NATIONAL STOCK EXCHANGE OF INDIA LIMITED

FUTURES AND OPTIONS SEGMENT

CIRCULAR

 

Circular No.: NSE/F&O/032/2009                                        

Download No. NSE/FAOP/12312

Date:  April 23, 2009

 

Dear Members,

 

Sub: Mock trading on Saturday, April 25, 2009 and Sunday, April 26, 2009

New Version of NEAT F&O (9.0.4) & NEAT Plus Version 4.0.3

 

The Exchange will be conducting mock trading sessions in the Futures & Options Segment on Saturday, April 25, 2009 and Sunday, April 26, 2009 as per the following schedule:

 

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Normal Market / Exercise Market Open time

10:00 hrs.

Normal Market close time

11:00 hrs

Pre Open time

11:10 hrs

Normal Market re-open time

11:15 hrs

Normal Market close time

13:00 hrs

Position Limit/Collateral value Set up cut off time

13:00 hrs

Trade modification end time/ Exercise Market Close time

till 13:15 hrs

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Normal Market / Exercise Market Open time

10:00 hrs.

Normal Market close time

11:00 hrs

Position Limit/Collateral value Set up cut off time

11:00 hrs

Trade modification end time/ Exercise Market Close time

till 11:10 hrs

Live Re-login start time

15:00 hrs

Broadcast of mock successful/unsuccessful message

15:10 hrs

Live Re-login close time

15:30 hrs

 

 

The successful / unsuccessful outcome of the mock trading session shall be intimated to members through a message broadcast as per above schedule. Members are advised to also refer to the website of NSE at www.nseindia.com for any information which may be updated by the Exchange on the mock sessions.

 

Member are cautioned to note that upon successful mock trading, NEAT F&O Version 9.0.4 and NEATPlus Version 4.0.3 will be implemented in live environment with effect from Monday, April 27, 2009 and thus without installation of these new versions they will not be able to trade on Monday, April 27, 2009.

 

Members using NEAT, NEATPlus and CTCL facility (using their CTCL software) are advised to participate actively in the mock trading sessions and are required to re-login into live environment

during the above mentioned timings to check the connectivity and also to avoid login problems on Monday, April 27, 2009.

 

Members using CTCL facility are advised to retain their existing setup as a contingency measure before installing the new setup.

 

Trades resulting from the mock trading sessions shall not attract any obligation in terms of funds and / or securities pay-in and pay-out. Members are also requested not to transfer any data files for the mock trading sessions.

 

The following operational instructions are annexed herewith:

Annexure - 1: Installation procedure for NEAT F&O (Version 9.0.4).

Annexure - 2: Installation procedure for NEATPlus (Version 4.0.3).

Annexure - 3: Precaution and procedure for reverting to earlier version

 

For any clarifications, members are advised to contact the following officials:

 Mr Altaf Shaikh, Mr Anandha P and Mr. Sachin Dhar on 26598151 and 26598152.

 

For any technical help relating to configuration of NEAT FO, NEAT PLUS, Broadcast server etc, members may kindly contact the Technical Helpdesk at 2656 7500.

 

For and on behalf of

National Stock Exchange of India Ltd.

 

 

Suprabhat Lala

Assistant Vice President

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

ANNEXURE – 1

 

Installation procedure for NEAT F&O (Version 9.0.4)

 

 

Precautions:

 

Installation:

·         Installation files shall be available after 17:00 hrs on Thursday, April 23, 2009.

·         Installation files can be taken from path /faoftp/faocommon/Ver904 on NSE EXTRANET or internet ftp://203.199.75.110 

·         Download the files spreltdr.9.0.4 and opneattdr.bat into (C :\) in your local hard disk

·         Go to MSDOS prompt

·         Execute command : cd C:\

 

Updating the new version with latest data:

·         Download following files from NSE EXTRANET path /faoftp/faocommon/ onto (C :\) in your local hard disk:

1)      contract.gz

2)      fo_participant.gz

3)      security.gz

 

 

 

 

 

ANNEXURE – 2

Installation procedure for new version of NEATPlus (Version 4.0.3)

 

Precautions:

 

Installation:

·         Installation files shall be available after 17:00 hrs on Thursday, April 23, 2009.

    1. NEATPlus TWS shortcut icon created on the desktop.
    2. NEATPlus TWS entry in the ‘Programs’ sub-menu of the ‘Start’ menu.
    3. NEATPLUS.exe located in the NeatPlusDB-TWS directory in the installation drive. 

 

Updating the new version with latest data:

·         Download following files from NSE EXTRANET path /faoftp/faocommon/ onto the logon drive:

1)      contract.gz

2)      fo_participant.gz

3)      security.gz

4)      participant.gz

5)      Portf_files.zip (from /faoftp/faocommon/NEATPLUS/). The portf_files are to be extracted at Logdrive:\NEATPlusDB-TWS\Initial

§  Unzip the above files

§  From the log on screen click on the “UPLOAD” button to update the contract, security, participant and portfolio details.

 

 

 

 

ANNEXURE – 3

 

Precautions and procedure for reverting to earlier version

 

 

These instructions are required to be followed to ensure that members are able to revert back to old version of NEAT F&O & NEATPlus and trade efficiently on Monday April 27, 2009 in the unfortunate event of the mock being declared unsuccessful.

 

Steps to be followed for reverting to old version of NEAT F&O:

·         Installation files for old version can be taken from path /faoftp/faocommon/ver903 on NSE EXTRANET or internet ftp://203.199.75.110 

·         Download the files spreltdr.9.0.3 and opneattdr.bat into (C :\) in your local hard disk, if prompted, choose to overwrite the existing files

·         Rename the existing NSEOP directory

·         Go to MSDOS prompt

·         Execute command : cd C:\

 

Steps to be followed for reverting to old version of NEATPlus:

    1. NEATPlus TWS shortcut icon created on the desktop.
    2. NEATPlus TWS entry in the ‘Programs’ sub-menu of the ‘Start’ menu.
    3. NEATPLUS.exe located in the NeatPlusDB-TWS directory in the installation drive. 

§  From the log on screen click on the “UPLOAD” button to update the contract, security, participant and portfolio details.