X_TRADER®

7.17.37.1

Released: Jun 04, 2014 File Size: 0
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Important Notes

To take full advantage of order book sharing in X_TRADER® 7.17, users are strongly encouraged to have all members of their shared order book on X_TRADER® 7.17.In order to view orders in X_TRADER® 7.12 that have been submitted on X_TRADER® 7.17, the orders must be submitted with an account that is mapped in Guardian for all users who wish to view the order or the submitted orders must be entered using the new On Behalf Of Orders functionality included in X_TRADER® 7.17. Please refer to On Behalf Of Orders for more details.

X_STUDY® 7.9.35 is included in this package of X_TRADER® 7.17.37. Please note X_STUDY® 7.9.20 and higher requires FMDS 7.6.0 or higher.

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.

A synthetic spread using a Custom Pricing Model (CPM) in the configuration will be treated as a non-tradeable spread when launched on an Autospreader® SE build earlier than 7.17.30.

X_TRADER® 7.17.35 and higher includes a new ImpliedConfig.cfg file. No action is required if you are using Autospreader® SE 7.17.35 or higher in conjunction. Otherwise, please make sure that the same copy of the ImpliedConfig.cfg is placed in [c:\tt\config\] folder on both Autospreader® SE and X_TRADER.

Why Should I Upgrade?

This release includes a change to internal messaging and this change will improve overall performance.

  • Server-side OCOs
    This release moves management of OCO's onto the Synthetic SE for improved order execution.

  • Eurex HFT support
    X_TRADER® 7.17.21 and higher allow for the identification of automated orders for Eurex.

  • Windows 8 support
    X_TRADER® 7.17.30 and higher are supported on the Windows 8 operating system.

  • Enhanced fixed income trading analytics
    Trading in yield has been enhanced and may be configured on the advanced tab of MD Trader® properties.


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

    System Requirements

    This release includes a change to internal messaging and this change will improve overall performance.

  • Server-side OCOs
    This release moves management of OCO's onto the Synthetic SE for improved order execution.

  • Eurex HFT support
    X_TRADER® 7.17.21 and higher allow for the identification of automated orders for Eurex.

  • Windows 8 support
    X_TRADER® 7.17.30 and higher are supported on the Windows 8 operating system.

  • Enhanced fixed income trading analytics
    Trading in yield has been enhanced and may be configured on the advanced tab of MD Trader® properties.


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

    Installation Notes

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

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

    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

    1. Autospreader
      1. Enhanced Autospreader® to treat an incoming change with invalid price as no change to price. (Ref 228682)

    2. Order
      1. Internal messaging has been optimized to improve overall performance. (Ref 228664)

    Fixes

    1. Orders and Fills Window
      1. Fixed an issue where sorting orders during an order update could freeze X_TRADER. (Ref 228681)

    Known Issues