Rebuilding X_TRADER workspaces on the migration weekend
Step 1 - Friday 17th March/Saturday 18th March (after you have stopped trading):
Delete all working orders.
Open current workspace in X_TRADER.
In the control panel, click File | Save As and enter new workspace name “new NTP workspace”.
Delete all SFE contracts from the Market Grid, close MD Traders, charts, Spread Matrix, Time and Sales, and Alerts Manager.
In the control panel, click File | Save to save your workspace.
Note: You do not have to close your Order Book, Fills Window, Position Window, etc. You can now go back to your old workspace, and continue trading.
Step 2 - Saturday 18th March 10:15am - 4pm or Monday 20th morning:
Log in to X_TRADER.
Go to control panel | File | open workspace | select new NTP workspace.
Re-populate your workspace:
In the control panel, click File | open > Example NTP workspace
From control panel | Window | Market Explorer: find contracts, drag into Market Grid. Or re-open as MD Trader, charts, Spread Matrix, Time and Sales, and Alerts Manager.
Update your order defaults:
In the control panel, click Settings | Order Defaults and update ‘Product’ field from SFE SFE XX to SFE XX.
Change any MLM order type to Limit.
Update 'OrderGW Alias' from SFE to SFE-C if required.
Rebuild your Autospreaders:
In the control panel, click Window | Autospreader to open the Autospreader configuration page.
In the Contract field, update to new contracts.
Save and add into any Market Grid or open MD Traders as necessary.
Rebuild Algos (do one of the following):
From control panel | Window | ADL Design Lab, update any ‘static’ instrument blocks to new contracts, save and re-deploy algo.
From control panel | Window | ADL Dashboard, update variable to read the new contract.
Reset your Excel RTD links:
Right-click | Links | RTD and paste into Excel.
Re-submit any GTC, GTD or Synthetic SE orders.
Other things I need to do:
If you want to trade new bank bill butterfly contracts, ask your Risk Administrator to set risk limits for IR Spreads.