iPhone Trader

iPhone Trader
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iPhone Trader
How to Login
Save password
Opening a demo account
The 5 Main Sections
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Opening a New Order
Modifying Open Positions
Partially closing an Order
Modifying Pending Orders
Using Charts
Order Confirmation
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How to Login
Firstly, you must locate the iPhone Trader software icon on your iPhone, after installation it should be found
on your iPhone home screen. Click on the iPhone Trader icon logo and you will come to a login page for your
trading account.
Click on the text fields to edit and input your login and password:
Login – You are trading account login
Password – Your trading account password
Servers – By clicking on the ‘Server’ button, you have the option of selecting the server.
After entering your account login details, click on the Login button.
Once clicking on the login button, your iPhone will attempt to connect to the server and log you into your
trading account. (Please see image below)
Save password
Please note that after your first login your login credentials will be stored, so that the following time you open
the software you do not have to re-enter. You can disable or enable save password option. To do this, go to
the 'Settings' of your iPhone. Tap on iPhone Trader and you will be shown all available customizable settings
of the application. By default, 'Remember Password' is ON.
Saving account details
When logging into your account, the application allows for the details of multiple accounts to be saved. This
“save account details” option, allows you to choose which accounts you wish to save your passwords for (i.e.
Demo accounts) and which accounts you wish to remain unsaved.
You have the option to save your Account details, including your password, or to save without the password.
To save your account password within the iPhone Trader, please ensure the 'Remember Password' option is
ON when logging into the account.
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To save your account details without the password, simply switch off the 'Remember Password' option within
the 'Settings' of your iPhone before logging into your iPhone Trader.
Once you have logged into the account, this can be found listed within the account number field, of the log in
form. To access your list of account numbers, simply click on the account number field.
Please be aware that when saving your account details to your iPhone Trader, using the 'Remember
Password' option, your details will be remembered for each log in (unless removed from your account list via
the delete option).
By selecting the “edit” option within the top right corner of your screen, you are able to remove unwanted
accounts, also accounts for which you no longer wish the details to be saved.
Opening a demo account
In order to open a Demo account via your iPhone, simply select the Registration icon found below the Login
button. You will be required to submit a small registration form and then once you click ‘Create’ your account details
will be provided for you. The details will be automatically filled into the login page.
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In the case of your iPhone going
temporarily into sleep mode, when you
use it again it will automatically
reconnect to the server.
The image displayed to you
upon reconnection or in the
event of logging in.
The 5 Main Sections
Upon logging in, you will come to your Favorites area. Within the IPhone Trader software, there are 5 main
areas that you should familiarize yourself with. These are:
Favorites - You can store your favorite instruments which you wish easily locate and always be viewed in this
Rates - Brings up the full list of all available instruments.
Positions - This area shows your order details – Open positions, Pending orders and Account status with
balance, equity, P/L, margin level, credit, free margin.
History - Your trade history gives you the ability to monitor your closed orders, removed pending orders,
deposits/withdrawals, and credit within any given timeframe.
More - The more section allows you to access the other available sections of the IPhone Trader software, and
edit which sections you wish to be always displayed.
Remember these categories are always located along the bottom of the software and are the default 5 main
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Favorites Section
Within the Favorites area, you have the ability to customize instruments which you wish to be always viewed
in this area. Selecting the ‘Edit’ button in the top left corner will give you the ability to alter or change any of
your favorites that you want to appear.
A screen like shown below will open once clicking on the ‘Edit’ button. From here, you have the option to
arrange, add, and delete. Holding the symbol on the right hand side of any currency pair and dragging up or
down will allow you to move the position of that currency pair.
Clicking on the red delete symbol located towards the left of any currency trade will bring up the ‘Delete’
option. Select that button to confirm the removal of that currency pair from your favorites.
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When selecting the + sign of the ‘Add new Instrument‘ button a new page will open featuring all Groups of
instruments. Depending on what trade you wish to appear in your favorites section, clicking on the blue arrow
located alongside any given trade will add that trade to your favorites list.
Rates Section
By Selecting the ‘Rates’ tab your iPhone will open a page which contains all available instruments, their bid
and ask rates, and their low and high for the current day. From within the Rates section you have the ability to
select any given Trading Instrument and open an order.
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Positions Section
The Positions section shows the order details of your open positions and pending orders, as well as allowing
you to close an open position or modify an order. It also indicates the Balance section with your current
profit/loss including swap and commission in open positions, used margin, free margin, equity, margin level,
and credit. Tap on the account information panel to have detailed information.
Modifying Open Positions
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Clicking on an Open position will give you full details of that order. From here, you can close trade / Update. If
you change or set a Stop Loss (S/L) or Take Profit (T/P) on an open order you must simply click on the ’Update’
button to confirm the changes. A confirmation screen should appear shortly after confirming the order.
