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How to get simulated time and date

Is there a way to get the simulated time and date (GMT would be OK) in OnTradeBar and OnTick ?
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Hey @Quant, there are two ways; for FX the dates are GMT.

1. There us a algorithm global called "Time" which is a DateTime object, or,

void OnTradeBar {
Time; //Globally accessible.
}


2. Each data object has a base Time variable inside it. So:

Dictionary data;
data["AAPL"].Time; // This row of data specific timestamp, identical to global.
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PS: You can read the base classes on GitHub -- here's the one that shows the time objects:
1) Global Time Object
2) DataBase Class
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Thanks, it worked !!
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