Rest operations

POST accounts/:id/orders/strategy[/impact]

Allows to (re)place or estimate impact of a multi-leg strategy order against a certain account.

Sample Request
Property Type Description
id String Account number against which order is being submitted.

Can occur in the ?Location? header only.
symbolId Integer Internal symbol identifier.

Always an underlying symbol Id.
limitPrice Double Limit price
orderType Enumeration Order type (e.g., "Market").

See Order Type section for all allowed values.
timeInForce Enumeration
Order duration (e.g., "DAY").

See Order Duration section for all allowed values.
primaryRoute Enumeration Primary order route (e.g., "AUTO").
secondaryRoute Enumeration Secondary order route (e.g., "NYSE").
legs Complex Legs data
strategy Enumeration
Strategy type (e.g. ?CoveredCall?)

See Strategy Types section for all allowed values.

InsertOrderLegData


Order Leg Data coming from client
Name Type Default Description
symbolId Integer Internal symbol identifier.
action Enumeration Leg action (e.g. ?Buy?)

See Order Action section for all allowed values.
legQuantity Integer Leg quantity
Maximum of 4 legs is allowed.

If the Strategy Type is set as not Custom, then it will be verified to the mentioned strategy.

NOTE: Leg quantities will be factorized. For example, if you place quantities of 10 and 1000, then they will be sent as an order quantity of 10 and leg ratio quantities of 1 and 100. Price also uses a factorized strategy. Refer to the strategy quote call to be sure which price to use.

New Strategy


Data is the same but URLs for insertion and impact are slightly different.
POST https://api01.iq.questrade.com/v1/accounts/90000004/orders/strategy/impact 

POST https://api01.iq.questrade.com/v1/accounts/90000004/orders/strategy

{
    "symbolId": 27426,
    "quantity": 1,
    "limitPrice": -1.23,
    "orderType": "Limit",
    "timeInForce": "Day",
    "primaryRoute": "MNGD",
    "secondaryRoute": "AUTO",
    "legs": [
        {
            "symbolId": 10550014,
            "action": "Sell",
            "legRatioQty": 10
        },
        {
            "symbolId": 27426,
            "action": "Buy",
            "legRatioQty": 1000
        }
    ],
    "strategy": "Custom"
}

Sample JSON response for impact:

{
    "estimatedCommissions": 30.830048,
    "buyingPowerEffect": -14161.660096,
    "buyingPowerResult": 1957395.027392,
    "maintExcessEffect": -7080.830048,
    "maintExcessResult": 978697.513696,
    "tradeValueCalculation": "10 x (-1.23) x 100 = CR 1,230.00 USD",
    "legs": [
        {
              "legId": 0,
              "symbol": "MSFT",
              "symbolId": 27426,
              "legRatioQuantity": 100,
              "side": "Buy",
              "avgExecPrice": null,
              "lastExecPrice": null
        },
        {
              "legId": 1,
              "symbol": "MSFT20Jan17C70.00",
              "symbolId": 7413503,
              "legRatioQuantity": 1,
              "side": "STO",
              "avgExecPrice": null,
              "lastExecPrice": null
        }
    ],
    "side": "Buy",
    "effect": "Credit",
    "price": -1.23,
    "strategy": "CoveredCall"
}

Sample JSON response for insertion:

{
    "orderId": 330711306,
    "orders": [
        {
              "id": 330711306,
              "symbol": "MSFT",
              "symbolId": 27426,
              "totalQuantity": 10,
              "openQuantity": 10,
              "filledQuantity": 0,
              "canceledQuantity": 0,
              "side": "Buy",
              "orderType": "Limit",
              "limitPrice": -1.23,
              "stopPrice": null,
              "isAllOrNone": false,
              "isAnonymous": false,
              "icebergQuantity": null,
              "minQuantity": null,
              "avgExecPrice": 0,
              "lastExecPrice": null,
              "source": "TradingAPI",
              "timeInForce": "Day",
              "gtdDate": null,
              "state": "Pending",
              "rejectionReason": "",
              "chainId": 330711306,
              "creationTime": "2015-08-24T15:48:58.476000-04:00",
              "updateTime": "2015-08-24T15:48:58.594000-04:00",
              "notes": "",
              "primaryRoute": "MNGD",
              "secondaryRoute": "AUTO",
              "orderRoute": "MNGD",
              "venueHoldingOrder": "",
              "comissionCharged": 0,
              "exchangeOrderId": "",
              "isSignificantShareHolder": false,
              "isInsider": false,
              "isLimitOffsetInDollar": false,
              "userId": 90040,
              "placementCommission": null,
              "legs": [
                  {
                        "legId": 0,
                        "symbol": "MSFT",
                        "symbolId": 27426,
                        "legRatioQuantity": 100,
                        "side": "Buy",
                        "avgExecPrice": 0,
                        "lastExecPrice": null
                  },
                  {
                        "legId": 1,
                        "symbol": "MSFT20Jan17C70.00",
                        "symbolId": 7413503,
                        "legRatioQuantity": 1,
                        "side": "STO",
                        "avgExecPrice": 0,
                        "lastExecPrice": null
                  }
              ],
              "strategyType": "CoveredCall",
              "triggerStopPrice": null,
              "orderGroupId": 0,
              "orderClass": null,
              "isCrossZero": false
        }
        ...
    ]
}