If you use the camel-quickfix component you should use features to install it.
And the quickfix JAR you install is not OSGi compatible. Hence why you need to use features as a rule of thumb to install things, as features is OSGi compatible and ensure the correct bundles is installed.
If you still want to install a JAR then check for OSGi compliant bundles first at
Thanks for your help. Based on what you said, I installed QuickFix:
osgi:install -s wrap:mvn:org.quickfixj/quickfixj-all/1.4.0
When I deployed my bundle, it started without error.
For details, see:
Chapters 5 & 6.