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What is this application?

  • The application is a revolutionary software offering world-class charting and analytics, real-time quotes and news. Highlights of the application include:
  • Real-time streaming futures and options on futures quotes.
  • Highly reliable and accurate data.
  • Internet based mobility for anytime/anywhere
    access.
  • Professional, advanced tools.
  • The best combination of sophistication, usability, performance, and price.
  • Current features include Quotes Monitor, Charts, News, Alarms, Orders and Positions, Options Chain, Price Ladder and Block Trades.


From About Us you can open Welcome screen from where you can Watch Tutorial or Learn More.

Logging in the Login screen

When you start the application, a login screen will appear with fields to enter username and password.

Under these fields, you have a checkbox, enabled by default, called Load settings from the server.

If checked, it loads the configurations you have saved on previous sessions, either on an Android or other platforms with the application installed, from the server.

If it left unchecked, you will load your settings from your device locally.

You can also enable/disable the Paper Trading functionality before logging in the application. This option is disabled by default. Paper Trading is a simulated trading process in which would-be investors can practice investing without committing real money.

In the upper left corner of the screen, you can find the Get Free Trial link. If you tap it, you will get to a page where you can set up your trial account. Your username and password will be sent to the e-mail address you have specified in the form.

In the upper right corner, you will find the Getting Started link. This will take you to the Help page, which explains how to create a free trial account and how to contact customer support.

Login options

While not logged in, you can still go to the General module. Open the vertical menu and tap on General. The vertical menu can be opened by swiping from the left edge of the screen or by touching the menu icon () on the action bar.

Here you can view your user Logs, some information about the application in the About Us section, the Help files, the Firm selection list, and configure your Options (if you want to read more about these, please go to the General section).

  • On the Options page, you can configure the following:
    enable/disable the setting to Save User & Password

On the Firm Selection page, you can configure the following:

  • enable/disable custom server;

  • select your Server from which you want to log in and your Order Entry Provider

If your distribution gives you access to more than one Order Entry provider, you can expand the list by pressing the + sign in front of your server name and change your Order Entry provider. It is important to mention that you can only edit these options if you are logged out.

If there are no settings to load, by default one empty Quote page will be set up for the application.

To log in, tap one of the fields (username and password) to bring up the keyboard, and fill in your login credentials. Press the Back button in order to return to the login screen. When you finished, press the green Connect button to enter the application.

Entering and viewing contracts

After you log in, you are automatically redirected to the Quotes section.

This is where you set up various quotes grouped on several pages and you can view information about contracts, open Charts, News, Price Ladder, Options Chain and set up alarms.

In this module, you can insert different kinds of contracts. You can also monitor exchange defined strategies like ESZ11: H12, options contracts and, of course, futures contracts.

NOTE: If you do not have quotes programmed in your Quotes Monitor, we import the quotes and tabs from the Fixed Quote Pages. You can also edit your contracts using the desktop edition under the Mobile Data section. Any changes made on Mobile Data will synchronize with the mobile version.

Pages

The contracts you need to watch can be grouped in pages. You can add as many pages as you need. You can scroll to the next page by a swipe from right to left, or to the previous page by a swipe from left to the right.

In order to modify anything related to your quotes pages, press the Menu button on your device and then tap the Pages option from the menu, which will appear.

Add pages

  • Press the Add Page icon on the action bar.

  • Or press the Menu button and tap the Pages option in order to go to the Pages section. After this, tap the + button from the upper

    the right side of the screen.

  • After this, the Add new page dialog will appear. Insert the page name in the text field and press the Add button.

    If you want to go back to the Quotes table without adding any page, press the Cancel button.

    The new page will be the last item of the list. If you want to know how to change the order of the pages, read the Edit pages section of this document.

Delete pages

In order to delete a page from Quotes, please press the Menu button on your device and tap the Pages option.

After this, press the Delete button on the left side of the page name. Select Ok to confirm or Cancel to go back to the Pages screen.

When you are ready, press the Back button on your device and you will be redirected to the Quotes table you just modified.

Edit pages

Anytime you need to change something on your quote pages, press the Menu button on your device and press the Pages option.

In order to rename a quote page, change the name of the page in the text field. If you need to change the order of your quote pages, press the icon from the right side of the name field and drag the page to the desired position.

