Date/Time: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 03:18:00 +0000
Vix futures - ticker not working
|User884476 - Posts: 8|
Ticker VIXF18 (Interactive Brokers / CFE) is not loading. SC log says symbol does not exist. No 2018 works in fact. VIXZ17 works fine. Is this something in your end or Interactive Brokers?
HD Request # 6 | Message from IB: No security definition has been found for the request. IB Error Code: 200. Request ID: 10. | 2017-12-08 14:07:18
HD Request # 6 | Error downloading historical Intraday data for VIXF18. The symbol is unknown to the server. | 2017-12-08 14:07:18
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 56210
For volatility index futures you need to use the symbol format described here with day of month:
So you first have to determine what the day of month is from the symbol lookup within TWS.
Your definitive source for support. Other responses are from users. If possible please keep your questions brief and to the point. Please be aware of support policy:
If your question/request has been answered and you do not have anything further, then it is easiest for us if you do not reply again to say thank you.
To post a message in this thread, you need to login with your Sierra Chart account: