Tag Archives: Interactive Bokers

Why muddle to learn the Interactive Bokers API with Python

 

YES! Why muddle with this API stuff? Some may need structure in order to save time! You can waste loads of time trying to set this up! I explain a typical scenario in this 4 minute video of newbies struggling with this stuff.

The scenario is

Hey Bryan I have the api downloaded and am trying to get basic order execution going – I was wondering if you have any basic code that connects to interactive brokers (do you connect to TWS or through gateway?) and places basic orders.  When I look at this stuff it is all greek to me but I am trying to muddle through it.

I mentioned about this course you can learn quite quickly with

Python Algo Trading Infrastructure with Crypto Currency

 

OR learn the whole thing here

Introduction to Quant Elite Membership

 

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