When you made the modifications you need, press the Back button on your device and you will be redirected to the Quotes page.

Contracts

On each page, you can group several quotes and then you can follow the updates that happen to them.

Enter contracts

You can enter contracts to a quote page in two ways:

  • In order to enter a single contract, press the + icon on the action bar.

  • If you need to add multiple contracts, press the Edit button on the action bar. After this, press the + button from the right upper corner of the screen.

  • The Add new contract dialog will be opened.

  • Check the Activate as title row checkbox and insert the title to the text field below, if you need to add a title row your quote table. In order to enter a contract, uncheck this option and start to type the symbol of the contract in the text field. The new row will be added at the end of the list after you hit the Add button.

An important tool, what can be used when you add a new contract is the Symbol Search. This can be accessed in two ways: if you tap the magnifying glass icon below every contract field or the Symbol Search button from within the Add new contract dialog. You can read more about this tool if you go to the Symbol Search section.

Delete, edit and reorder contracts

When you are editing a quote page, you can delete contracts, edit and reorder them as well. This procedure starts just like the entering contracts action: by pressing the Edit button on the action bar.

To delete a quote, press the red Delete button on the left side of the row. Then select Ok to confirm or Cancel to go back to the previous screen, without deleting any contract.

In order to edit a row, tap the field containing your contract or text and change the contract symbol or the text from the title row. If you don’t remember the symbol of the contract you want to insert to this field, tap the magnifying glass icon and use the Symbol Search tool (in order to read more about it, please read the Symbol Search section of this document).

You can also change the type of the row when you tap the Q or T button, depending on your needs:

You can also reorder the rows of the page if you select a row by the icon on the right side and drag it to the desired place.

Once you finished, tap the Back button on your device to exit this page. You can return to this page at any time in order to make adjustments or enter new rows.

View contracts

After you have entered your contracts, you can see some basic information about them on your current quote page. Next, to the contract, you will see the information for Last trade and Net Change. If you tap the Net Change box, you can toggle between displaying the Net

Change or Net Change%.

On the left side of the
contract name, you can see a blue circle with an
i letter in the center of it. If you tap this icon, the Contract Details dialog will be opened. In order to read more about this, please go to the Contract Details section of this document.

While in landscape mode, the page will display more information about the contracts. You will see two columns next to the contract's Net Change box. The first column displays the High and Low of the contract, while the second column shows Bid and Ask information.

Quotes Monitor screen can be customized from the Settings section by pressing the Menu button on your device and select Settings from the menu, which appears.

There are two designs available: Verbose and Compact.

In the Verbose design, the font size can be changed for Quotes table. You will be able to change the font size from 5 to 15 by tapping the minus or plus buttons, in order to decrease or increase the font size. You can change how the Bid, Ask, High and Low values should be displayed.

If the chosen design is Compact there is the “Bold” option. The images below show the Quotes table appearance for bold and plain text.

There is also the 3-digit grouping option, for Volume and Open Interest values. If this option is enabled, Volume and Open Interest values will be formatted with a comma (",") between every group of thousands.

When you finished setting these options, press the Back button from your device.

By pressing the Bid - Sell or Ask - Buy buttons, the Order Ticket dialog will appear and you will be able to place an order. If you need more information about this, please read the Order Ticket section of this document.

About the Quote Detail page

If you tap a row from the table, it will bring you to the Quote Detail page with some more details about the contract, such as Last Trade, High, Low, Open, Close, Net Change, Net Change%, Volume, Open Interest, and Previous Settlement.

You can also find two buttons (Buy - Sell and Ask - Buy), which show the values of Bid and Ask and can be used to launch the Order Ticket dialog and place an order.

Below the detailed contact information, you have an Alarm icon. This can be used to set alarms depending on your needs (see Setting up Alarms in this document for more details).

If you tap the blue circle with the i letter in the center of it, the Contract Details screen will be opened. If you want to read more about this tool, please take a look at the Contract Details section of this document.

You can even see a miniaturized chart on the lower half of the screen (or to the right if you are in landscape mode). You can double tap the chart to refresh it. You can launch a full- size chart on this page for your selected contract by tapping the Chart button on the upper left corner of the screen (see the Charts section for more details).

