Date/Time: Sat, 20 Oct 2018 18:31:05 +0000
Vix futures - ticker not working
|User884476 - Posts: 20|
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: 65030
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.
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