Does anyone know what the correct symbol configuration is for the MCL?
The IB description window for MCL is as follows:
I've tried the standard:
but am not getting any data from IB in AmiBroker. Does anyone know what the correct symbol is? Appreciate any help.
I was able to figure it out - the correct symbol was
When I was troubleshooting I was typing directly into the 'Full Name' field which I think confused Ami. I created a new symbol and everything works great.
I'm in the US, connected to a US IB data server and MCLV1-NYMEX-FUT works just fine. No need for the USD at the end. I promise you that it's 100% correct.
Now, you've got me on that Alias field. I don't use it. The Symbol field is the only one filled in my Information window
Appreciate it - yes, I was able to get it working. I use the alias field in my code - it does not impact the symbol on IB’s end.