Interactive Brokers Trading Journal

Integrate your Interactive Brokers account with Trademetria in 3 easy steps


Open a free account

No credit card required. Fully test your integration/upload process.


Sync or upload your trades

Many brokers allow auto sync, but you can still import a file from your broker.


Track your trades

Track, analyze, optimize your trading performance.

Your own Interactive Brokers dashboard

How to import your Interactive Brokers trades

Tested on stocks, futures and options. Three options to import:

Best option: Auto Import
Must have an active pro subscription.

Second option

Tradelog format

  • Go to your Interactive Brokers account
  • Choose Reports
  • Click Activity
  • Click Third-Party Downloads.
  • Select the time period, and choose the TradeLog format.
  • Upload the file that was downloaded (.tlg extension) file

Duplicates for this broker will be skipped for this option.

Here is a sample line that you can save to a notepad file to test:

STK_TRD|4949494|BABA|ALIBABA GROUP HOLDING-SP ADR|NYSE|BUYTOOPEN|O|20190907|10:35:28|USD|50.00|1.00|140.20|8160.00|-1.00|1.00

If you can't find this file, please wait until later in the day or next day. It's not always available during market hours.

Third option

Flex Query

  • Go to your account management area.
  • Click reports, then flex queries.
  • Create a new query and name it Trademetria.
  • Under sections, select trade confirmation, then choose all columns.
  • On the same screen, make sure you change executions to orders.
  • Click continue, then click create.
  • Now, click run, choose CSV, your timeframe, and hit the run button.
Duplicates will be skipped automatically.

Don't import your activity file. It's not the correct one.

Our Trading Journal Features & Benefits

Portfolio tracker & watchlists

Fed up with juggling logins across multiple brokers to track your portfolio? Our system streamlines everything, consolidating your portfolio on one screen. Plus, keep tabs on your favorite assets through watchlists.

Trading journal

Say goodbye to those cumbersome trading spreadsheet. Embrace our fully searchable WYSIWYG HTML editor, which allows you to effortlessly record your trading events, complete with unlimited storage for trading-related images.

Easy imports and syncs

Multiple import options available (manual entries, csv template, broker files and auto imports via api). We work with 140+ platforms and brokers from all corners of the world.

Account customization

Set account goals, add your own commissions, custom fees, adjustments and have full control of your trading business per account or altogether.

Fundamental Research

Research financial information, earning dates, charts and company profile from 20+ world exchanges. Powered by Trading View.

Multi Markets

Trading journal suitable for stocks, futures, options, forex, cdfs, cryptos and other markets. Visit our help page for a full list of supported assets.

Share your trades

Share your trades and metrics with your mentor or community and bring extra accountability to your business.

Track deposits, withdrawals and more

Track your broker fees, dividends, deposits, withdrawals, platform fees, you name it. Trademetria is also an accounting system, but made for traders and investors.

Build your own system

Powerful REST API to create custom applications or seamlessly showcase your statistics on your website or application.

Mass Editing Tools

Delete, add, edit trades in batch. Type data just like an excel spreadsheet.

Merge options spreads

Monitor outcomes for individual legs and spreads. Generate spread-specific reports to uncover your best performing options strategies.

Robust Settings

Choose among dark, white or build your own theme. Customize journal templates, default language, report formats, language, filter settings and more.

An array of trading metrics

Profit factor, expectancy, holding times, win rate, daily win rate, long/short ratios, averages, projections, totals and many more.

Entry and exit points on a chart

See a chart with your entry and exit points of single or multiple trades for the day or a particular asset. Great for scalpers or swing traders.

Image journal

Don't like to type? Upload your trading related images and have your own searchable image database.

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