PLATFORMS: MBT Web


MBT Web


Overview

MBT Web allows customers to access their account with their browser of choice. The easy-to-use interface provides all of the traditional features of MB Trading’s Award-Winning software, while adding additional features like price alerts and allowing customers to bypass firewalls. Track quotes, see a real-time Level 2 for all symbols, and choose from the wide variety of order types that you’ve come to expect from MB Trading.

 

Feature List

MBT Web allows customers to trade from the browser of their choice. The platform includes all of the functionality of the Desktop Pro software for Stocks, Options, Futures, and Forex, including some of the latest features such as:

  • Time triggered orders
  • One Cancels Another orders


Advanced Options Module with 1-Click Order Entry:

  • Bull/Bear Call Spreads
  • Bull/Bear Put Spreads
  • Straddles
  • Strangles
  • Call/Put Calendar Spreads


Stop and Reverse order type

Market-if-Touched and Limit-if-Touched order type

1-Touch Cancel All/Close All

Addition of Premarket and Aftermarket Charting

General

Bug Fix: When launching MBT Web from within the Secure Client Area in the Google Chrome browser sometimes a blank white page would load. This has been resolved.

Bug Fix: When entering an invalid username or password in MBT World it would not display an error that the username or password was invalid. This has been resolved and a descriptive error message is now displayed.

Bug Fix: Sometimes when logging into MBT Web your accounts would not load and all you would see for your accounts was ZZZZ:000000000. This has been resolved.

Bug Fix: The Streaming ticker in MBT Web was not changing to a different Watchlist or Positions when selected. You would have to logout and login to see the changed list in the ticker. This has been corrected.

Enhancement: Added the Forex currency pair GBP/NZD to the MBT Web application. This pair can now we displayed, analyzed and traded.

Watchlist

Enhancement: The Watchlist window width can now be made smaller than four columns.

Positions

Bug Fix: When loading an account with multiple option strategies in the positions window the MBT Web would crash or freeze up. This has been resolved.

Bug Fix: When Closing a multi-leg strategy in MBT Web, the underlier and the strategy name would remain in the Positions window. This has been resolved.

Bug Fix: When entering a position sometimes the position would not show up in the Positions window until you logged out and then logged back in. This has been resolved.

Bug Fix: When you enter multiple different types of option strategies on the same underlier it was possible for the strategies to be re-arranged into a different strategies in the positions window. This has been resolved. All strategies will show in the positions window as they were entered in a trade.

Options Trading

Bug Fix: When you hide the Order Entry section of the Option Trading window it will reappear if you change symbols. This has been changed so that if you hide the Order Entry section it will remain hidden until you show it again.

Bug Fix: When clicking on the Help icon next to the strategy names in the Option Trading window the help window would open behind the Option Trading window. This has been resolved.

Enhancement: You can now change the background color preference of the In-the-money (ITM) and out-of-the-money (OTM) options in the Option Trading window. To do this, in the Right Click menu in the Option Trading window options grid, select the Option Display Preferences menu item:

These preferences will change the background color of the ITM and OTM options in the Options Trading window grid as shown in the following screen shot:

Enhancement: Strike Prices have been updated to not show any decimals if they are zero as shown in the following screen shot:

Open Orders

Bug Fix: When changing an order that has an unfilled Conditional Order the “OK” or “Cancel” buttons are cut off and you can not submit or cancel the change. This has been resolved.

Bug Fix: Sometimes when trying to cancel a pending order after it has been changed it would not cancel. This has been resolved.

Orderbook

Bug Fix: If you changed a pending order more than once only the initial change would show up in the Orderbook. This has been resolved to display all changes made to a pending order.

Bug Fix: Removed the option to change a pending closing order for Multi-Leg Option strategies. This is currently not supported.

Enhancement: All Columns have been updated to display the same as Desktop Pro.

 

Options


New Feature: New Advanced Options Trading application

This version of Desktop Pro includes the new Advanced Options Trading application that provides the following features:

An intuitive design and layout with simplified data and risk charts

Access the Option trading platform using the following icon or menu item:


Fast order entry with improved trade management for complex strategies

Flexible views for expirations and strikes

Full trade analytics as part of the order confirmation

You can access the Option Strategist that is replaced by the Option trading platform by using the following menu item and window:


 

General

Bug Fix: Column order and size in all grid based windows (Watchlist, Positions, Open Orders, Orderbook, etc.) are now saving properly when a workspace is saved or when logging out.

Bug Fix: When re-arranging the columns sometimes the column names would not save properly.

Watchlist

Bug Fix: The Watchlist window width can now be made smaller than four columns.

Positions

Enhancement: When the Positions window is opened or updated and the hierarchical view preference is active, Option Strategies will be displayed in expanded mode so that the underlying strategy legs can be seen.

Options

Bug Fix: A Conditional Order on an option strategy will cause a trade to go through immediately. It now will wait until the conditional setting is met.

Bug Fix: When entering a Conditional Order on an option or option strategy the conditional order section would close inadvertently. This is now fixed.

 

Options

New Feature:New Advanced Options Trading application

This version of Desktop Pro includes the new Advanced Options Trading application that provides the following features:

  • An intuitive design and layout with simplified data and risk charts
  • Access the Option trading platform using the following icon or menu item:

  • You can access the Option Chain window that is replaced by the Option trading platform by using the following menu item and window:
  • Fast order entry with improved trade management for complex strategies
  • Flexible views for expirations and strikes
  • Full trade analytics as part of the order confirmation