Fixed chart trend line loading incorrect configuration issue.
Fixed ALT hotkey problem in dark theme.
Updated Trades window config dialog.
Updated market time sync function.
Added feature to automatically select best network to connect to after program starts.
Fixed market viewer user note column problem.
Bug fix: Account window has problem displaying correct daily P/L, Current Equity etc. when having closed positions.
Range stop order now supports hotkey scripts lowprice=lowprice+1 and highprice=highprice+1
Bug fix: "Realized", "Unrealized" and other columns for Account/Position windows now display numbers in 2 decimals.
Bug fix: When "Side" column is hidden in Orders window, BUY/SELL colors do not work.
Added color configuration for Montage window customized hotkey buttons.
Fixed a bug for Montage window account selection.
Updated Admin Position window to display level1 data correctly.
Added all accounts to Account dropdown list in Basket window for admin login.
Added "30 Days Avg Vol" to Risk Management, when a stock's 30 days average volume is less than the value specified, new orders will be rejected.
2017-03-14: 220.127.116.11 Release Notes
Added option to add/remove Montage window trade button gradient effect (can be configured in menu Setup->Trading Settings).
Added support for monitors with higher resolution.
Added option to use larger toolbar icons in both main window and chart window (can be configured in menu Setup->Other Configuration and chart configuration window).
Added a new interface theme (theme can be changed in menu Setup->Other Configuration).
Added feature to save/load default configuration for each window (in Frame Window Configuration dialog).
Added feature to save Montage window size automatically after it's closed.
Fixed the following for hot key window: after loading from a hotkey file, only save to that file rather than default hotkey.htk.
Updated some price displays from fraction to decimal.
Refresh L1 ticker window in multi-thread.
Show "5C" for symbols in tick size pilot G1/G2/G3 group.
Fixed a bug in Data Encryption Transfer.
New exchange IEX mapping from v to IEX in time&sale.
Added option to display accounts in Montage in the format Account Name : Trader Name (can be configured in menu Setup->Trading Settings).
Improved performance to show data for Trader/Account/Account Monitor/Orders/Trades admin windows.
Removed white space characters for account/trader etc. filters.
2016-08-25: 18.104.22.168 Release Notes
Added alert for order server and quote server delay.
Added MoveWindowToCursor and MovePopoutWindowToCursor hotkeys.
Fixed trading window load default order settings problem when more than 5 trading windows are opened.
Changed network status window from dialog to frame window.
Bug fix for Low/High range wrong sequence when loading stop range order to Montage window.
Trade Allocation bug fix for allocated shares truncation.
Bug fix: When saving Montage window trigger style to desktop file, trigger order account box doesn't have list of accounts after connected.
Show execution price for short locate order.
Fixed all problems related to Global/Local default order configuration.
Changed price marker line to extend all the way to the right edge, even a right margin is set.
Fixed chart scrollbar problem: when zoom in then zoom fit fast, scrollbar doesn't dissapear.
Fixed a chart bug: after getting more data, then save desktop, next time load desktop the chart is empty.
Added time range parameter to MinuteChart and DayChart hotkeys.
Bug fix for Heikin-Ashi study Y axis scale problem.
Added feature to allow admin to clear traders' QAs and contact information in case traders forgot them.
2015-12-13: 22.214.171.124 Release Notes
Bug fix: a bug that cause data display refresh for some machines when there is a data burst.
Add auto fit right button menu for grid auto size columns for some grid windows.
Bug fix: High Low Hit List window DC resource leak issue.
Optimize Account & Position window level1 data subscribe.
Adjust item Margin for High Low Hit List.
Add script "NewWindow TradingSetting" to open trading settings dialog by script.
Add exchange 'T' to Order Templates for TSX symbol order customized definition.
Bug fix for application frame flash problem when open a montage window
Chart: change cross hair draw method back with left button down and add option "Draw without left button" to support new method.
