How do I stop AutoTrading?

To stop AutoTrading in a SIM or live account, follow these steps:

  • Log into C2
  • Click on Invest/Autotrade menu located on the left hand margin
  • Click on AutoTrade Control Panel
  • You will see a list of strategies that your are Currently AutoTrading
  • Click on Stop Trading.

You will be asked to confirm that you would like to Turn Off AutoTrade and will be presented with 3 choices:

Turn off and close positions

This stops AutoTrading for this strategy only and will attempt to close any positions opened by the strategy, and will attempt to cancel any orders that were created by the strategy and are still working.

Turn off and leave positions open

This stops AutoTrade for this strategy only, but leaves untouched the positions opened by the strategy. Also any orders created by the strategy remain.

Changed your mind? Click this to make no changes to AutoTrade.

Please note that if you do not wish to be subscribed to this strategy as well, that is a separate step. Click your name in the upper right corner and go to Strategy Subscriptions. Then click Unsubscribe for the strategy of your choice.

 

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