In order to open the Options Chain module of the application, tap the Options Chain button (see Options Chain section for more details). After you are logged in to Order Entry, you can place orders from this module.

In order to launch the Price Ladder module of the application, press the Price Ladder button from the Quote Detail page (see Price Ladder section for more details). You can also place orders here if you are logged in to Order Entry.

If you are logged in to Order Entry, you can also open the Order Ticket dialog and place an order in this page by tapping the Trade button (see Order Ticket section for more details).

Contract Details

In order to access the Contract Details tool, you should tap the blue circle icon with the I letter in the center of it. This is available in the Quotes, Quote Detailsand Block Trades sections of the application. After you opened the Contract Details dialog, you will get information about the Exchange, Contract value, Minimum tick, Minimum tick value, Daily hard limits, Open time, Close time, Expiration date, High and Low of the selected contract as you can see in the third image below.

Symbol Search

The Symbol Search tool is available from within the Quotes section of the application, when you add a new contract to the Quotes table or when you edit an existing one. You can also access it from Price Ladder, Alarms and Order Ticket.

After the Search Symbol dialog is opened, please insert a search text in the Enter search text field and tap the Search button.


You can also enter your search criteria if you tap the double magnifying glass icon. After you changed your search criteria, please tap the Search button from the center of the screen in order to go back to the Search Symbol dialog.


You will see the results of your search at the bottom of the screen as you can see in the image. Select one of the contracts from the Description tab and go to the second, Months tab. This will show you all the available months for the selected contract. In the example below, we selected M – June. The last step is to select the year for the contract from the third, Year tab.

After you selected all the necessary information presented above, please tap the Done button from the upper right corner of the screen and you will be redirected to the Add new contract dialog.

Block Trades

Open the vertical menu and tap on Block Trades to get to this module.

Block Trades provides you with real-time trading information. See which contracts, what quantities and prices are traded by others.

Contract Details

You can tap on any contract in order to see more information about it. For example trading exchange, contract value, trading schedule, expiration date, and others.

Search

You can use the "Search" field if you want to search for a specific contract symbol or contract description.

Filters

If you want to filter the relevant trades, press the "Menu" button from your device and

tap on "Filters". You can set the minimum size and particular exchanges.

You should also know that in order to receive a popup window when you receive a block trade update you should go to "General" tap on "Alert Settings" and check the "Block Trades" because by default is disabled (unchecked). Go to Alert Settings section on this document for more information.

Charts

In order to enter the Charts section, press the Chart button in the Quote Detail page.

Full-Screen Charts

When you enter the Charts section for the first time, you will see a full-screen chart for your currently selected contract from the Quote Detail page.

In full-screen mode, you can see an arrow on the bottom of your screen. Tap it to bring up a menu to configure your chart. This menu can also be opened if you press the Menu button on your device.

The buttons in the menu bar will let you configure the preferences for the charts. You can change the resolution of your chart, by selecting from the following list:

  • tick

  • intraday

  • daily

  • weekly

  • monthly

  • quarterly

If you selected tick or intraday, you will be also asked to select the interval for that resolution, before the chart will be refreshed.

If the Apply to the mini-chart property is checked, the full-screen chart settings will be applied to the mini chart.

Below you can see the following 3 buttons:

  • Chart Type

  • Indicators

  • Browse

The Chart Type button opens another menu, which lets you select the type of the chart from the following list:

  • area
  • candles
  • line
  • bars

The Indicators button opens the indicator settings. When you tap it, you will first be taken to a list of available indicators. You can scroll down the list or use the Search feature to look for a specific indicator. By tapping one of them, you will add them to your active indicator list.

On the Indicators screen, you can press the + button on the upper right corner of the screen to add other indicators.

You can remove indicators from the active list by tapping the red X button next to their name, then select Yes for confirmation. You can also edit the parameters of an indicator on this page.

On the upper half of the screen, there is an Apply indicator to all charts checkbox. This must be checked to display the indicators.

Press Apply on the upper left corner of your screen when you are finished. The indicators in the list are applied on every chart.

To hide the menu bar on the chart, tap the arrow again on the bar, or press the Back button

on your device.

It is important to mention, that currently, the chart must be refreshed manually by double tapping the screen or by pressing the refresh button on the action bar.

