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New IBStarter Version

IBStarter is tool on top of IBController to automate and parameterize the start of TWS or gateway. It also makes it possible to prevent TWS from autologoff.

Release Notes: This version allows to set a Java Path in the Detail. Some users reported to get Java related errors. This version allows to explicitly set path to Java. Tested with Jave JRE 8 64 bit (221).

Please Note: The keep TWS running features works only with TWS <= 972. Generally, IBKR wants TWS and new Gateway to shutdown once per day.


Download IBStarter


IBStarter Webpage

IBPlugin New Version

This new version comes with some bugfixes and has also a new expert for manual traders, the:

IB Position Sizer


This expert calculates order volume based on fix stoploss or calculates stoploss, based on fixed order volume.

This is dones based on a custom defined risk in % and the current InteractiveBrokers account balance (CASH value).

Alle Berechnungen basierem auf eurem InteractiveBrokers Konto, im Speziellen, der Balance (CASH Wert).

Also this expert is a free addon for IBPlugin. You can change the sourcecode and you can sell it.

It never been so easy to trade an InteractiveBrokers account from within MetaTrader charts.

Download Setup file: ibpluginSetup


IBPlugin New Version

New Version of IBPlugin has been released. Besides minor bugfixing it contains an example for use with MultiCharts or TradeStation.

After installation can be found under:
C:\Program Files\\IBPlugin\multicharts

Download Setup file: ibpluginSetup


What is IBPlugin ?
IBlugin is a plugin for Windows applications to trade an InteractiveBrokers account.

It contains examples how to use it with MetaTrader 4/5 (MT-IB Trade Panel) and this new version also an example (Signal) how to use with MultiCharts or TradeStation.


Question: Can IBPlugin feed MetaTrader charts with IBKR market data ?

No. This is not possible at all. Click link for more information.

MetaTrader Interactive Brokers Order Copier (MTIB Order Copier) new version Clean Install Recommended

Release Notes:

  • Default Stop- and Target removed.  It is now possible to apply stop and/or target after initial orders.  Also orders without stop- and target are closed correctly.
  • Close by orders fixed (MT4, MT5 hedge).
  • Symbol mapping simplified: To add an MT Symbol for an IBKR contract, just doubleclick in the MT Symbols Column add a comma (,) and the MT Symbol, press Return.
  • IBKR Contract Search simplified.
  • Added Positive MT Symbol List, Negative MT Symbol List as parameters for all experts: copy and sync. The list allows to define which MT symbols to copy/sync only (Positive List) or which to exclude from copy/sync (Negative List). Positive List dominates Negative List.
  • Logging revised. Logs are more transparent.
  • Bugfixes.
  • RECOMMENDED Gateway VERSIONGateway 974


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