Building your first algo

Building your first algo

Testing the algo

Now that you completed the algo, you are ready to test it to make sure it functions as you intended.

Testing your algo

To test your algo:

  1. In the ADL toolbar click to start the algo.

    Start the algo

    The Buy order is immediately submitted.

  2. Watch for the blue ball flowing from the Entry Order block to the Get Entry Fill Qty block when the entry order is filled. (How quickly it happens depends on market activity.)

    Watch fill quantity flow through the algo

  3. In the ADL toolbar, click to stop the algo.