To exit the full-screen chart, press the Back button on your device.

Browse Charts

To enter browse mode, press the Browse button on a full-screen chart. This button can be accessed if you tap the arrow icon on the bottom of a full-screen chart. Pressing the Browse button will automatically turn your screen in landscape mode because you can only browse charts in this mode.

In browse mode, you can scroll between mini-charts for all the contracts you have entered in different pages in the Quotes section. In order to move from one page to another tap and drag left or right on the screen. Double tap a mini-chart to enter that selected chart into full-screen mode.

If you don't want to go back to the full-screen chart, you can return to the Quote Detail page by tapping the Quote Detail button at the bottom left corner of the screen.

News

The News section can be accessed from the vertical menu by tapping the News item. You will first enter a page with the different Categories for the news. You can scroll the list for a specific category or use the Search function.

If you want to filter out certain categories, tap the Edit button on the upper right corner of the screen. This will allow you to delete categories from the list. Tap Done when finished.

You can perform an advanced search by pressing the button with the magnifying glasses on the upper left corner of the screen.

The Search News screen will appear and you can enter the Keyword to search for. You can configure to Search in:

  • the Body

  • the Headline

  • or both

You can also choose the condition to Look for: from the following options:

  • ALL words

  • ANY words

  • Exact expression

  • Whole word

    After you selected the search options, press the Search button

Tap one of the category names to enter the page with the news for that specific category. You can scroll through the different news segments.

Tapping one of the news in the list will enlarge that news segment and you can read the full News Body.

You can move from one news segment to another in this page by pressing the Previous and Next buttons on the action bar. Press the Menu button on your device to bring up the option for Related news. This will allow you to quickly navigate to other news related to the current article.

To return to a previous page, press the Back button on your device.

Setting up Alarms

While in the Quote Detail section, you should see the grey alarm icon next to the mini-chart. Tapping it will allow you to enter and configure alarms for the currently selected contract. Alarms will display messages when the last trade value for the contract reaches a certain condition, accompanied optionally by sound and vibration, depending on your selection (see Alert Settings).

While on the Alarms page, you can scroll in a list of alarms or use the search function in order to search for a specific alarm.

Add Alarm

If you want to add a new alarm for the selected contract, tap the “Add alarm” button in the upper right corner of your screen. You can create multiple alarms for one contract in the Add Alarm dialog, which appears. Take a look at the Options, states, and colors of Alarms section in order to get information about alarm settings. After you finished setting your alarm options, tap the Done button from the upper right corner of the screen and your alarm will be added.

Delete Alarm

In order to delete an existing alarm, tap the Delete button on the left side of the selected alarm and then press the Yes button for confirmation.

Edit Alarm

Tapping an alarm will allow you to edit the parameters for the respective alarm in the Edit Alarm dialog. After you finished changing options (which are presented in the Options, states, and colors of Alarms section), tap the Done button and you will get back to the Alarms list.

Options, states, and colors of Alarms

While creating a new alarm or editing it, you can configure the following options:

  • Message - You can enter a text message that will appear when an alarm is triggered. This is optional.

  • Contract - By default, the selected contract will be entered in the contract field. You can edit it and add an alarm for a different contract. You can also use the Symbol Search tool in order to change the contract you are using by tapping the magnifying glass icon next to the Contract field. If you want to read more about this tool, please go to the Symbol Search section of this document.

  • Enable - Using this option, you can toggle the alarm On/Off. If you disable the alarm, it will still appear in the list, but it will not be
    triggered even if the condition is met.

  • Trigger when last trade is: - This will determine the relationship between the last trade of the contract and the price value you will enter. The last trade can be:

o equal to - the value you enter

o greater than - the value you enter

o less than - the value you enter

o greater than or equal to - the value you enter

o less than or equal to - the value you enter

Price - The value you are comparing the last trade to.

You can enable or disable the popup messages for triggered alarms from the Alert Settings screen. If you uncheck the “Price Alarms” option from Alert Settings all your alarms will be disabled and you will receive no more messages.

In the Alarms list, you will see that depending on the options you just set, you will have alarms written with red or green text. Active alarms (enabled alarms) will have their text written in green and the disabled alarms will appear in red.

