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Managing Synthetic Orders in the Parent Order Book

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Synthetic orders can be changed, canceled, or repeated using the Parent Order Book Toolbar. For more information, refer to Synthetic Order Toolbar. Use the procedures in this topic to manage Synthetic orders in the Parent Order Book.

Note: Refer to Synthetic Order Management for a list of stages a synthetic order can be in.

Warning!: Changing the order price cancels and replaces your order.

To change a Synthetic order price:

  1. From the Control Panel, click the icon.
  2. Select Synthetic from the Parent Order drop-down list. The Synthetic order grid and toolbar displays.
  3. Click to select the desired Synthetic order from the Parent Order pane.
  4. Do one of the following:
    • Click the Tick Up button to cancel and replace your existing order and move it one tick up.

      - or -

    • Click the Tick Down button to cancel and replace your existing order and move it one tick down.

    If you have a confirmation set up, the confirmation dialog box appears.

  5. Click Yes to confirm.

To cancel a Synthetic order:

  1. From the Control Panel, click the icon.
  2. Select Synthetic from the Parent Order drop-down list. The Synthetic order grid and toolbar displays.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • Click to select the desired parent order(s) and click Cancel.

      - or -

    • Click Cancel All to cancel all orders.

      - or -

    • Click Cancel Bids to cancel all asks.

      - or -

    • Click Cancel Offers to cancel all offers.

    If you have a confirmation set up, the confirmation dialog box appears.

  4. Click Yes to confirm. The synthetic order is canceled.

To repeat a Synthetic order

  1. From the Control Panel, click the icon.
  2. Select Synthetic from the Parent Order drop-down list. The Synthetic order grid and toolbar displays.
  3. Click to select the desired Synthetic order from the Parent Order pane.
  4. Click Repeat. The new order opens in the floating Order Pane.
  5. Modify the order as needed.
  6. Click Buy or Sell.