Chart: Bug fix for some indices (INDU$, COMP$ etc.) trendlines saving problem
Add TSX Level1, Forex feed trader permissions.
Don't display admin account/trader/order/trade etc. data until all data loaded from server.
2015-12-10: 126.96.36.199 Release Notes
Bug fix for Level 1 data refresh stop or delay.
2015-11-16: 188.8.131.52 Release Notes
Update delayed quote server usage.
Adjust item margin for High Low Hit List.
2015-11-06: 184.108.40.206 Beta Release Notes
Bug fix for last price display on chart and montage window.
Updated agreement sign request to display horizontal scroll bar
Open montage/complex order/time sale etc. windows with best fit size.
display imbalance in Market watcher/Tiny ticker.
Added the vwap for market hours and the total trade capital for the ticker
Fixed bug for L1 ticker window update when loaded from layout file
Added more columns for high low tickers (right mouse click, config)
Updated scanner to have columns configurable
Added position loss & stop gain function in admin risk control
Fixed bug for montage stop and detail styles to display order types from dropdown list
Add hotkey script "Send=Reverse" and "Send=AddShare"
"Send=Reverse": If current position is long, sell it; if current position is short, buy it
"Send=AddShare": If current position is long, buy it; if current position is short, sell it
Moving average line style configure
Added crosshair configurations
Added footer status bar to show pointer/crosshair information
Added text note on chart; enable trader to write text notes on chart
Added chart hotkeys to add trendlines
Fixed dynamic tip window size; did not change with font size
Added feature on Fibonacci line - show price next to percentages
Fixed horizontal line label font size to match same as axis label font size
Fixed the line configure function for the crosshair/trendline
Added chart study Ichimoku Clouds.
Added option to display specified number of decimals.
Added option to configure upper and lower shadow colors for candle chart
Added option to calculate VWAP for pre/post market hours
Added option to change last price label text color and background color
Resolved horizontal trendline price label mixed with Y axis price label
Fixed RSI display bug
Permission for AMEX level 1 - for TAPE B quotes
Added "inventory" and "aggregate" filter to Admin position window.
Added frontend full version number on Online Traders window.
Fixed trader limit window resize bug.
Added max opened windows number limitation for some features.
Added Max Pos Val (max position market value per position) in account control
Added an additional hotkey "SwitchGroup" to switch between each sub-window in the grouped window. (per Andrew Smith's request)
Resolved bug for level display company name and also on version
2015-08-19: 220.127.116.11 Release Notes
Resolved bug: market viewer toplist overflow.
Added full display of order rejected message from the exchanges.
Added show "VWAP" in position and market viewer window.
Added ability for account reports column to be sortable and display total value of ecn fee, Sec fee and Finra fee.
Added a send route allocated trade for IBCO
Added order information to alert window.
Resolved bug: frontend appeared "frozen" when logging into an order server with a lot of accounts.
Added format/sort order id with date prefix.
Added max order capital limitation for one account.
Added security questions.
Added buying power alert item: if available BP <= X%, alert trader.
Added time sync every 2 hours.
2015-01-01: 18.104.22.168 Release Notes
Fix for the Hi Low Hit List volume configuration.
Fix for Market viewer auto-sort bug.
Added FOK/GTD TIF for complex order.
Montage route dropdown list now hides routes disabled by an admin on a per account basis.
When the Time and Sale window is adjusted, the BxA column will now refresh as current Bid/Ask size.
Complex Order bug fix: refresh bid, ask; all legs will populate when doing a replace order.
Panic hotkey no longer case sensitive.
Added alert for Order Rejected and Busted Trade.
Spread prices are now displayed for complex orders.
Added Fast Stop Limit Order function: Check "Enable Fast Stop Limit Order" checkbox and set "Aggressive Value" to a positive number, such as 0.01:
Fast stop limit order trigger price will now be number in Montage Price field.
Buy Stop limit price=trigger price + aggressive value.
Sell Stop limit price=trigger price - aggressive value.
Update for complex order replace function.