Once you have created the alarms you want, tap the Back button on your device to return to the Quote Detail page. The alarm icon will turn green, indicating that there is an alarm enabled for the contract.

When an alarm is triggered, a popup window will appear and you will have an option to disable the alarm by tapping the green icon or Disable All alarms.

Tapping on the green icon and the alarm will no longer be triggered. It will still exist in the alarms list, but the text will be in red, and the usual popup alarm window will not appear.

You can see the list with all the alarms by pressing the "Menu" button from your device while you are on Quotes Monitor screen and tap on "All Alarms". From there you can also add, edit or delete any alarm displayed on that list.

The alarm icon on the Quote Detail page will also be red if are only disabled alarms for that specific contract.

Order Entry
Order Entry Login options

To access the Order Entry related features of the application, you must first log in to your Order Entry account. You can do that by going to the General section of the application, then tap Order Entry Login. It is important to mention, that you can find this item under the General tab if you are logged in.

You will also be prompted to log in and brought to the Order Entry login screen if you try to access Orders & Positions, Account Information, or try to perform a trade from Price Ladder, Options Chain or Quote Details while logged out.

Fill in the required fields (may vary depending on your Order Entry provider) then tap Connect.

If you selected the Paper Trading option before you logged in, the only thing that you can do from this section is to Connect or to Disconnect from the Paper Trading server. Paper Trading is a simulated trading process in which would-be investors can practice investing without committing real money.

There are also 4 checkboxes you can use to customize your Order Entry Settings.

The Demo option can be used in order to connect a demo (option enabled) or a live (option disabled) Order Entry Account.

The Remember my Password setting allows the application to remember the password for your Order Entry account. All the other pieces of information related to your Order Entry account are automatically saved in their respective fields, no matter what your settings are.

The Connect at Startup setting can enable the automatic login to your Order Entry account right after you log in to the application so that you don't need to go to the Order Entry login screen again.

Finally, the Don't Ask me Again setting can disable/enable the server messages you get at the application login which prompts you to log in to your Order Entry account.

Order Entry Account and Provider

Next, to the Account field, you can see the Switch Order Entry Account icon.

This button brings up a list with all the Order Entry accounts you used before. Tap an Order Entry account in order to use an account from the abovementioned list or press Cancel if you want to go back to the previous screen.

You can also switch between your Order Entry accounts if you tap the dedicated blue button from Order Ticket, Account Information, Orders and Positions, Price Ladder and Options Chain.

This functionality is not available for Paper Trading, just for live trading.

If you need to switch your Order Entry Provider, go to the General section of the application, tap Options and then select an option from the Server Selection section. Just tap to select the provider you want to use (read more at Login options section) and press the Back button on your device to validate.

Remember that you can only change this setting if you are logged out of the application.

Order Ticket

The Order Ticket is the main Order Entry module where you can place your Buy or Sell order on a contract. In order to open up an Order Ticket, first, go to the Quote Detail page then press the Trade button.

An Order Ticket will also be opened when you cancel/replace an order from Orders and Positions and you can also access it from the Price Ladder or Options Chain modules.

In the upper right corner of the screen, you can see the Last Tick price for the selected contract and in the left corner, your current Order Entry Account name.

If you are already connected to Order Entry, the application offers you the possibility to switch between accounts. In order to use this functionality, tap the Switch Account button next to your Order Entry Account name.

This functionality is not available for Paper Trading, just for live trading.

This will bring up a dialog, which contains all the valid Order Entry accounts you used before. In order to switch your Order Entry account tap an item from the account list or press Cancel to go back to the previous screen. If you want to read more about this functionality, go to the Order Entry Account and Provider section of this document.

Select the Side of the order by tapping the Buy or Sell button in the middle of the screen.

Below those buttons, you should find the Quantity field. You can enter the quantity of the order manually or tap the arrow buttons on the sides to adjust the value.

The Contract field is automatically filled with the currently selected contract, but you can change it by tapping the text field.

You can also use the Symbol Search tool in order to search for another symbol by tapping the blue magnifying glass icon. If you want to read more about it, go to the Symbol Search section of this document.

Except for the MKT orders, you can also fill in the Price of the order. For STWL orders you will see a field for the Limit price.

