List of Financial Instruments
You can track the rates of your required subset of financial instruments in "Market Watch" window.
That subset is called "Instruments in Use" and can be formed from the general base of all available instruments.
In this table you may see current Bid, Ask, time of latest quotation. Moreover, right-clicking on this table may call up the context menu and "Columns and rows" lets set columns for minimum and maximum quotations for the current trading day, while "Settings" function lets set visual parameters of the table.
By right-clicking on "Market Watch" or "Navigator" windows (in "Instruments" section), as well as through "Trade" option from the main menu you can do the following:
- Select "Customize list of instruments…" option to change the list of used instruments.
- Select "Add instruments…" to get information about all available instruments.
By selecting "Customize list of instruments…" option "Instruments in Use" window opens.
In this window you can see the list of instruments in use by instrument categories (types), view information on an instrument (on “#C-BRENT” in the example), delete unnecessary instruments from the list, as well as add instruments from the general base of available instruments to the list.
To add an instrument, press "Add" button, and "Instrument Browser" window will open.
In this window you can view all available instruments, grouped under separate categories, view information on each instrument and select an instrument to be added to the list of instruments in use. In the example CFD on "DE30" index is selected (there is a tick on the right of the name). Press "Add to used instruments" button, next, click "Close" button. In one session of the dialog you can select several instruments at the same time. Moreover, in the list financial instruments of chosen category there are instruments which are already in the list of those in use - such instruments are marked (Ex: "GB100" in the picture).