Deal Manager deal loop check updated.
ECN fee plan details now displayed under Deal Manager.
Added "Name" column to Account Monitor positions grid.
"Partial" status now displayed for partially filled orders.
Highlight Filled, Partial and canceled orders in configured background colors.
Display Order Flow from orders admin window; Display FixTags column on Order Flow window if the order was received by FIX.
2014-09-26: 3.5.X.X Release Notes
Log now displays the execution of an order executed and then canceled.
Order flow no longer loads when the order flow window is opened. Refreshing loads the info from the server.
Added FOK/GTD TIF for orders.
Fix for a crash bug.
A Double click on a complex order in the order window will now open Complex Order window for cancel/replace.
Net price now displayed for complex orders.
Add BATS exchange agreement sign options.
Shortlist now updates automatically when user loads the shortlist.
Complex order bug fix: use right root and mini/jumbo for options symbol.
Level 2 INETBook popup now removed if user lacks permission.
Added hotkey to switch DAS desktop tab (Hotkey: Window Configuration->SwitchDesktop->SwitchTab)
Extended chart volume data to 8 bytes.
CMD API bug fix: minute chart data occationally would occasionally miss a minute.
Added summary row to position window.
Bug fix: Count in commision for TotalLoss% in account window.
Added courtesy notification for Pattern Day Trader (PDT).
Bug fix: fixed a montage display problem where level 2 was not shown.
Added Trade Value to the Order Send confirmation dialog.
Added default account configuration option to the Order Template dialog.
Montage prepared order is now cleared if the ESC key is pressed.
Added montage customized hotkey buttons.
Updated montage layout style configuration.
Added auto stop/stop gain function.
Added foreground color for Positions unrealized column.
Added decimal number configuration for market viewer (no decimal, 2 places, 4 places).
Updated Auto Stop: Remove unwind alert if positions are closed before unwind.
Extended trade to display Fix Tags field for exchange returned tags.
Added Route Strategy Configure under Admin->Route Strategy.
User can enter FIX tags by checking "Enter FIX Tags When Send Order" - (!!!)Only for Advanced Users for special control of an order(!!!)
Admin Position window can now be right clicked to bring to Montage.
Exceeding Overnight BP alert is no longer shown if configured from order server.
Added permission for internal cross.
Added position check for COR position file.
dded "Inventory account for internal cross" account permission for internal cross.
Disabled account permission: Fast Buying Power Check.
Added account permission "Unwind Positions Only".
Spaces are no longer allowed in new account names.
Added "Enable Internal Cross" permission for trader.
Updated Auto Stop: Account can now be configured to count or not count commission in the total loss check.
Updated Risk Management: Added max open order number per symbol for one account; added order cancel frequency limitation per account.
No longer checks overnight buying power if enabled "overnight buying power purchase" permission.
Updated Admin orders/trades windows to display faster when the market is busy due to heavy data flow.
Added a positon check for ETC.
2013-11-28: 22.214.171.124 Release Notes
Fixed risk control flag init problem
Added support for back up IPs
2013-11-21: 126.96.36.199 Release Notes
Level 2 font configuration is now saveable to .dsk file
Added control for over night BP
Fixed Accounts window header sorting
ESC and ENTER keys will close interal dialog windows
Added %Change column to compare average cost to current market price in Positions window
Fixed bug for where Send Order Confirmation appears
Added Auto Stop/Unwind
Fixed market viewer max symbol bug
Added more info to send Order Confirmation window
Fixed .dsk file bug so minimized windows display correctly
2013-10-31: 188.8.131.52 Release Notes
Fixed bug where wrong account would appear in the Montage window when selecting from Account Monitor
2013-10-29: 184.108.40.206 Release Notes
Added colors to the configuration for position type in Account Monitor
Added "Max Total Loss" and "&Total Loss" columns to account monitor
Added color configuration for symbol, high/low, and up/down columns in Market Viewer windows
CMDAPI: Added function to send order/quote server status when logging in
2013-10-25: 220.127.116.11 Release Notes
Added Short Sell Restriction notice to Montage window
Added 'Create Time' column to Positions window
Added "H/L" column for high/low in Market Viewer to show when last price hits the current high or low
Added "Order Server Configure" to admin menu
2013-09-17: 18.104.22.168 Release Notes
Updated montage message window to allow message horizontal scroll.
