Aug 18, 2017
Updated: Aug 23, 2017

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Thom Hartle
Jun 28, 2017
Updated: Jun 28, 2017

RTD formulas for chart types and studies can include the same parameter settings used in your CQG continuation charts. In the RTD formula the continuation parameters are entered in the “time interval" field and the choice to equalize the... more

Thom Hartle
Jun 05, 2017
Updated: Jun 05, 2017

CQG Integrated Client customers can set up custom sessions for their charts. For example, NYSE’s trading hours are from 8:30 to 15:00. The primary session for the E-mini S&P opens at 8:30, but closes 15-minutes later, at 15:15. If you want to... more

Thom Hartle
Dec 20, 2016
Updated: Apr 24, 2017

A common request is an RTD formula to pull historical settlement prices for a particular market. There is a “Contract Data” RTD formula for settlement:

=RTD("CQG.RTD", ,"ContractData", "CLE", "Settlement",, "T")

However, “Contract... more

Marcus Kwan
Jan 30, 2017
Updated: Jan 31, 2017

This CQG M dashboard layout displays a portfolio of symbols from the Americas (available with a subscription to the CME Globex feed on CQG) in a heat-map style. Tapping on a quote pushes the symbol to the chart displaying Bollinger Bands,... more

Thom Hartle
Jul 28, 2014
Updated: Aug 25, 2016

Customers worldwide use CQG to deliver data to Microsoft Excel® via RTD calls. Operating System (OS) localization translates the application into another language. Some Excel syntax is different due to OS localization.


For... more

Thom Hartle
Jul 01, 2016
Updated: Aug 25, 2016

When pulling a study value into Excel using RTD, you may not see the same value in Excel that you see on a chart. It is important that the RTD formula uses the same parameters as applied to the chart.

For example, in the chart we see the... more

Thom Hartle
Apr 15, 2015
Updated: Aug 25, 2016

You can use Microsoft Excel® and data from CQG to expand the features of your own market display dashboards. This powerful combination can be tailored to your specific needs. This article shows you how to build an Excel dashboard and provides a... more