Free IB PaperTesting Account?

Discussion in 'IB Technical Issues' started by qll, Feb 16, 2007.

  1. when you download it, it logs you in:

    This is a demo version. Once the login fields appear you will automatically be logged in.
    #11     Mar 23, 2007
  2. username: edemo
    password: demouser

    for the FA demo:

    username: fdemo
    password: demouser
    #12     Mar 23, 2007
  3. That will not be possible. The demo account has no reliable data-feed and is is generally only a demo of the TWS platform.

    To do what you want you need to open a normal account with IB and then you get a decent papertrade accoint with its own username as well. This is appropriate for most purposes, but not all: you cannot simulate bid/ask slippage since you limitorder will of course not be published; you only can buy at the ask.

    #13     Mar 24, 2007