In the center of the screen, you can select the order type: LMT, MKT, STOP, STL, and STWL.

After you selected the order type, tap the Lifetime button and the order type list will be changed, allowing you to select the Lifetime of the order from the following list: Day, GTC, GTD, FAK, and FOK.

After you found the option you need, tap Done to save your selection.

If you selected GTD, you should see a button for the Date, tap it and select the month, day and year of the order. Tap Set when finished or press the Cancel button and go back to the previous screen.

In the upper right corner of the ticket, you can tap the settings button. This will bring up a dialog where you have three options for where to go after placing an order:

  • Orders and Positions

  • the Previous Screen

  • or stay at the Order Ticket screen

and two options that can be used at Offset or Reverse:

  • Preview the order - opens a preview dialog before placing the order;

  • Show Order Ticket - will use the Order Ticket tool when placing an order.

After making the selection, press the Ok button. This will save your selection and bring you back to the Order Ticket dialog. You can also go back to this screen, without saving any changes by pressing the Cancel button.

In the upper right corner of your screen, you can also find the Clean All button (represented by a broomstick). If you tap that, it will erase the content of all text and price fields.

When you are finished setting up your order, tap the Place Order button at the bottom of the page. A confirmation window will pop up, allowing you to go back to make changes if necessary (by tapping No). Otherwise, tap Yes to finish placing your order.

Anytime, if you need to go back to the Quote Detail page, tap the Back button on your device.

Account Information

Tap the Account Info item from the vertical menu to get to this module. Here you will find all the necessary information about your Order Entry accounts, such as account balance, equity and more.

If you are already connected to Order Entry, the application offers you the possibility to switch between accounts. In order to use this functionality, tap the Switch Account button next to your Order Entry Account name.

This functionality is not available for Paper Trading, just for live trading.

This will bring up a dialog, which contains all the valid Order Entry accounts you used before. In order to switch your Order Entry account tap an item from the account list or press Cancel to go back to the previous screen. If you want to read more about this functionality, go to the Order Entry Account and Provider of this document.

If you try to open up this screen while logged out from Order Entry, you will be asked if you want to log in, and then taken to the Order Entry login screen.

Orders and Positions

The Orders and Positions section can be accessed from the vertical menu by tapping the Orders and Positions item. You will find here a list of all the orders you have placed in the past, as well as positions.

The first section of this module shows a summary about your Profit/Loss if you press the + button in front of Show Summary Profit/Loss. This will bring up the following details: Futures Profit/Loss, Options Profit/Loss, Total Buy/Sellsand Net Profit/Loss.

If you are already connected to Order Entry, the application offers you the possibility to switch between accounts. In order to use this functionality, tap the Switch Account button next to your Order Entry Account name.

This functionality is not available for Paper Trading, just for live trading.

This will bring up a dialog, which contains all the valid Order Entry accounts you used before. In order to switch your Order Entry account tap an item from the account list or press Cancel to go back to the previous screen. If you want to read more about this functionality, go to the Order Entry Account and Provider section of this document.

Orders

In case of orders, tap the number of the order to display more information about the selected order. You can also tap the order itself to go to the Order Detail screen, giving more details about your order.

For new orders, you can Cancel, Cancel Replace or Cancel Replace MKT that order by pressing their respective buttons. In the last 2 cases, an Order Ticket will be brought up to place the new replacing order.

Positions

In the case of positions, only the net positions are displayed by default. Tap the Show Details button in the upper right corner of the page to expand the list of positions. Tap Show Net to display only the nets again. You can tap the + or - icons from the left side of a net position, in order to show the details for that position only.

Tap a position to bring up the Position Detail screen. Here you can view more information about the selected position. You can also tap the Offset and Reverse buttons to enter the offset and the reverse of the position.

By tapping the Settings button from the Order Ticket's action bar, there are two options that can be used at Offset or Reverse:

  • Preview the order opens a preview dialog before placing the order;
  • Show Order Ticket will use the Order Ticket tool when placing an order.

If your Order Entry provider is OAK, you can also Mark as reported a position, which has Unreported status.

Filters

On the upper left corner of the page, tap the Filter button to bring up the filters. In the filter list, you can check or uncheck a checkbox in order to display or hide certain kinds of orders or positions.

