The trading widget allows you to place OCO buy and sell orders quickly and easily. The OCO order type in the trading widget lets you manually enter or configure the percentage of assets to be bought and sold as well as the limit price, stop price and stop limit price.

Also known as one-cancels-the-other-order, an OCO order is a pair of orders wherein execution of one order automatically cancels the other.

In this documentation, you will understand how to:

Place an OCO buy order
Place an OCO sell order

Let’s begin.

How to Place an OCO Buy Order

Step -1: To place an OCO buy order, simply enter the limit price into the Limit price field.



Users can also enter the limit price by clicking on the Currency symbol above the Limit price field and selecting the Bid, Ask or Last option from the drop-down. This automatically populates the limit price field depending on the latest bid/ask/last price.





Users can also enter the limit price by clicking on the Crosshair icon in the limit price field and selecting the desired price on the chart.



Step -2: Enter the stop price into the Stop price field.



Users can also enter the stop price by clicking on the Currency symbol above the stop price field and selecting the Bid, Ask or Last option from the drop-down. This automatically populates the stop price field depending on the latest bid/ask/last price.





Users can also enter the stop price by clicking on the Crosshair symbol in the stop price field and selecting the desired price on the chart.



Step -3: Enter the stop limit price into the Stop limit price field.



Users can also enter the stop limit price by clicking on the Currency symbol above the stop limit price field and selecting the Bid, Ask or Last option from the drop-down. This automatically populates the stop limit price field depending on the latest bid/ask/last price.





Users can also enter the stop limit price by clicking on the Crosshair icon in the stop limit price field and selecting the desired price on the chart.



Step -4: Enter the amount you want to spend into the Spend field.



Users can also enter the amount they want to spend by clicking on the Percentage icon above the spend field and selecting the desired percentage on the chart.





Users can directly enter the amount of cryptocurrency they want to purchase by simply entering the amount into the Buy field. Entering the amount of cryptocurrency that the user wants to buy into the Buy field would update the Spend field accordingly.



Users can click on the Reset form button if they want to clear the fields.



Step -5: Click on the Place order button.



Step -6: Once you click on the place order button, Confirm the order dialog will pop up. Click Confirm to complete the order.



When the Auto-confirm orders option in the trading widget is checked, orders are created as soon as the Place order button is clicked. Corresponding error messages are shown when creating an order is failed- Insufficient funds, quantity too low, etc.



When the Auto-confirm orders in the trading widget is unchecked, Confirm the order dialog would be displayed when you click on the Place order button. Users would have to click on the Confirm button to complete the order.



How to Place an OCO Sell Order

Step -1: To place an OCO sell order, simply enter the limit price into the Limit price field.



Users can also enter the limit price by clicking on the Currency symbol above the limit price field and selecting the Bid, Ask or Last option from the drop-down. This automatically populates the limit price field depending on the latest bid/ask/last price.





Users can also enter the limit price by clicking on the Crosshair icon in the limit price field and selecting the desired price on the chart.



Step -2: Enter the stop price into the Stop price field.



Users can also enter the stop price by clicking on the Currency symbol above the stop price field and selecting the Bid, Ask or Last option from the drop-down.



Users can also enter the stop price by clicking on the Crosshair icon in the stop price field and selecting the desired price on the chart.



Step -3: Enter the stop limit price into the Stop limit price field.



Users can also enter the stop limit price by clicking on the Currency symbol above the stop limit price field and selecting the Bid, Ask or Last option from the drop-down.





Users can also enter the stop limit price by clicking on the Crosshair icon in the stop limit price field and selecting the desired price on the chart.



Step -4: Enter the amount of cryptocurrency you want to sell into the Sell field.



Users can also enter the amount of cryptocurrency they want to sell by clicking on the Percentage icon above the sell field and selecting the desired percentage.





Users can directly enter the amount they want to receive after the sell order into the Receive field. Based on this input, Altrady would automatically calculate the corresponding amount of cryptocurrency to achieve the entered amount. The amount would be displayed in the Sell field.



Step -5: Click on the Place order button.



Step -6: Once you click on the place order button, Confirm the order dialog will pop up. Click Confirm to complete the order.



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