Can now add a separator row in market viewer (start symbol with _ for a blank row)
Added order display/cancel/place function to level2 view.
Added shortable size to the montage when you hover your cursor over the S
Added a column for "Total Max Loss" and "Total Loss %" to the Account window
Added a new feature to group sub windows in one window (Press Ctrl and then click on the title bar of the windows you want to combine, right click on the last title bar, enter a name for Group Configure, then click Add to combine them into one window)
Fixed bug for options P/L in Account window
Added new order confirmation window that allows you to edit the order information before sending
Acount, Positiions, and Orders window now appear in all tabs in the same position
Added a new permision: "Admin - Only Decrease BP" (as opposed to being able to increase BP too)
Fixed bug that caused a crash when editting Alerts
Added configuration for font size in the montage window and other windows (Click Setup then Other Configuration. It is the dropdown labeled Dialog Font Size)
Fixed bug in Statistics window
Admin can now see time difference between order send and order accept time (Admin->Orders)
API Update: Added support for pegged orders, added price field
API Update: Fixed bug for pulling most up to date minute chart data
API Update: Added separate commands to subscribe to INET, ARCA, or BATS book
API Update: Added command POSREFRESH to get information about all of your positions
API Update: New order command is no longer case sensitive
2013-09-17: 22.214.171.124 Chart Release Notes
Fixed bug that may appear with new candles
Fixed bug in monthly stochastic study
Overlay study now shows scales on the left side
Symbol history is now saved to configuration file when the platform closes
Trend lines now print
Fixed bug that would mix up day label with year/month label
Added more configurations for Stochastic study, including naming the study
Fix Pricemarker bug for premarket price markers.
Stochastic and Bollingerbands can not be solid or dotted lines.
2013-06-17: 126.96.36.199 Release Notes
All tabs now show Account, Positions, and Order windows
Fixed bug that caused crash for the Alert Edit window
Added ability to change Level 1 information font size in montage by going to Setup->Other Configuration
Made dialog font size configurable
Logs now display time difference for the sending and accepting of orders
Complex Options Order window now only displays routes that accept such orders
Bug fix for popping out Account Monitor window
Fixed Account Window Curr Equity value error
Made required fields for Scanner mandatory
Updated CMD API to allow user to specify MID/AGG/PAS etc. peg order types for peg order.
Added StopPrice=Round2; TrailPrice=Round2 Hot Key Commands
Updated to make montage trigger price +/-0.01 when users use mouse wheel
Added Pref field to OTO/OCO montage style
Added Account Report function under Trade menu
For scanner filters, allow user to input max digit 999,999,999
2013-06-17: 188.8.131.52 Chart Release Notes
PriceMarker: Use yesterday close price for price marker after market closed
Made Trend lines printable
PriceMarker: made configurations able to save/load
Fix issued with trend lines saving.
2013-03-21: 184.108.40.206 Release Notes
Added Accounts text & background color configuration (located in Setup->Trade Settings) for "Account" column of Account/Position/Orders/Trades windows
Fixed bug with displaying of weekly options color.
Added "Company Name" column for Position/Order window to display full information of equities/options. For equities, it displays the company name; for options, it displays option's full name: Root StrikePrice CALL/PUT ExpirationDate
Added "Account Notes" column for Account/Position window to allow more information about this account. (Note is controlled by admin in Admin->Accounts window
Made columns sortable for Position window.
Fixed pre and post market candle display issues on the charts.
2013-03-14: 220.127.116.11 Release Notes
Fixed scanner bug that lost previous saves scanners when restarting the platform.
