Backtesting in for TWS  [SOLVED]

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Backtesting in for TWS

Postby phoeniks » 01 Mar 2015

As a IB customer i downloaded the for TWS.

Now i want to code a strategy and backtest it.

But i cant find a tutorial for that.

Can you give me an advice how to get started?

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Re: Backtesting in for TWS  [SOLVED]

Postby Alex MultiCharts » 03 Mar 2015

Hello phoeniks,

MultiCharts .NET is oriented to experienced programmers. In case you have any questions regarding C# coding we recommend referencing MSDN for information. Interfaces and classes available in MultiCharts .Net are described in MC .Net help file (PowerLanguage .Net Editor->Help tab-> PowerLanguage .Net Help). You can also find the code examples in the source code of the prebuilt MultiCharts studies (PowerLanguage .Net Editor->File tab->Open).

MultiCharts .NET Programming guide that contains important and useful information not only for beginners but for experienced MC .Net users as well. This is the recommended "Getting started for programming in MultiCharts .Net": ... e-v1.0.pdf

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Re: Backtesting in for TWS

Postby Henry MultiСharts » 19 Mar 2015

Hello phoeniks,

Backtesting starts as soon as you apply a signal to the chart.
Here is how to apply a signal to a chart: ... ng_Studies

Backtesting results can be viewed in Strategy performance report: ... nce_Report

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