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Trade Off The Chart

Create Orders

The TimeToTrade Trade Off The Chart functionality can be used create and manage orders. Click on the 'Sell at Bid' or 'Buy at Ask' buttons on the deal tick to create an order line on the chart, where a red line represents a sell order and a blue line represents a buy order:


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Position Orders at points of Support & Resistance

Limit and Stop orders can be added by clicking on the arrows above and below the price on the order line on the chart. The levels for the order price, plus limits and stops can be adjusted by dragging the lines on the chart:


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Maintain Limit & Stop Positions

The Take Profit and Stop Loss orders can be placed at a fixed price level or based on an offset from the opening order. The choices available for setting the Take Profit and Stop Loss orders are:


Price Level Enter the price that the Take Profit or Stop Loss should be placed at e.g. 220 to Take Profit at 220 pence on Vodafone
Price Change Enter the Take Profit or Stop Loss offset in terms of price e.g. 20 for 20 pence of 0.50 for 50 cents. The value entered is added to or subtracted from the fill price of the opening order to create the Take Profit and Stop Loss orders.
% Change Enter the Take Profit or Stop Loss offset in terms of percentage change in the price e.g. 3 for 3%. The value entered is used to calculate the price that is added to or subtracted from the fill price of the opening order, to create the Take Profit and Stop Loss orders.
Points Change Enter the Take Profit or Stop Loss offset in terms of Points e.g. 20 which is 20 pence on Vodafone. The value entered is used to calculate the price that is added to or subtracted from the fill price of the opening order, to create the Take Profit and Stop Loss orders. The point size varies for each market, therefore please check how much one point represents by setting the Take Profit or Stop Loss to 1 Points Change.



To change the Limit and Stop Offset use the drop down to the right of the Stop and Limit values on the deal ticket:


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Detailed Order Analysis

To place the order click on the 'Send Order' button. If 'One Click Trading' is disabled an order confirmation will appear with the order details and related Win Loss information if Stops and Orders have been added:


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One Click Trading

To enable or disable One Click Trading plus the ability to display historical trades on the chart, click on down arrow on the top right of the deal ticket:


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Position Analysis

Clicking on an order in the Position Analysis will provide a break down of the current Profit and Loss, plus an analysis of the Win Loss performance if Stop and Limits have been added. The Open Position order entry and price level will be displayed on the chart with the profit and loss highlighted:


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Manage Open Positions

The open position Stop and Limit orders can be adjusted by dragging the lines on the chart, then clicking on the 'Save Changes To Orders' button:


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View Historical Trades On The Chart

Display of historical trades on the chart along with related Profit and Loss:

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Features Overview Video

The following help video provides an overview of the TimeToTrade Trade Off The Chart features:



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