To set user risk limits:
Optionally, you can determine whether to apply the same limits to block/cross trades and/or synthetic parent orders.
Note: If Apply Limits is checked, you must define product or contract limits for each product or contract that the user, parent account or child account is allowed to trade.
If you select an existing limit, you can copy product limits within the selected user's or account's limit tab by clicking the Copy button.
When creating a new risk limit, select the Exchange, Product Type, Product, and/or Contract in the New Limit window and click Add Limit
Note:If you do not specify a product, then the limit will be the default limit for all products of the selected product type for the selected exchange. If you do not select a contract, the limit will be the default limit for all contracts for the selected product.
The product limit settings are displayed.
Note: The following section appears if applying risk limits to all contracts or a single contract.
Spread and Strategies
Note: The following section appears if applying risk limits to all products or all contracts for a single product.
Note: The following section appears if applying risk limits to all products or for a single interproduct spread/strategy product: