To exchange electronic documents both the counterparties and the repository use a single message format - FpML. The Format Converter form is used to convert messages in a bulk-format (see Bulk conversion of orders)to the FpML format.
To convert a message you must:
During conversion the original and converted document are checked for format compliance and the correctness of data filled in. After the check the Results form will open.
Fig. 3 shows an example of a successful file conversion.
Fig. 3 – successful result of file conversion
After successful convertation of a file you can the converted file can either be viewed in a print form by clicking on the button, or can be transformed into a draft by clicking on the button.
In case of errors, the file will not be converted and the form will display an informational message (Fig. 4), containing the following data:
Fig. 4 – error converting files
The converted file can be downloaded to your computer by clicking on the button , to return to the Message conversion form, click .