HKEx

HKEx

Configuring user access to HKEx

To configure user access to HKEx:

  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 Order Routing and Market Data tabs to configure the user for the selected exchange:

    • Use the Order Routing tab to configure exchange credentials for user identification.
    • Use the Market Data tab to allow or deny the user access to all market data per product group.

  4. Configure the following Order Routing settings:

    • Text A — An optional, user-defined text value that remains on submitted orders in the TT system and is sent to HKEx in the customer_info_s field in the exchange API. Enter up to 15 characters. Alpha-numeric and special characters are allowed.
    • Text B — An optional, user-defined text value that remains on submitted orders in the TT system and is sent to HKEx in the exchange_info_s field in the exchange API for Giveup orders only. 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. Configure the following Market Data settings:

    • All Market Data — Click either radio button to Allow or Deny access to all market data available from the exchange.
    • Sessions — Sets how many simultaneous market data sessions the user can have active using different IP Addresses/Applications. Delay Only: Indicates that market data is denied in all environments except the delayed environment, which does not have access to real-time market data.
  6. Click Save Changes.