Now Track LIVE Bid - Ask on your Amibroker Chart

Aditya C. shared this announcement 5 months ago

You can now Track LIVE Bid & Ask on your Amibroker chart with the latest version of Velocity 2.0 (Build: 4.0.0.1155).

Please update to this version to enable the feature. Also, see the changelog to see all the additional improvements with this version of Velocity.

To get advantage of this feature in Amibroker, make sure to upgrade to the latest version of TrueData Velocity 2.0 (download: Build 4.0.0.1155) >> Change log for Velocity 2.0

Use the below AFL:

_SECTION_BEGIN("Bid");
Plot( Aux1, _DEFAULT_NAME(), ParamColor("Color", colorCycle ), ParamStyle( "Style" ) );
_SECTION_END();
_SECTION_BEGIN("Ask");
Plot( Aux2, _DEFAULT_NAME(), ParamColor("Color", colorCycle ), ParamStyle( "Style" ) );
_SECTION_END();

After you use the above given AFL Code, you would be able to see LIVE Bid & Ask in Amibroker Chart as shown below:


What can LIVE Bid & Ask be used for?

  • Some specific Order Flow indicators which work in Amibroker need this
  • Required for some Algo traders to place buy/sell orders
  • Many strategies can utilize the same and build more efficient AFLs which match their needs.