StartAtmStrategy()

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StartAtmStrategy()

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Definition

StartAtmStrategy can be used to submit entry orders with ATM strategies.

 

Syntax

NinjaTrader.NinjaScript.AtmStrategy.StartAtmStrategy(AtmStrategy atmStrategyTemplate, Order entryOrder)

NinjaTrader.NinjaScript.AtmStrategy.StartAtmStrategy(string atmStrategyTemplateName, Order entryOrder)

 

Properties

atmStrategyTemplate

An AtmStrategy representing the ATM strategy you wish to use

atmStrategyTemplateName

A string representing the name of the ATM strategy you wish to use

entryOrder

An Order representing the entry order

 

 

Critical:  The "name" argument on the CreateOrder() method MUST be named "Entry" for the ATM Strategy to be started successfully.

 

 

Example

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/* Example of subscribing/unsubscribing to order update events from an Add On. The concept can be carried over
to any NinjaScript object you may be working on. */
public class MyAddOnTab : NTTabPage
{
    private Account account;
    private Order myEntryOrder;
 
    public MyAddOnTab()
    {
        // Find our Sim101 account
        lock (Account.All)
              account = Account.All.FirstOrDefault(a => a.Name == "Sim101");
 
        if (account != null)
        {
              entryOrder = account.CreateOrder(Cbi.Instrument.GetInstrument("AAPL"), OrderAction.Buy, OrderType.Market,
                  TimeInForce.Day, 1, 0, 0, string.Empty, "Entry", null);
 
              // Submits our entry order with the ATM strategy named "myAtmStrategyName"
              NinjaTrader.NinjaScript.AtmStrategy.StartAtmStrategy("myAtmStrategyName", entryOrder);
        }
    }
 
    // Other required NTTabPage members left out for demonstration purposes. Be sure to add them in your own code.
}