Upon purchasing a subscription with TickTickTrader, you will receive a payment confirmation via email which includes your Rithmic login details.
To connect your TickTickTrader account with Rithmic for the first time, follow the steps below:
1. Click this link to download the Rtrader Pro installer. Then double-click on the .msi file, and follow the on-screen instructions.
2. Once your RTrader Pro has completed installation, you can log in using the credentials that were sent to you through the payment confirmation email.
3. On the System field, select Rithmic Paper Trading from the dropdown list.
4. On the Gateway field, select Chicago Area from the dropdown list. A pop-up window as shown below will appear:
6. On the Rithmic, LLC Market Data Self-Certification, select Non-Professional.
7. If successful, you should be able to see the screen below. Congratulations! You have completed your first steps towards becoming one of our traders.
During the evaluation phase, a non-professional trader will get the following data (top of the book) for free:
Market Depth for CME is provided free of charge upon request.
Should you want to enable market depth for other exchanges, you may purchase it as an add-on for $12/month per exchange.
You can do so by going to your TickTickTrader Member's Area. Then go to the Market Data tab.