How to place and update a block order

You can place and update block orders in three different ways:

  • You can create/update your order directly in the order editor
  • You can create/update your order in an Excel file, copy the orders and paste it into the application
  • You can upload an order using our Excel templates


Create/update order in order editor

  • From the order overview screen, press “add Block” button
  • Select correct portfolio
  • Add blocks to portfolio by pressing “Add block” button
  • Fill inn block name, start time, stop time, volume, price as well as minimum acceptance ratio
  • Press “Done”
  • To submit block to the auction press “Save”


Copy and paste block order from an Excel file

  • Either download the Excel templates from the order overview screen or export an order from the order editor screen to get Excel template where you can create your bids
  • Fill inn the fields Name, From, To, Volume, Price, and Min %
  • If you want to create a profile block, leave the Volume field blank and indicate the half hourly volumes in the correct half hour in the profile part of the template
  • Mark all the cells containing the block order information and press CTRL+C
  • In the trading client, press "add Block", select wanted portfolio and press CTRL+V
  • Press “Save” to submit the blocks to the auction


Upload an order using Excel templates

  • Either download the Excel templates or export an order from the order editor screen
  • Create order using the Excel template from step 1
  • Save the order file
  • Drag and drop the order file into the trading application