Forex Dealing Rates (Quotes) table
Forex Dealing Rates table is assigned for viewing forex market quotes and making requests for Market and Pending orders.
There are 3 ways to call Forex Dealing Rates table:
1. User can load system Welcome screen that has Dealing Rates table on default. This Welcome screen is loaded automatically during the first start of TradingDesk Pro 5 program.
2. To get Forex Dealing Rates table press right mouse button in any (empty or full) frame of the screen and select "Assign View" in the shortcut menu. In the window "Choose view template" select "Rates" and press "OK".
3. Actuate a frame (press left mouse button in the frame and to headline of frame will become blue) and select View => "Rates" in the main program menu.
Dealing Rates table has the following appearance:
The main columns are
|·|| Currency - currency pair of current market quote.|
|·|| Time - time of getting last quote.|
|·|| Bid - quote for selling base forex currency (first in currency pair) against the counter or quote currency (second in currency pair) by a trader. For example selling EURO agains USD. |
|·|| Ask - quote for buying base forex currency (first in currency pair) against the counter or quote currency (second in currency pair) by a trader.|
|·|| High - the highest forex quote of the present-day (Ask) |
|·|| Low - the lowest forex quote of the present-day (Bid)|
Red arrow in the quotes table signifies that the last forex quote has decreased and blue arrow signifies that the last forex quote has increased.
Quotes received just now are colored in red if they are lower than previous quotes or blue if they are higher than previous quotes.
For making deal double click left mouse button on the selected currency in the Bid or Ask column for opening "New order window".
Also user can change font size and background color of the forex quotes table, maximize, remove unnecessary currency pairs and save or load custom forex quotes table.