Added a column called "UserNotes" to market viewer to allow user to enter notes.
Fixed bug where program would flash when underlying symbol in options chain was changed.
Bug fix: Change symbol of the montage which is linked to market viewer by key up/down switch.
2013-03-07: 18.104.22.168 Release Notes
Bug fix for saving market viewer configuration
Bug fix for account monitor not displaying TR accounts
2013-03-01: 22.214.171.124 Release Notes
Bug fix for montage in multiple tabs
Added option to "Show Closed Accounts" for Account Monitor.
Added .cst (chart configuration) file to DAS Backup zip file.
Add OCO (order cancel order) style to montage.
Keep stop order pre-saved parameters for prepared orders.
Added a column "YClose" for yesterday's closing price to position manager
Added "EQ%" and "Curr Equity" columns to account windows.
Added account Max Loss alert colors configure for account monitor.
Added exchange string for CMDAPI (API ClientVersion) time&sale package.
Added debug logs for issue tracking.
Updated Trading Control and Mail windows layout - made them able to save/restore from layout file.
Updated branch modification date.
Added DAS Scanner. For questions and scanner feature requests, e-mail [email protected]
Changed calculation below for stocks below $3's Buying Power based on account's leverage.
Modified interface for alerts.
BATS Book is now available.
2013-01-22: 126.96.36.199 Release Notes
Fix for the chart display issue.
Support PANIC for options positions. (Setup in Setup->Other Configuration)
Made broker type (under Account Ctrl) configurable.
Send primary & trigger order together.
Added in/out the money colors for options view.
Fixed complex order cancel problem in admin order window.
Made Network Traffic Statistics window grid resizable.
Display trigger peak price on orders windows for stop trailing order.
Trigger order - use morigtkn to avoid miss-trigger
2011-01-11: 188.8.131.52 release notes:
1:Configureable perference dropdown picker
2:Price/qty entrybox hint.
3:bug fix for the Market viewer popup can not enter symbol.
4:background define for the CMain window. In configure file: "MainWnd:Background:[BMP file for the background]",
if not defined, we will not have the background.
2010-11-23: 184.108.40.206 release notes:
Hotkey for order build wizard and also a quick order share/price adjust hotkey build.
add hightlight for time/sale, like montage Level2 MMID hightlight.
Time/sale hold the scroll bar will stop scrolling.
Add TIF/Stop Order to trigger order.
TIF -- Add DAY+ and DAY tif, DAY+ will be expire at 8:00, DAY will be expire at 4:00
2010-11-19: 220.127.116.11 release notes:
Add the menu configure for the help/remotehelp.
Some spelling correction for the Frontend.
2010-10-16: 18.104.22.168 release notes:
CBOE change to CBSX. ATTN changed in the FADF
Split Short order to sell and short.
Order Trigger Order.
Please update your order server ip
If you are using 22.214.171.124 or 126.96.36.199, port 9500, please leave the port and replace the ip with sptd.dastrader.net
If you are using 188.8.131.52 or 184.108.40.206, port 8500, please leave the port and replace the ip with alli.dastrader.net
If you are using 220.127.116.11 or 18.104.22.168, port 9300, please leave the port and replace the ip with nblt.dastrader.net
If you are using 22.214.171.124 or 126.96.36.199, port 9400, please leave the port and replace the ip with lets.dastrader.net
If you are using 188.8.131.52 or 184.108.40.206, port 9500, please leave the port and replace the ip with rwci.dastrader.net
If you are using 220.127.116.11 or 18.104.22.168, port 6500, please leave the port and replace the ip with andg.dastrader.net
If you are using 22.214.171.124 or 126.96.36.199, port 9500, please leave the port and replace the ip with twsf.dastrader.net
If you are using 188.8.131.52 or 184.108.40.206, port 9700, please leave the port and replace the ip with trsd.dastrader.net
If you are using 220.127.116.11 or 18.104.22.168, port 8500, please leave the port and replace the ip with sevp.dastrader.net
If you are using 22.214.171.124, please leave the port and replace the ip with proxy.dastrader.net
To change your order server ip, go to "Setup", then "Network", change the ip under "Order server ip", click on "Modify" button
2010-03-26:Holidays of year 2010:
January 1 : New Year's Day
January 19 : Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 15 : Washington's Birthday
April 2 : Good Friday
May 31 : Memorial Day
July 5 : Independence Day
September 6 : Labor Day
November 25 : Thanksgiving Day
December 24 : Christmas
2010-02-17:Version 126.96.36.199 released:
This release will fix some options bug for the new options symbology.