Price Ladder

This module allows you to view detailed data about a single contract. In order to enter the Price Ladder, go to a Quote Detail page and then tap the Price Ladder button from the upper right corner of the screen.

When you enter a Price Ladder, the currently selected contract's information will be displayed by default. You can change the contract by tapping the contract field. Below the contract field, you can see a magnifying glass icon, which brings up the Symbol Search tool. In order to read more about this, please go to the Symbol Search section.

In the upper section of the Price Ladder, you can view information about the contract such as:

  • OPL - unrealized profit

  • TPL total profit and loss

  • Pos - total number of buys and sells

  • Avgaverage

  • Last last trade

  • Chg - net change

  • Hi - high value

  • Lo - low value

Order Entry columns

If you are already connected to Order Entry, the application offers you the possibility to switch between accounts. In order to use this functionality, tap the Switch Account button next to your Order Entry Account name.

This functionality is not available for Paper Trading, just for live trading.

This will bring up a dialog, which contains all the valid Order Entry accounts you used before. In order to switch your Order Entry account tap an item from the account list or press Cancel to go back to the previous screen. If you want to read more about this functionality, go to the Order Entry Account and Provider section of this document.

In the table below you can see all the prices listed in the middle for your current contract. The last traded price will be highlighted in green and will also show the last size in brackets.

To the left of the price column, you can see the Bid size column with the values highlighted in blue and to the right you can find the Ask size column with the values highlighted in red.

At the left and right margins of the ladder, you can find the buy and sell Order Entry columns, respectively. Double-tap at the right or left side of the ladder will bring up the Order Ticket dialog for placing an order. In order to read more about this, go to the Order Ticket section of this document.

You can place an order or offset/reverse a position by tapping the Sell and Buy buttons on the upper right corner of the ladder. If you press one if this buttons, the following options will appear:

  • Buy/Sell MKT

  • Buy/Sell LMT

  • CXL Buys/Sells

  • Flat MKT

  • Rev MKT

    In order to go back to the Price Ladder title row, tap the Done button.

After an order was placed, it appears in the buy or sell Order Entry column. You can double-tap the order and this will bring up a list with the following actions:

  • Cancel Order
  • CXL/R Order
  • CXL/R @ MKT
  • Place Buy Order
  • Place Sell Order

If you want to go back to your previous screen, tap the Cancel button.

You can also drag and drop the placed orders. After you selected the new price for the dragged order, a confirmation dialog will appear. You can confirm the action by pressing the Yes button or go back to Price Ladder if you tap No.

Below each order, you should have a checkbox. This can be used if you have more than one order at a specified price and you don't want to cancel/replace just some of them.

At any time, if you want to go back to the Quote Detail page, press the Back button on your device.

Options Chain

This module allows you to view detailed information about the options for a given futures contract. In order to enter Options Chain, go to a Quote Detail page and then tap the Options Chain button from the upper right corner of the screen.

The Options Chain tables are organized in tabs corresponding to the contract months. An options table is symmetrical, with Calls on the left side and Puts on the right side. The Strike column is in the middle and the option contracts are organized by the Strike price in ascending order, from top to bottom.

By default, the active tab, which will be opened when you open Options Chain, contains information about the front month. You can navigate between contract month tabs by tapping the title of the tab.

The contract month tabs are divided into pages. By default, the active page, which will be opened when you tap a contract month tab contains the center at the market. You can scroll to the next page by a swipe from right to left, or to the previous page by a swipe from left to the right.

Above the contract month tables, you can find more information about the future contract such as:

  • Last

  • Net Ch - Net change

  • Net Ch % - Net change percent

  • High

  • Low

  • Bid

  • Ask

  • Open

    If you are already connected to Order Entry, the application offers you the possibility to switch between accounts. In order to use this, functionality, tap the Switch Account button next to your Order Entry Account name.

    This functionality is not available for Paper Trading, just for live trading.

This will bring up a dialog, which contains all the valid Order Entry accounts you used before. In order to switch your Order Entry account tap an item from the account list or press Cancel to go back to the previous screen. If you want to read more about this functionality, go to the Order Entry Account and Provider section of this document.

Below these you can find your current contract and 3 more buttons:

By tapping this button you can hide/display the Calls columns in contract month table.
By tapping this button you can hide/display the Puts columns in the contract month table.

