CQG

Overview

In order to use CQG, you need an account with one of CQG's FCMs (Futures Commission Merchants) that are supported by IQBroker. The credentials that you enter when setting up a CQG connection are the credentials that were provided by the FCM.

Create a Data Connection

Create a CQG Data Connection in IQBroker:

Settings:

  • Username - your CQG FCM username
  • Password - your CQG FCM pasword

Create a Broker Connection

Create a CQG Broker Connection in IQBroker:

This dialog contains one additional setting compared to the Data Connection:

  • Account ID - your CQG account number. You may leave this empty; in that case, the default account associated with this username will be used.