It's as easy as drag & drop. Just click on an item from the Playground once, then drag it into the appropriate Portfolio to initiate a trade:
Or, click the item once and choose Trade Now from the Action Menu:
If you chose the Trade Now option, a popup should appear, prompting you to select which portfolio you wish to place your trade. Highlight the My Generation Portfolio and press the Select button to place a Live Trade.
Choosing My Generation Portfolio will open up the Live Trading Ticket. You can customize your order type here. Click on Review Buy Order once you're satisfied with your order.
The next window is the final prompt before you actually place the order. Once you press Buy, your order will be submitted. You can track any open or executed orders within your Transactions Tab of the Portfolio Snapshot view.