By pressing this button you can go to the center of the market. This Strike is highlighted because it represents the closest price to the last trade.

If you want to place an order for a selected option you should double tap the row, which contains it and the Select an action menu will be opened.

It is important to mention that depending on your selection, you should double tap the right or the left side of the Strike column. If you double tap the right side of the table, you can place Put option orders and if you double tap the left side of it, you will be asked for actions in placing Call options orders.

The actions you can select from will be:

  • Buy Put/Call LMT

  • Sell Put/Call LMT

  • Buy Put/Call @ MKT

  • Sell Put/Call @ MKT

If you want to go back to the previous screen without placing any options order, tap the Cancel button.

To place an order for the current future contract, you should press the Ask - Buy or Bid - Sell buttons from the top of the screen. This action will open the Order Ticket dialog for you.

General

The General section can be accessed from the vertical menu by tapping the General item.

The General section contains the following sections:

  • Logs check or send your logs

  • About Us get information about the application or build version and date

  • Help read Help documents

  • Alert Settings go to the Alert Settings section of this document

  • Options or Order Entry Login/Logout

    The name and the functionality of this entry depending on your status.

    If you didn’t log in to the application this entry is named Options. You can enable or disable the save username and password option and select your Order Entry provider here. If you want to read more about this, please go to the Login options section of this document.

    After you logged in to the application, you should have Order Entry Login/Logout. If you are connected to Order Entry, you will have Order Entry Logout and if you are not connected, you should have Order Entry Login. In both of these cases, you can change your Order Entry credentials and settings here. In order to get more information about this, please read the Order Entry Login options section of this document.

Save Settings save your settings

Sending Logs

In case a problem occurs, you can send us your user logs. In order to do this, please go to Logs in the General section. Here you can see a list of several log entries. The latest log entry should be on the top of the list and colored in red.

If you tap one of your logs, a message will appear, warning you that you are about to send an e-mail. Press Submit to e-mail your logs or press Cancel to go back to the previous screen.

On the e-mail page, the address for the technical support team is already entered, with the log attached to the message. Please describe your problem in the body of the e-mail message and press the Send button when you are ready.

You can also delete your logs if you press the Menu button on your device and select the Delete all logs option. It is important to mention that the current log entry cannot be deleted.

About us

In the General module, you can find an option called About Us. If you tap on that option you will get to a page containing information about the application including network traffic, build version and date.

You can also see the Welcome Page by pressing the button from the bottom of the page.

Help

If you need assistance with any of the modules or functions of the application, go to the General section of the application and select Help, then read the topic you need. You will find detailed guides here complete with images to help you out.

Alert Settings

To enable/disable available alerts and notifications on the application tap on "Alert Settings" in the "General" tab.

Available alerts for which you will get a popup message or a notification are "Price Alarms", "Block Trades" and "Order and Fill Messages".

"Do you want a pop-up message for Alerts while using the app?" - This will display a dialog while using the app when an alert arrives for any checked alert type.

"Do you want to be notified of alerts while the app is in the background?" - This will display a message in your phone notification center while the application is in the background when an alert arrives for checked alert type.

You can also enable/disable Sound and/or Vibration function when an alert arrives.

Saving Settings

To save your current quotes, charts and other configurations, press the Save Settings button in the General tab.

Depending on your selection, you can save your settings on our server, on your device or both of them:

  • Server & Device

  • Server

  • Device

    In order to get back to the General section without saving any settings, tap the Cancel button.

Logging out

To exit the application, open the vertical menu and select the Logout item. A screen will appear similar to the Login screen.

You will see a checkbox for Save Settings. Check it if you want to save your settings and leave it unchecked if you don't need to save any modifications. To log out, press the Disconnect button.

If you enabled the Save Settings feature, a dialog will pop up, asking where you want to save your settings. You can choose from the following options:

  • to save your settings on our Server

  • on your Device

  • both Server & Device

  • Exit without Saving

  • You can also choose to Cancel the saving procedure and go back to the Logout screen.

    If you save your settings on the server, you will be able to keep them for use on other Android devices or other platforms with the application installed (desktop and online version). After making your selection, you will be logged out immediately.

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