Partial Close
The partial close option allows you to close part of your trade, leaving the remaining Volume open. In order to partially
close your trade, the Volume must be changed within the Volume box. Once making your desired changes you must
then click “Close” button. When successfully updated you should receive a confirmation screen.
Modifying Pending Orders
If you select a pending order from the positions area, you have the option to Update / Delete the pending
order. You can change or adjust the open price, the Stop Loss (S/L) and the Take Profit (T/P), remembering
that after making such changes to click on ‘Update’. Again a confirmation should appear shortly after. When
choosing to delete a pending order you should also receive a confirmation. After modifying a pending order
and selecting Update, your request will be confirmed – see ‘Order Confirmation’
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When placing or changing details of your trade, the following screens will be presented:
Opening a New Order
Opening an order is simple and can be done from either the Rates section or the Favorites section of the
IPhone Trader. A new order can be placed by selecting a trading instrument, of your choice, from the main
screens of both the Favorites and Rates sections. Clicking on your desired trade will bring you to a screen like
below (Notice at the top there are 2 tabs, Instant/Market and Pending).
For instant orders you can select and change the volume (vol ), set a stop loss (S/L) or take profit (T/P), then
you must choose whether to ‘Buy’ or ‘Sell’ by clicking the corresponding button. For Market orders, you can
select and change the volume (vol) then you must choose whether to ‘Buy’ or ‘Sell’ by clicking the
corresponding button.
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To create a Pending order you must select the ‘Pending’ button and the criteria for creating a pending order
will appear. Again, you have the volume (vol), stop loss (S/L), and take profit (T/P). With the pending order,
you set the price at which you wish the order to be activated.
Enter the rate into the ‘At price’ area then click on the ‘Place order’.
Using Charts
Double tapping into the chart areas will bring you up a larger view of that trades chart. On either chart view,
you have the ability to zoom in and out – this involves the opening and closing of 2 fingers, you can switch to
different time periods by using the tabs on top of either chart and you can scroll back on the chart. In addition,
if you have the full view open for any chart on a trade, you can turn your iPhone horizontally and the chart will
open to a wider view.
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Full-View – Vertical
Full-View - Horizontal
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Order Confirmation
Once deciding to create a Buy or Sell order or even when creating a pending, a screen (as shown below) will
appear attempting to send your order through. You have 2 options. The ‘Back’ button will only close that
window, to cancel the order you must click on the ‘Cancel’ button before your order is processed and it will
indicate if your attempt was successful.
If your order was successfully executed you will be shown a message like so.
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There is also another possible outcome for instant request – ‘Re-quote’. In this case, you will receive another
message as shown in the picture below. With the ‘Re-quote’, you can resend your request at the new price or
cancel it.
History Section
Your trade history gives you comprehensive run down of all your closed orders, removed pending orders, and
deposits/withdrawals. You can view the following criteria on each order:
Type - buy or sell
Order number
Open price
Stop Loss or Take Profit price
Close price
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By clicking on the button in the top-right hand corner, you can access running a specific report from a certain
date range. All you must do is enter the Start date and End date.
Your trade history gives you comprehensive run down of all your closed orders, removed pending orders,
deposits/withdrawals, and credits. As well as your order information, for any given time period you select it
will tell you at the bottom your Profit or Loss (P/L) for that period including swaps and commissions, plus your
overall Depositing and Withdrawals.
More Section
The More section contains the other
features of the IPhone Trader.
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Inside here, you will find an Economic Calendar, Financial News, Internal Mails, and a Contacts section.
Economic Calendar
Financial News
Internal Mails
Economic Calendar – On the Economic Calendar, you have all the upcoming today events with actual and
previous figures. The ‘More’ button in the top-left corner will take you back to the main page.
News – To view the body of any news articles you must click on it to start downloading the actual text for that
article. The ‘More’ button in the top-left corner will take you back to the main page.
Mail – brings you to internal mailing system. Any internal mail was sent to you will be stored in iPhone. The
‘More’ button in the top-left corner will take you back to the main page.
Contacts – The contacts section contains brokers contact details.
Log out – Allows you to log out from your Trading account.
Exit – Allows you to close the application.
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Additionally, from within the ‘More’ section you can configure which programs appear as default every time
you open the software. To do so - click the ‘Edit’ button in the top-right hand corner and the following screen
will appear.
To arrange which buttons you wish to appear as the default, drag them into the bottom section. You can also
change which order you wish them to be in. Just remember the items you place in the bottom main tab will be
your desired default buttons. Simply when you are finished, click the ‘Done’ button.
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