Rithmic RTRADER - Platforms and Indicators | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Rithmic RTRADER
Updated: Views / Replies:2,328 / 24
Created: by CenturyTime Attachments:5

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors – all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you don’t need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 5  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

Rithmic RTRADER

  #11 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Boca Raton
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Variety
Broker/Data: Optimus Futures, LLC
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
mattz's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,997 since Sep 2010
Thanks: 1,890 given, 2,688 received
Forum Reputation: Legendary


Lightrade View Post
Hi guys,

I am playing a little bit with R|Trader and can't figure it out how to put Buy/Sell Stop order from it's DOM. Is it even possible? Do you guys have any experience with R|Trader?
Thank you...

Here are two videos that would help you understand how RTrader works. It is too hard to explain it verbally.
This is for order defaults and this one is for trading from the DOM

You need to learn how to place OCO orders, which are bracket server side OCOs on R Trader.
This is for your profit target and stops.

Also, recently Rithmic added server side OCO order which is a time/stop OCO.
This means that you you can send a market order if your stop has not hit at a certain time.
I have attached the diagram
Please register on futures.io to view futures trading content such as post attachment(s), image(s), and screenshot(s).


1) Press on the "Bracket and OCO" button
2) Press the Config button
3) Name your Bracket ( you can have a number of brackets)
4) Place your stop ( below you will see that you can place your stop in ticks and specify contracts)
5) Choose the time you want to convert your stops to market orders.

Submit by clicking "save" and then enabling in by pressing the red button "Disabled" which will enable this bracket.

Thank you,
Matt Z
Optimus Futures


There is a substantial risk of loss in futures trading. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
The placement of contingent orders by you or broker, or trading advisor, such as a “stop-loss” or “stop-limit” order, will not necessarily limit your losses to the intended amounts, since market conditions may make it impossible to execute such orders.

PM with any questions about optimusfutures (800) 771-6748 (561) 367 8686. THERE IS A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.
Reply With Quote
The following 2 users say Thank You to mattz for this post:
 
  #12 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
San Francisco
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Sierra Chart
Favorite Futures: Crude Oil
 
Posts: 9 since Jan 2015
Thanks: 3 given, 2 received

Buy/Sell Stop orders through R|Trader DOM

Thank you guys for the replies. I appreciate it!

Yes, I know how to use brackets in R|Trader. It is very similar like in other trading platforms. But what I meant by Buy or Sell STOP order is, when you want to set Buy Stop order that triggers at certain price which is above current price or conversely Sell Stop order at certain price which is bellow current price.
I can do that without any problems in NinjaTrader or Sierra Charts but when I do such an action in R|Trader, it opens the order immediately at market price. I can do that through placing an order ticket, but not in the actual R|Trader DOM.

I suppose it is not possible...

Once again, Thank you guys!

Reply With Quote
 
  #13 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Boca Raton
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Variety
Broker/Data: Optimus Futures, LLC
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
mattz's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,997 since Sep 2010
Thanks: 1,890 given, 2,688 received
Forum Reputation: Legendary



Lightrade View Post
Thank you guys for the replies. I appreciate it!

Yes, I know how to use brackets in R|Trader. It is very similar like in other trading platforms. But what I meant by Buy or Sell STOP order is, when you want to set Buy Stop order that triggers at certain price which is above current price or conversely Sell Stop order at certain price which is bellow current price.
I can do that without any problems in NinjaTrader or Sierra Charts but when I do such an action in R|Trader, it opens the order immediately at market price. I can do that through placing an order ticket, but not in the actual R|Trader DOM.

I suppose it is not possible...

Once again, Thank you guys!

look at the links that I have provide in the early paragraph above. They are linked to videos that will show you how to do that.

Matt Z
Optimus Futures

There is a substantial risk of loss in futures trading. Past performance is not indicative of futures results.

PM with any questions about optimusfutures (800) 771-6748 (561) 367 8686. THERE IS A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.
Reply With Quote
 
  #14 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
San Francisco
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Sierra Chart
Favorite Futures: Crude Oil
 
Posts: 9 since Jan 2015
Thanks: 3 given, 2 received


mattz View Post
look at the links that I have provide in the early paragraph above. They are linked to videos that will show you how to do that.

Matt Z
Optimus Futures

There is a substantial risk of loss in futures trading. Past performance is not indicative of futures results.

Hi Matt,

thanks for the video links. I watched them all before when I tried to figure it out. The problem is, when I click at "Order Defaults" I don't have the same options which can allow me to do Stop orders as in your videos.

Am I missing something?

