TAIFEX Overview

TT provides third-party access to the Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX). TAIFEX asset classes include equity index futures and options, equity futures and options, FX futures and options, and commodity futures and options. Popular contracts traded include, FTSE®100 Futures, TIP Taiwan BIO Futures, F4G TIP TW ESG Futures, TPEx 200 Futures, Nasdaq-100 Futures, DJIA Futures and S&P 500 Futures and Brent Crude Oil Futures.


Prices are provided directly to TT via the Real-Time Market Data Protocol on TAIFEX.

For orders, TT connects to a third-party system (e.g, FCM, algo provider) via a FIX Order Gateway.

TAIFEX Order Routing on TT

For routing simple and combination orders, configure a FIX Order Routing Gateway connection to brokers using the "TAIFEX Bridge" connection type in Setup. TT FIX Order Gateway accounts and users also need to be configured for routing orders to TAIFEX.

TAIFEX Market Data on TT

TT supports up to 50 levels of aggregate depth. In Setup, subscriber market data is enabled per user on the Users | Exchanges | TAIFEX tab.

TAIFEX Available Products

TT supports trading all futures and options products available on TAIFEX, including FTSE 100 Index futures.

For a complete list of products, refer to the TAIFEX website.

Supported TAIFEX Exchange Functionality

The following is supported on TT:

  • Exchange implieds
  • After hours trading
  • Strategy Creation

TAIFEX Trading Hours

TAIFEX trading hours vary per product (e.g., TAIFEX futures). TT also supports TAIFEX after hours trading.

TAIFEX pre-open trading: 08:30 - 08:45AM

Note: Combination orders are not accepted in Pre-open.

Connectivity Options

The TT® platform provides connectivity to the exchange, so you do not have to contact the exchange regarding connectivity options. Refer to TT Access for more details about your connectivity options for connecting to TT.