You can change the behavior of the HTTP trading integration – you can deactivate trading from some document types, enable single-click trading for more ease of use, and define which kind of order is created when you click the Bid or Ask columns in a price page, watch list, market depth or time and sales document.

Note             The trading settings are valid for all brokers and portfolios.

To deactivate trading from some document types

▪       On the Trade menu, choose Settings.

▪       For the desired document type(s), clear the appropriate Enable trading… check box.

To activate single-click trading

▪       On the Trade menu, choose Settings.

▪       For the desired document type(s), select the Single Click check box.

To define which kind of order is created when clicking on Bid / Ask columns

▪       On the Trade menu, choose Settings.

▪       Choose Join Bid/Ask or Take/Hit to define which kind of order is created when clicking on a Bid or Ask column.

 

Clicking on Bid creates a…

Clicking on Ask creates a…

Join Bid/Ask

Buy order

Sell order

Take/Hit

Sell order

Buy order

To use the Bid / Ask price in limit orders

Note             This option is not available for the HTTP trading integration at the moment.

▪       On the Trade menu, choose Settings.

▪       Select Pre-Fill Bid/Ask for limit orders. The Bid or Ask price will automatically be suggested as the limit price when creating limit orders.