Step 1. Platform Subscription Information

You are required to have a personal license key for MultiCharts in order to use the platform.

License keys can be purchased via this link: MultiCharts Pricing

Step 2. Complete RITHMIC Market Data Agreements

Please start with Step 2 before contacting Support. Your MultiCharts connection will not work until you sign the CME agreements via R-Trader.

You must first download Rithmic R | TRADER in conjunction with any other platform you may use.

Use the following link to download and install R|Trader Software: R|Trader

  • Once installed, a new window will come up, enter your Natural Trading | Leeloo account username and password in the appropriate fields
  • "Username" (USER ID - found in your welcome email)
  • "Password" (found in your welcome email)
  • System” dropdown menu, select “Rithmic Paper Trading”
  • Gateway” dropdown menu, If you are in the USA then select CHICAGO, if you are in Europe then select EUROPE or FRANKFURT, and if you are in Asia you will want to select TOKYO or SINGAPORE
  • When you connect, you have 2 CME GROUP Documents that you need to agree to.
    Document 1: Click "I Agree" in the first one
    Document 2: select “Non-Professional” then "Submit"

Important Note: If your username/password doesn’t work, try to COPY and PASTE it.

Step 3. MultiCharts QuoteManager

1.       In the QuoteManager main menu select Tools and then click Data Sources.

2.      Select Rithmic 01  in the list of all supported data vendors and click the Settings button.

3.      In the opened up window:

Authority section.
Enter Login and Password.
SSL certificates path is set up by default.

Connectivity section.

Trading Interface: RAPI trading interface is selected by default, but it is possible to select RAPI+ interface if your account supports this type of connection. This setting is global and affects the data feed and all existing Rithmic broker profiles. Trading Interface mode change will be applied after restarting the application. Full restart includes closing all instances of MultiCharts and unloading MultiCharts processes.

Note: Please select RAPI+ or data will not be displayed properly in your charts.

Deployment: If you have Rithmic Live account, select the required deployment (Rithmic 01 is the default Deployment for Rithmic Live account). 

To add an instrument manually or from data source, see Adding Symbol(s) to Symbol List.

Step 4. MultiCharts Broker Profile

In the Properties Rithmic Paper Trading Broker Profile window (see Managing Broker Profiles) enter the information provided by your broker to connect to Rithmic.

Authority section 
Enter Login and Password 
SSL certificates path is set up by default.

Connectivity section 
Do not change anything else in this section. 
The Reset button nearby Deployment is to restore correct settings.

Default Order Settings section. 
Click Lookup and wait a bit while MultiCharts receives Trade Route information from the Broker. It can be, for example, only one option - simulator Trade Route, or it will be necessary to select one of the Trade Routes from the dropdown menu, depending on the traded instrument.

MultiCharts Support

If you have any questions or experience any platform issues, contact Live Support Chat here.