StrategyQuant comes with certain amount of pre-installed market data for several instruments. This data is mainly for learning purposes. Once you start developing your own strategies it is wise to obtain additional market data for testing your strategies.
We offer a tool called TickDownloader that allows users to download additional data for various financial instruments. TickDownloader is a free tool that allows you to download free tick data from Dukascopy for realistic backtesting of your trading strategies.