CIX Markets. Where the client comes first.

BEFORE STARTING

FEATURES IN THE TRADING SYSTEM

The CIX Markets system has many features and functions that maximises the usability and efficiency for clients to trade bullion in the Global market 24 hours a day.

MENU BAR

The Menu Bar gives users full access to all the functions available on the CIX Markets system and is organised in a convenient way for users to utilise the platform.

TOOLBAR

The toolbar contains shortcuts to the most used functions  on CIX Markets, allowing users to add panels to the layout quickly.

VIEW

All available information panels can be selected from View, which is located on the Menu Bar.

CONFIGURATION

Each panel allows users to configure the way it looks or what is shown in the panels. Users can select the products to be shown and limit the information that is being shown. Users can also access Preferences from Settings, which permits users to change the text font and size, and some panel-specific settings.

LAYOUT

CIX Markets already has a few pre-set layouts for users to choose from, however, users can still add, select, resize and position the panels in a way that is most suited for their own use. The layout can be set to save when exiting the platform or users can save the layout and load the layout the next time they log on to the CIX Markets system.

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NOTIFICATIONS

CIX Markets has two different types of notifications,  “Confirm”  and  “Reply  Ticket”. Users can toggle the Confirm Settings, which is a function that gives users the option of whether or not they would like the system to confirm orders on the screen before it is placed.  Also,  users  can  select  different  Reply  Ticket  Settings to choose  the  type of system reply message they would like to receive and under what circumstances.

OBTAINING THE CIX MARKETS TRADING PLATFORM

Visit the CIX Markets website: www.cixmarkets.com/trading_platforms.html

Choose the CIX Markets trading platform

Click the download button

Choose download location

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

  • Operating System Requirement
  • Processor Requirement
  • Memory Requirement
  • JAVA and Runtime Version Requirement

INSTALLATION

Locate  the  downloaded  installation  package  for  CIX Markets,  named “CIXTrader_windows_3_5_en.exe”, and  double-click on it. This will begin the installation.

Figure 1 - Install Wizard initialising the installation

Figure 2 - Starting the Installation

Click on the “Next” button to continue.

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Figure 3 - Choosing the destination directory

At  this  screen  users  may  choose  the  location  where  CIX Markets  should  be installed on the computer. It is recommended to use the default directory.

Click the “Next” button to continue.

Figure 4 - Create a start menu folder

Here users may choose the folder the program shortcuts should be put in. Again, it is recommended to keep the default folder.

Click the “Next” button to continue.

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Figure 5 - Creating a desktop shortcut

Tick this check box to create a shortcut icon for CIX Markets on the desktop.

*It is recommended to select this option.

Click on the “Next” button to complete the installation.

Figure 6

Click “Finish” to exit setup.

Thank you.