We are glad to announce the release of the Blue Ocean market for TMS effective tomorrow, Thursday, April 16, 2020.
Blue Ocean provides access to U.S. listed ETFs (Exchange Traded Funds) during the U.S. nighttime (i.e., H.K. daytime). They are a technology company that provides access to a live and actionable stream of financial product tick data.
These data reflect the contents of a liquidity pool in the U.S. In addition, short selling is now available again on these ETFs.
Powered by tZERO ATS, Blue Ocean provides traders with access to liquidity in the available US ETFs during the overnight session (Sunday–Thursday, 8:00 PM –4:00 AM Eastern Time).
- In PPro8, we manage this as a separate Market with extension BL
- Blue Ocean market hours are Sunday–Thursday, 8:00 PM –4:00 AM ET
- Blue Ocean follows the U.S. market calendar, as published by the NYSE
- Order Type: only Limit Day orders are currently available
To begin trading on it, traders will need to configure their Keyboard Setup for Market Blue Ocean in the APAC Region. Additionally, managers will need to request equity buying power in USD currency, under the ASIA-PACIFIC region in the TMS Metro Buying Power process, for their traders.
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