BrokerTec

BrokerTec

Configuring user access to BrokerTec

To configure user access to BrokerTec:

  1. Click the Users | Exchanges tab for a user selected in the data grid.
  2. Click the exchange list drop down arrow, and scroll to and select an exchange.
  3. Click the Subscriber Market Data, FIX Market Data and Order Routing tabs to configure the user for the selected exchange:

    • Use the Subscriber Market Data tab to allow or deny the user access to all market data per product group.
    • Use the FIX Market Data tab to allow or deny the user access to all market data through TT FIX per product group.
    • Use the Order Routing tab to configure exchange credentials for user identification.
  4. Configure the following Order Routing settings:

    The Brokertec exchange Order Routing settings per user are:
    • Trader ID — Sets the routing trader ID to identify the user on all order actions. This value maps to user_id_s in the exchange API. Enter the exchange-provided routing trader ID of up to 5 characters in this field. This field is required for order routing.
    • Text — An optional, user-defined text value that remains on submitted orders in the TT system and is sent to the exchange in the exchange_info_s field. Enter up to 32 characters. Alpha-numeric and special characters are allowed.
    • Account — An optional, user-defined text value that remains on submitted orders in the TT system and is sent to the exchange in the customer_info_s field. Enter up to 15 characters. Alpha-numeric and special characters are allowed.
    • Text TT — An optional, user-defined text value that remains on submitted orders in the TT system, but is not sent to the exchange. Alpha-numeric and special characters are allowed.
    • Max Order Rate — Sets the maximum number of orders per second that a user can enter per connection. This limit cannot exceed the exchange-defined order rate maximum.
  5. Click the Subscriber Market Data tab to allow or deny access to the following market data groups available at the exchange:

    If Allow is enabled, click Sessions to set how many simultaneous market data sessions the user can have active using different IP Addresses/Applications. Selecting 0 - Delay Only indicates that the product group is denied in all environments except the delayed environment, which does not have access to real-time market data.
  6. Click the FIX Market Data tab to allow or deny access to the following market data groups available at the exchange from TT FIX:

    If Allow is enabled, click FIX Users to set how many simultaneous market data sessions the user can have active using different FIX Users. Selecting 0 indicates FIX users can access only security definitions and securty status updates for the product group.
  7. Click Save Changes.