Question on accessing Exchange Spreads in IB Gateway | Traders Hideout - futures trading strategies, market news, trading charts and platforms

Traders Hideout

Discuss day trading practices and futures trading strategies on this forum for all markets. This forum is also for discussing and reviews for brokers, data feeds, and commercial or third party add-ons


Question on accessing Exchange Spreads in IB Gateway

  #6 (permalink)

Trading Experience: None
Platform: -
Favorite Futures: Diversified
Ming80's Avatar
Posts: 41 since Jan 2012
Thanks: 25 given, 49 received

sam028 View Post
Did you tried to create the symbol manually in MC, as a spread or future as the instrument category?

Yeah, won't work. MC doesn't have a spread category and they've said before they don't support exchange spreads so you can't add it. Using the symbol under the futures doesn't show any spreads and I don't think there is a specific symbol in IB for exchange spreads unless I'm mistaken. Anybody using other tools to access exchange spreads via IB gateway?

Reply With Quote