GetTradingDayBeginLocal()

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GetTradingDayBeginLocal()

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Definition

Converts the trading day begin time from the exchange timezone to local time, and returns a DateTime object in the local timezone. The ActualTradingDayExchange property can be passed into GetTradingDayBeginLocal() for a quick timezone conversion.

 

Property Value

A DateTime object representing the exchange-based trading day begin time converted to local time.

 

Syntax

<SessionIterator>.GetTradingDayBeginLocal(DateTime tradingDayExchange)

 

Parameters

tradingDayExchange

The DateTime value used to calculate the trading day.

 

Example

ns


protected override void OnBarUpdate()
{
  // Only process strategy logic starting three hours after trading begins at the exchange
  if (DateTime.Now >= Bars.SessionIterator.GetTradingDayBeginLocal(Bars.SessionIterator.ActualTradingDayExchange).AddHours(3))
  {
      // Strategy logic here
  }
}