LATEST RELEASE NOTES

v1.0.81

August 15th 2017
Type Details
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could distort indicators that are built on bar close.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could stop a backtest prematurely in very rare situations.

v1.0.80

August 9th 2017
Type Details
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could distort data bars and indicators that are built on bar update.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could crash the platform if the developer didn't define a default pen.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could crash a chart when an indicator returns NaN.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could distort delayed data bar and their time stamps.

v1.0.79

August 1st 2017
Type Details
CHANGE Change the performance tab so that it won't be displayed in a Discretionary Desktop.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the charts to re-load automatically once a data connection re-connects after being disconnected for more than 30 seconds.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could cause indicators to be distorted when viewing the most right-hand side of the chart.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could cause bars that have identical timestamps to be skipped during live trading of a trading strategy.

v1.0.78

July 26th 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Removed a confusing warning when the optimization step, low and high values didn't make sense. Instead the platform fixes things and continues.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the performance of backtesting a specific optimization vector by allowing IQBroker to use multiple cores.
CHANGE Removed the StrategyAllowLoan function.
CHANGE Changed the way trading strategies are funded so that they always have an unlimited amount of margin, which means that they never cancel orders due to lack of funds.
CHANGE Removed the login as guest button.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could stop drawings from being drawn on a chart via a trading strategy script.

v1.0.77

July 21th 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Changed the term Portfolio to Desktop, so that the platform is more familiar to traders.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the user interface to have nicer colors and style.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that prevented the theme template from loading to the DOM and T&S when loading it for all tables.

v1.0.76

July 17th 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Added support for ETFs when using the Collective2 connection.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the user interface to have nicer colors and style.

v1.0.75

July 12th 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Launched the community forums and added a menu option to it from the Help menu.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the default Discretionary Trading Portfolio Demo which prevented bars from being updated tick by tick.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could cause a workspace not to save its chart settings when the workspace is saved.
BUG FIX Fixed a very rare bug which could crash the platform when starting an optimization process.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug where the Change and Change % in the watchlists were calculated from the session open instead of the prev. session close.

v1.0.73/74

July 3rd 2017
Type Details
BUG FIX Removed the compiler warning for when a drawing is created from OnBarUpdate, this is actually perfectly fine. Only Indicators, patterns and signals should not be created from OnBarUpdate.
BUG FIX Fixed a critical bug that could effect the intrabar trading.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could crash the platform when using a Bar Type script at the same time as a native bar type.
BUG FIX Fixed a rare bug that could effect order cancellation.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could prevent drawing tools from being placed on the chart.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the custom performance results calculations.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the FXCM data adapter that resulted in incorrect session high and low values.

v1.0.72

June 23rd 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Added support for FXCM
CHANGE Yahoo Finance has a new critical bug in its historical data service, we've switched the FreeServers to use Google Finance until Yahoo resolves this bug.

v1.0.71

June 22nd 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the charts to display the daily bar currently being built as it is being built.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the IB data adapter by adding support for level 1 tick data for the construction of tick based charts (even though historical data isn't available).
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the IB data adapter to return historical EOD data starting from 1992 (the first valid data that IB has).
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the Performance Results warning that is displayed when the performance date range is modified.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the tool tip border to look nicer.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the chart Data Deries Settings Window to display the Profile tab only when a profile bar type is selected.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the chart Data Deries Settings Window by removing the series update setting (all series now update on every tick).
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the watchlist script column settings window by removing the invoke script setting.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the trade pad so that it remembers the discretionary strategy setting.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the data connection settings to reconnect the connection after it is edited.
BREAKING CHANGE Changed the ChartDataSeriesPlot signature by removing one parameter that is no longer neeed.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the DataSeriesSwitch function that could cause it to fail.
BUG FIX Fixed the charts in an automated portfolio to display the Lookback Days that were set for the portfolio.
BUG FIX Fixed the symbol search text box to be more responsive.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the watchlist that could sometimes cause script columns not to update when a column is added.
BUG FIX Fixed a crash that can happen when a broker connection is deleted.

v1.0.70

June 13th 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Simplified the Symbol Explorer so that symbol selection is easier.
IMPROVEMENTS Added a close button to the workspace cells so that they can easily be closed.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the data box so that time stamps show in the local time zone when that chart setting are set to display in the local time zone.
IMPROVEMENTS Added a menu label to the workspace menu button.
IMPROVEMENTS Moved the Brokerage Account Orders to the Pending Orders tab.
IMPROVEMENTS Moved the Brokerage Account Positions to the Open Positions tab.
IMPROVEMENTS Added a close button to the chart's built in trade pad.
CHANGE Removed the BrokerSetMaxBarHold and BrokerModifyMaxBarHold API functions, since those do not make sense as order types and can not be implemented by the brokers. The trading strategies can implement the same functionality using the PositionBars function and a BrokerMarket order.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could prevent stop loss and take profit synchronization when those are changed from the broker side.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug where the bar type scripts could crash the platform.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the IB brokerage adapter that caused it to send back options positions/orders to IQBroker, even though those are not supported.

v1.0.69

June 6nd 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Updated the time sync process to use multiple time servers.
IMPROVEMENTS Updated the Xceed data grid component to version 6.3
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the DOM to always open the DOM properties in the right place.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the multi-symbol trading strategies OnBarUpdate function to also accept a flag named isLastSymbol that indicates whether this is the last symbol being updated for the bar interval.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved IQScript by adding BarTotalCount, TickTotalCount and DataTotalCount that return the number of bars processed so far.
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the T&S by disabling row selection, so that it doesn't scroll down once a row is selected.
BUG FIX Fixed the trades and positions to count the bars that have identical time stamps to the previous bars.

v1.0.68

June 2nd 2017
Type Details
IMPROVEMENTS Improved the user interface in various places.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the Interactive Broker's broker adapter that could cause duplicate order Id's and related errors.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug that could cause the arrows in the chart data box to be the same color as the background.
BUG FIX Fixed a bug in the DOM that could display bid/ask level sizes in K notation (1.4K instead of 1424).