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TWS Excel API and Initial Setup Tutorial

Curious how to connect MS Excel to IBKR’s award-winning Trader Workstation (TWS)? This five-minute tutorial will walk you through all the necessary steps!

Watch an overview of the TWS API, find out from where to download and install TWS, and wrap up the session with instructions on how to configure TWS Settings for API.

In addition, this video will teach you how to perform these basic functions:

  • Retrieve market data
  • Place orders
  • View account and portfolio data

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The analysis in this material is provided for information only and is not and should not be construed as an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any security. To the extent that this material discusses general market activity, industry or sector trends or other broad-based economic or political conditions, it should not be construed as research or investment advice. To the extent that it includes references to specific securities, commodities, currencies, or other instruments, those references do not constitute a recommendation by IBKR to buy, sell or hold such investments. This material does not and is not intended to take into account the particular financial conditions, investment objectives or requirements of individual customers. Before acting on this material, you should consider whether it is suitable for your particular circumstances and, as necessary, seek professional advice.

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