X_TRADER®

7.17.11.1

Released: Jan 21, 2014 File Size: 0
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Important Notes

Significant changes have been made to the Autospreader® configuration window since 7.12.x and this includes the deprecation of properties that may be involved in your Autospreader® strategies. Please refer to Autospreader Features and Parameter Changes in X_TRADER® 7.17 for more details.

Why Should I Upgrade?

X_TRADER® 7.17.11 includes common code required for a critical fix in ADL related to upgrades. In addition, this release addresses issues found in the field along with significant enhancements to existing functionality which is described in the X_TRADER® 7.17.10 Release Notes. Some highlights include:

  1. Change Monitoring Username
    Monitoring Username (aka Tag 50 on CME), can now be changed from the X_TRADER® Control Panel to any user in your shared order book.

  2. TT Update Support
    X_TRADER® 7.17.11 can be deployed using the new TT Update installation process which greatly simplifies upgrading to new versions. See the TT Update help section on the TT Website for more information. Please contact your local TAM to begin using TT Update to deploy new versions.

  3. Order Passing [Beta]
    X_TRADER® 7.17.11 is part of a system-wide enhancement that allows execution desks to pass working orders to other groups without the need to share an order book. See the Order Passing Upcoming Initiative page for more information. Order Passing functionality is currently in Beta. Please contact your Account Manager or local TAM if you would like to participate in the Beta.

TT strongly encourages all customers to upgrade to this new version.

System Requirements

X_TRADER® 7.17.11 includes common code required for a critical fix in ADL related to upgrades. In addition, this release addresses issues found in the field along with significant enhancements to existing functionality which is described in the X_TRADER® 7.17.10 Release Notes. Some highlights include:

  1. Change Monitoring Username
    Monitoring Username (aka Tag 50 on CME), can now be changed from the X_TRADER® Control Panel to any user in your shared order book.

  2. TT Update Support
    X_TRADER® 7.17.11 can be deployed using the new TT Update installation process which greatly simplifies upgrading to new versions. See the TT Update help section on the TT Website for more information. Please contact your local TAM to begin using TT Update to deploy new versions.

  3. Order Passing [Beta]
    X_TRADER® 7.17.11 is part of a system-wide enhancement that allows execution desks to pass working orders to other groups without the need to share an order book. See the Order Passing Upcoming Initiative page for more information. Order Passing functionality is currently in Beta. Please contact your Account Manager or local TAM if you would like to participate in the Beta.

TT strongly encourages all customers to upgrade to this new version.

Installation Notes

X_TRADER® 7.17.11 can be deployed using TT Update. See the TT Update help section for more information. Please contact your local TAM to begin using TT Update to deploy new versions.

When upgrading from existing versions, TT strongly recommends making a backup of your workspaces in a separate location.
  1. X_TRADER® 7.17.x only supports workspaces from previous versions of X_TRADER® 7.12.x and X_TRADER® 7.11x.

  2. X_TRADER® 7.17.x only supports upgrades from previous versions of X_TRADER® 7.12.x and X_TRADER® 7.11x.

  3. If your current software is older than X_TRADER® 7.11.x, TT recommends uninstalling your existing old software and performing a clean install.

Enhancements

Fixes

  1. ADL
    1. Fixed an issue where previously constructed algos may no longer function properly after an upgrade. (Ref 226745)

  2. Floating Order Entry
    1. Fixed an issue where Floating Order Entry Window would change location when contracts are changed. (Ref 226719)

Known Issues