SmartTrade Technologies has announced the certification to CME Group for FX Futures using the smartTrade Technologies LiquidityConnect™ component. The addition of FX futures from CME Group will enable organizations to benefit from accessing and trading on the liquidity provided by CME Group in their FX Futures product suite. CME Group FX futures contracts are listed by and subject to the rules of CME. The connection to CME Group was done in the FIX/FAST protocol. FIX/FAST is the basis for CME Group’s market data distribution and offers reduced latency at both average and peak message rates. The smartTrade Technologies LiquidityConnect™ is a highly configurable trading-connectivity platform that natively supports FIX, FIX / FAST and bespoke protocols for quick time-to-market connectivity.The CME Group connector for FX Futures will be added to the smartTrade Technologies LiquidityConnect for FX product group which has over 22 FX connections.