SendSourceBidPrice function

Publish a bid price for a particular instrument, in decimal price notation, via Ceylon Market Data Distributor ("MDD"). Other users may subscribe to the value you publish using RocketSheet's GetSourceBidPrice function.

Syntax

=SendSourceBidPrice(Instrument, Source, Price)

Arguments

Instrument
An instrument identifier ("InstrumentID") listed in the common configuration file Instruments.csv, as maintained by the system administrator. For a list of available instruments, the user may click the "Instruments" button in RocketSheet Dashboard.
Source
A market-data-source identifier ("SourceID") listed in the common configuration file MDSources.dat, as maintained by the system administrator. Please contact the system administrator for a list of available sources.
Price
A bid price represented in decimal form, with a period as a digit separator for non-integer values.

Return Values

Successful
Data successfully sent by RocketSheet to MDD, upon initialization or most recent update.
Agent Not Running
The RocketSheet Dashboard is closed. It must be running for this function to operate.
Connection Failure
Data submission is prevented by a connectivity outage between RocketSheet and MDD. Contact the system administrator for assistance.
Unhandled Function
This version of RocketSheet provides no support for this function.
Unknown Instrument
The user has attempted to publish data for an instrument not listed in the common configuration file Instruments.csv. Contact the system administrator to request configuration of the instrument.