MD Trader®

MD Trader®

Entering an order

In MD Trader, you can easily configure an order, and quickly and safely enter the order for an instrument with a single click.

Before configuring and entering an order, configure the following parameters in MD Trader:

To enter an order in MD Trader:

  1. Select an account, order type, and order restriction (TIF) in the order pane or use the default settings for each. An account is required for submitting orders on TT.

  2. Enter an order quantity: Type in a value, use your default order quantity, or click one of the quantity buttons. A quantity is required for submitting orders on TT

    If needed, use the CLR button to clear the quantity field to enter a new quantity.

  3. Click either the Bids or Asks column next to a price level to enter the order.

    If desired, right-click in the order placement columns to enter an order using your second default order quantity.

Customizing order quantity buttons

To customize order quantity buttons:

  1. Right-click in the order quantity number pad buttons. The order quantity button interface opens.

  2. Change an order quantity in the interface. The value immediately changes on the corresponding number pad button.

  3. Click Save.