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Sending Instant Messages

Use the Send Instant Message window to quickly send a message to traders regarding an exchange event, advise an individual trader about their positions and risk limits, etc.

You can access the Send Instant Message window from the X_RISK Control Panel | Window | Send Message option.

The Send Instant Message window is shown below.

Type the message and select the audience to whom you would like to send the message.

  • All Users sends the message to all X_TRADER workstations in the trading environment.
  • By Market sends the message to all X_TRADER workstations logged into a particular market.
  • By Exchange sends the message to all X_TRADER workstations logged into a particular TT Gateway.
  • By Username sends the message to the X_TRADER workstation logged in with the specified Username.

Click the Send button when you are ready to send the message. This pops open the trader's Admin Alert Messages window with the message. The message is also logged in the trader's Audit Trail.

Instant Messages are logged in the X_RISK Audit Trail.