How can I find the instruments to trade?
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Open the “Market Watch” window from the top menu bar and right click-> select the symbols -> choose the instruments that you want to trade on from the table -> select the “Show” option. Following this, close the “Market Watch” window, right-click on it once again and select “Show All”.
Kindly note that the greyed-out symbols are used by the trading platform to calculate oil prices. To remove the greyed-out symbols from your “Market Watch” window, simply right-click them and select the “Hide” option.
Trading instruments with a unique suffix may be available according to your account type. In order to find the correct instrument according to your account type, please see the examples below:
All-in-One account: instruments are displayed in their standard format (without a suffix), such as EURUSD, XAUUSD
RAW account: instruments are displayed with a ‘r’ suffix, such as EURUSDr, XAUUSDr
ELITE account: instruments are displayed with a ‘e’ suffix, such as EURUSDe, XAUUSDe