2010-02-12:For options traders: Please download the new frontend 188.8.131.52 !
Here is a major change on the Option symbols, Please download latest version of 184.108.40.206 for options quotes and trades.
DAS Option Symbology Structure
2010-02-10:Option Symbology change effective Feb 11th, 2010!!!!:
The Options Symbology Initiative (OSI) is an industry plan to change the symbology used in representing options listed contracts. The OSI is being coordinated by Options Clearing Corporation (OCC). As a result of this initiative, DAS will be changing its Options symbology for all DAS platforms and begin disseminating the new equity and index symbol format in accordance with the OCC and Options Symbology Initiative effective Feb 11th, 2010. DAS Option Symbology Structure OSI-RelaseNotes
2010-02-08:Demo Orderserver IP changed:
We changed the IP address for the Demo orderserver from 220.127.116.11 to 18.104.22.168. If you are on demo, please reconfigure the IP.
We migrated our quote system including the chart service during the weekened with
the upgrading of our servers. Despite our hope that this transition could be done smoothly,
some problems occured, not all data have been properly saved and migrated. We are busy
fixing this problem and upgrading the chart system to provide a better chart data service
including more than 5 days minuite charts data in the meantime and hopefully clients can
benefit from it very soon.
Scheduled Upgrade starting Friday, July 10th from 9:00 PM EST to Sunday July 12th.
2009-06-26:Version 1.83 released:
The Last price changed to be the previous close when it's before any trading activity.
Fixed some problems with BasketTrader and MarketView.
Seven new hotkey script commands added (local to Basket trader window)
"Virtual Desktop" feature has been added
Improved the incorperation between basket window and market viewer.
2009-06-16:Version 1.82 released:
Market Viewer: You can right click and go "Save As Userdefined" to save your symbol list
"Real-time Price" (Price_RT) and "TIF" has been added to the columns of the Basket Trader window
Configuration button "Grid Cfg" has been added to the columns of the Basket Trader window
Background color of the "P/L" column has been disabled to achieve a better view of the numbers.
"StopOrder Hotkey" has been added to the prebuilt hotkey script.
"ChgFromOpen" (Change from open) has been added to the columns of the market view window.
2009-03-27:New release with SEC Fee update available on April 1st, 2009:
An update to the front end will be made and the new build will be released for downloading on April 1st to adapt to the SEC Fee adjustment (from $5.6 to $25.7 per million dollars sales).
2009-03-27:Holidays of year 2009:
January 1 : New Year's Day
January 19 : Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 16 : Washington's Birthday
April 10 : Good Friday
May 25 : Memorial Day
July 3 : Independence Day
September 7 : Labor Day
November 26 : Thanksgiving Day
December 25 : Christmas
Alternative ip of your order server
Dear DAS customers,
Besides 206.252.196.XXX(the last number varies from firm to firm), you can use
208.116.237.*** as your new order server ip.
If your original order server ip is 22.214.171.124/215, you can now use 126.96.36.199 as well
If your original order server ip is 188.8.131.52, you can now use 184.108.40.206 as well
If your original order server ip is 220.127.116.11, you can now use 18.104.22.168 as well
If your original order server ip is 22.214.171.124, you can now use 126.96.36.199 as well
To change your order server ip, please go to "Setup"->"Network", on the window popped up
change the order server ip and click on "Modify".