Enter the start date and time you would like the replay to begin, how fast you would like the market to be played back, the initial balance of the equity to trade with during the session and click Start Replay:
You will now see that you have a new “replay” account number and the balance has been updated:
You will also see that the chart and quotes/DOM data is showing action from the selected start date and time:
You can see a new area in the header of the platform that displays the time and the speed at which it is replaying:
You can click the dropdown on this area to pause, adjust the speed, view the date and time currently being displayed or close and exit the replay:
It is important to note that market replay on many other platforms is limited to the best bid and offer, Speed Up Trader shows the complete market depth and includes trading capabilities. This is very valuable to check your trading methodology on actual historic market movements.