To open a position from within the X90 trading platform display screen, click the desired "BUY" or "SELL" next to each instrument.
To 'Go Long' press the ‘Buy’ button next to the instrument in the main screen of the platform.
To ‘Go Short’ press the ‘Sell’ button next to an instrument in the main Screen of the platform.
Complete the fields in the popup box depending on which instrument you selected:
Amounts for Forex: Choose the number of basic units/lots that you want to Buy or Sell.
Number of Shares or Stocks: Choose the number of shares that you want to Buy or Sell.
Number of Contracts for Indices: Choose the number of contracts that you want to Buy or Sell. Each index point is worth a certain amount - usually 1USD or 1EUR depending which market the index is traded on.
Contracts for Commodities: Choose the number of basic units/lots that you want to Buy or Sell.
(Optional) Stop Limit (Close at Profit Rate): Enter the Stop Limit amount that you want to sell/buy the instrument at, representing the maximum amount of profit that you desire to make.
(Optional) Stop Loss (Close at Loss Rate): Enter the Stop Loss amount that you want to sell/buy the instrument at, representing the maximum amount of loss that you want to incur on your initial transaction.
(Optional) Limit Orders (Buy/Sell) when Rate is: Set your price to Buy/Sell the instrument when or if it meets your specified price.
Your ‘Take-Profit’ order executes and the position is closed. You made $500 on the transaction.
After your ‘Take-Profit’ executes: