV buy orders) FIX.4.3
5 Percentage waived -= enhanced units (for CIV buy orders) FIX.4.3
6 Points per bond or contract (supply ContractMultiplier (231) in the <Instrument> component block if the object security is denominated in a size other than the industry default - 1000 par for bonds) FIX.4.3