Trader's Orders Window

The Trader's Orders Window displays information on all Market Orders, Entry Stop Orders, Entry Limit Orders, Margin Call Orders, as well as Stop Orders and Limit Orders made by Traders, Dealers, and the System. It allows the Trader to Remove Market and non-triggered Entry orders, Change Price, and set Stop/Limit condition on non-triggered Entry Orders.

This window has four modes:

Show All (+S/L) - all pending orders, including not-triggered Stop and Limit orders ;

Show All - all pending orders, excluding not-Imminent and not-Urgent (triggered) Stop and Limit orders ;

Show Imminent - all Urgent and Imminent orders ;

Show Urgent - Urgent orders only ;

 

( Urgent order : I; C; triggered ES; EL; S; L orders - all orders other than non-triggered ES; EL; S; L orders; Imminent order : any order within Imminent Distance of the market.)

The following information is available in the Open Positions window:

AcctID (Account ID) - account number

Own (Money Owner ID) - name of the money owner (account owner)

OrdrID (Order Number) - number of the order

Ticket (Ticket Number) - number of the ticket that was opened after the dealer confirmed the trade. If there is no opened trade associated with this the order, the "ticket" field will be empty. Note: The ticket number is not the same as order number

 

T (Condition Type) -

I

Initiate

green

R

Price changed on "open" order

yellow

ES

Entry stop

White

EL

Entry limit

White

C

Close

green

T

Price changed on "close" order

yellow

S

stop

orange

L

limit

orange

M

Orders initiated by margin call

Red

 

Cur 1 Cur 1 (Currency 1 ) - first/contract currency

Cur 2 (Currency 2 ) - second currency

Lot (Trading volume ( Lot )) - number of lots traded in the given position

Amt, K (Trading Volume (K)) - amount in contract (first) currency traded in the given position

B/S (Buy/Sell) - buy or sell position

Rate (Rate) - order rate

Stop (Stop) - Stop Orders are aimed at closing positions at an off-market price. These orders will execute if the market value of an instrument reaches the stop price. In general, Stop orders aim at closing positions at prices "worse" than current market price.

Limit (Limit) - Limit Orders are aimed at closing positions at an off-market price. These orders will execute if the market value of an instrument reaches the limit price. In general, Limit orders aim at closing positions at prices "better" than current market price.

Time (Time) - time at which the order was created

The following functionality is available in the Trader's Orders Window:

Change price (Available for non-triggered Entry Stop and Entry Limit orders)
Right-click anywhere within the record, then choose the "Change Price" command from the pop-up menu. The entry Change Price input dialog box will appear:

Enter the desired price and click OK. The price for the order will change.

Remove Order (Available for Initiate, Close, and non-triggered Entry Stop, Entry Limit, Stop, Limit orders)
Right-click anywhere within the Order Record and then select the "Remove Order" command from the pop-up menu. The "Remove Order" confirmation window will appear:

Click "yes" and the order will be removed.

Set Stop/Limit Condition for the Entry Order - right-click anywhere within the Entry Order Record, and then choose "Stop" or "Limit;" the Stop/Limit Price Input form will appear:

Enter a new Stop/Limit price and click "Submit" . The Stop/Limit price for the order will be set. A position opened by this order will be created with Stop/Limit order at the set price.

Change Font - right click on any record in the window, choose "font", and choose desired settings for the font.

Show and Hide Columns - right click on the header, choose "columns" and check boxes next to columns you want to appear in the window

Refresh Data - right click within any record or on the header, and choose "refresh"

Sort Records - right click on the header, then choose "sorting", then choose "ascending", "descending", or "default," or simply left-click the column title. All records in that column will be sorted.

Set Imminent Distance - right click on the header, then choose "Set Imminent Distance." The following pop-up window will appear:

You are now able to enter a value for the imminent distance. "Imminent distance" is the amount of pips away from the current Dealer's rate within which orders are shown in the "Trader's Order Window" when you click on 'Show Imminent Orders'.

Show All (+S/L) - right click on the header, then choose "Show All (+S/L)." You will see all pending orders, including not-triggered Stop and Limit orders. (Not-triggered Stop and Limit orders can also be seen in the 'Open Positions' window)

Show All - right click on the header, then choose "Show All." You will see all pending orders, excluding not-Imminent and not-Urgent (triggered) Stop and Limit orders.

Show Imminent - right click on the header, then choose "Show Imminent." You will see all Urgent and Imminent orders.

Show Urgent - right click on the header, then choose "Show Urgent." You will see Urgent orders only.

 

( Urgent order : I; C; triggered ES; EL; S; L orders - all orders other than non-triggered ES; EL; S; L orders; Imminent order : any order within Imminent Distance of the market.)