Field QtyType (854) - FIX Protocol FIX.5.0SP2 EP240

Type: int

Type of quantity specified in quantity field. ContractMultiplier (tag 231) is required when QtyType = 1 (Contracts). UnitOfMeasure (tag 996) and TimeUnit (tag 997) are required when QtyType = 2 (Units of Measure per Time Unit).

Added in protocol FIX.4.4

See in: FIX.4.4, FIX.5.0, FIX.5.0SP1, FIX.5.0SP2.

Valid values

Value Description Added
0 Units (shares, par, currency) FIX.4.4
1 Contracts FIX.4.4
2 Unit of Measure per Time Unit FIX.4.4 (5)