In the next post I will send you screenshots. (I would posted it here, but I need to have 5 posts to allow me post links or images... sorry for that)

Reply With Quote
 
  #15 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Boca Raton
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Variety
Broker/Data: Optimus Futures, LLC
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
mattz's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,997 since Sep 2010
Thanks: 1,890 given, 2,688 received
Forum Reputation: Legendary


Lightrade View Post
Hi Matt,

thanks for the video links. I watched them all before when I tried to figure it out. The problem is, when I click at "Order Defaults" I don't have the same options which can allow me to do Stop orders as in your videos.

Am I missing something?

In the next post I will send you screenshots. (I would posted it here, but I need to have 5 posts to allow me post links or images... sorry for that)

Understood. Yes, looking at the images would help.
I think that if you use Rithmic as your data provider you should always look at R Trder to keep a tab on your trades.
I believe it gives you an accurate position count.

The coolest thing about R Trader are the features that you explore are actually ones you use/will use in trading.
Not another list of "what the #$%^ are these features for?" released with new versions of software.

Thanks,
Matt Z
Optimus Futures

There is a substantial riskof loss in futures trading. Past performance is not indicative of future results.

PM with any questions about optimusfutures (800) 771-6748 (561) 367 8686. THERE IS A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.
Reply With Quote
 
  #16 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
San Francisco
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Sierra Chart
Favorite Futures: Crude Oil
 
Posts: 9 since Jan 2015
Thanks: 3 given, 2 received

Please sorry for this post... I just need to have 5 posts to be able post images....

I apologize once again...

Reply With Quote
 
  #17 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
San Francisco
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Sierra Chart
Favorite Futures: Crude Oil
 
Posts: 9 since Jan 2015
Thanks: 3 given, 2 received

Hi Matt,

here are the screenshots:

1. Screenshot from "Order details" from your video. There is Stop order option.
http://prnt.sc/ci57w2


2. Here is screenshots from my R|Trader pro. There is missing that Stop order option...
http://prnt.sc/ci5897


Probably I am just missing something, but I can't figure out what....

Thank you!

Reply With Quote
 
  #18 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Boca Raton
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Variety
Broker/Data: Optimus Futures, LLC
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
mattz's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,997 since Sep 2010
Thanks: 1,890 given, 2,688 received
Forum Reputation: Legendary

I cant see the image. Does anyone else can?

Matt Z
Optimus Futures

There is a substantial risk of loss in futures trading. Past performance is not indicative of future results.

PM with any questions about optimusfutures (800) 771-6748 (561) 367 8686. THERE IS A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.
Reply With Quote
 
  #19 (permalink)
Trading Apprentice
San Francisco
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Sierra Chart
Favorite Futures: Crude Oil
 
Posts: 9 since Jan 2015
Thanks: 3 given, 2 received


mattz View Post
I cant see the image. Does anyone else can?

Matt Z
Optimus Futures

There is a substantial risk of loss in futures trading. Past performance is not indicative of future results.

Sorry for that. My mistake... Just updated links for the images. You should see them now by clicking at the links...

Reply With Quote
 
  #20 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Boca Raton
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Variety
Broker/Data: Optimus Futures, LLC
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
mattz's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,997 since Sep 2010
Thanks: 1,890 given, 2,688 received
Forum Reputation: Legendary



Lightrade View Post
Sorry for that. My mistake... Just updated links for the images. You should see them now by clicking at the links...

Ok, looking!

Matt Z
Optimus Futures

There is a substantial risk of loss in futures trading.Past performance is not indicative of future results.

PM with any questions about optimusfutures (800) 771-6748 (561) 367 8686. THERE IS A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.
Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > Rithmic RTRADER

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)
 

RandBots: AutoTrading Bots to diversify your trading

Oct 24
 

TopstepTrader: Profiting Without Risking Your Own Money

Oct 26

Building Open Source Indicators for NT8 w/Fat Tails @ Lizard Indicators

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rithmic Zoethecus Reviews of Brokers and Data Feeds 196 February 9th, 2017 07:55 PM
Multicharts + Rithmic wind MultiCharts 2 March 20th, 2015 12:11 AM
Rithmic vs Zenfire liquidcci Reviews of Brokers and Data Feeds 42 September 1st, 2013 02:28 AM
any rithmic demos ? shanemcdonald28 MultiCharts 0 April 17th, 2013 07:12 PM
Rithmic Down TrendTraderBH Reviews of Brokers and Data Feeds 50 September 13th, 2012 10:42 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:18 PM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-10-21 in 0.13 seconds with 20 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.196.72.162