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Launching an Algo in the Market Grid

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You can quickly launch an algo from the Market Grid after it has been deployed. Once an algo has been launched you can then manage and monitor its progress from the Parent Order Book window or the Algo Dashboard window.

Warning! TT strongly recommends that you test algos with TT SIM before running them in a live production environment. Refer to Running X_TRADER in Simulation Mode for more information.

 

To launch an OTA from the Market Grid

  1. Launch a product in the Market window.
  2. From the Market Grid, set the Algo column to be visible. See Setting the Default Visible Columns for more information.
  3. Click the Algobutton for the desired order. The Algo Variables [OTA] dialog box appears.

  4. Select the desired OTA algo from the drop-down list.
  5. Edit the algo variables as needed.
  6. Click Start.

To launch an OMA from the Market Grid

  1. Ensure you set the Floating Order Book property in the Trading tab on the Properties menu.
  2. Depending on your property setting, hover over or click a cell with a working order. The Floating Order Book appears.
  3. Click the Algobutton. The Algo Variables [OMA] dialog box appears.

  4. Select the desired OMA algo from the drop-down list.
  5. Edit the algo variables as needed.
  6. Click Start.