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The following options are available from
the Window menu on
the Control Panel:
- Market Explorer:
Lists products by exchange/marketplace. Open one or more functional
windows with one or more products.
- Market Window:
Opens a blank Market Grid with the Order Entry pane on top. Used
for watching the market and placing orders.
- MD Trader: Displays
the market depth for a given product and allows you to buy or sell
products with one click.
- Spread Matrix:
Opens the Spread Matrix window.
- Quote Board:
Displays the open, high, low, last, net change, trader position
and P/L for several markets at once.
- Create Strategy:
Creates multiple-legged spreads, strips, packs, and bundles.
- Orders and Fills
Window: Manages your open orders and lists the current day's
trades, including your P/L.
- Position Window:
Provides net position information by product and contract. P/L calculates
using confirmed fills.
- Order Book:
Manages your open orders. Monitor, change, or delete orders, or
perform a status inquiry about any open order.
Order Book: Manages your Algo, Autospreader, Staged, and Synthetic
- Fill Window:
Lists the current day’s trades.
- Audit Trail:
Displays data sent to the exchange and the responses received from
the exchange. Order add, delete, change, inquiry, trader, and customer
detail, as well as error messages and all exchange announcements
are detailed in this window.
- Trade Book:
Displays an aggregate fill for a single order number on a separate
- Quote Audit Trail:
Monitor both inbound and outbound RFQs.
- Customer List:
Displays all accounts by customer name, based on information obtained
from the Customer Defaults Settings window.
Autospreader: Sets up two
sided spreads that trade automatically in a three-pane window
You need an X_TRADER Pro license to use Autospreader.
- Hedge Manager:
Lists working hedge orders and lets you create rules that will automatically
take action on your open Autospreader position.
Autotrader: Creates and maintains
a two-sided market for selected sets of contracts and allows automatic
bids and offers.
Note: You need an X_TRADER Pro
license to use Autotrader.
Dashboard: Opens Algo Dashboard where you can manage algorithms
created in ADL® (Algo Design Lab).
- Algo Design Lab:
Opens ADL™ (Algo Design Lab) where you can create algorithms and
- Time and Sales:
Provides the ability to track, record, and save time and information
for products traded through X_TRADER.
- Alerts Manager:
Assigns alert sounds to contracts so X_TRADER plays a sound whenever
the contract trades above its high price or below its low price for
Lets you start/stop X_STUDY and access its components.
Plug-ins: Starts X_TRADER Plug-in
Note: To use each individual
Plug-in, you must obtain proper licensing.
- TT Minimizer:
enables you to quickly hide the many TT windows that can exist in