X_Trader

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Please note, X_Trader is for professional traders only. For questions, please contact Vision's Trading Applications Group at +1.866.594.2342.

Overview

With X_Trader®, simultaneously trade multiple markets from one fully-customizable screen with advanced speed, stability and accuracy. Single-click order execution and the patented MD Trader® ladder coupled with tools for automated trading, charting and more give traders the edge on trading performance. There are two versions of the platform available: X_Trader and X_Trader Pro®.

Platform Fact Sheet

Highlights

  • Easily enter, modify and cancel orders with mouse or hotkeys
  • Fully customizable workspace layouts and order defaults support diverse trading styles
  • Develop and run custom API applications that extend X_Trader functionality
  • MD Trader ladder provides an intuitive view for quick response to market conditions
  • Initiate orders from a desktop anywhere in the world to Trading Technologies’ server-side Strategy Engine execution engines
  • Automate strategies using Autotrader™ and link in values from Excel or X_Study
  • Autospreader® provides the ability to define, manage and execute synthetic spread trades with up to ten legs on X_Trader Pro
  • Trades route over Trading Technologies' infrastructure
Supported Instruments Supported Exchanges Routing Infrastructure
Futures Options on Futures Stocks Options on Stocks Multiple Exchanges Available Trading Technologies  
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Basic Features
Route orders to pit Routes orders electronically Intraday charting1 Historical charting1 Streaming real time quotes Market Depth Window Trading Hours2 Simulated Trading Audible alerts Export to Excel
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24/7 Demo only
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Advanced Features
Algorithmic trading1 Trailing stops3 Bracket orders Single click trading Trade from chart  
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Order Types
Market Limit Stop3 Stop Limit3 Stop With Limit3 Order Cancel Order Spreads  
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Platform Pricing Demo Features
Monthly Fee Transaction Fees Demo Available4 Paper Trading Real-time Data  
Starting at $775 Included in monthly fee
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1 X_Study charting data has a start date of 1/22/12. Data prior to this date is not currently available.
2 Access to markets may be limited by exchange and/or platform server maintenance.
3 The use of Stop Loss or contingent orders may not protect profits, and may not limit losses to the amount intended. Certain market conditions make it difficult or impossible to execute such orders.
4 A 30 day demo is available.

Trading futures and options involves substantial risk of loss and is not suitable for all investors.

There are unique risks associated with utilizing Internet-based order execution trading systems including, but not limited to, the failure of hardware, software and Internet connection. Vision does not control signal power, its reception or routing via Internet, configuration of your equipment or reliability of its connection. Vision is not responsible for communication failures, distortions or delays when trading via the Internet.

Trading Technologies®, X_Trader®, X_Trader Pro®, MD Trader®, Autospreader®, and X_STUDY® are registered trademarks and the Trading Technologies logo, TT™, Autotrader™ are trademarks of Trading Technologies International, Inc.

Supported Exchanges

  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange (“CME”)
  • Chicago Board of Trade (“CBOT”)
  • New York Mercantile Exchange/The Commodity Exchange (“NYMEX/COMEX”)

Please note, not all contracts are available to trade.

Trading Technologies' Routing Infrastructure

  • Access and trade the global derivatives markets from a single computer screen in virtually any location
  • Direct Market Access to some of the world's largest derivatives exchanges
  • Delivers high performance, low latency connectivity


TRADING FUTURES AND OPTIONS INVOLVES SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS AND IS NOT SUITABLE FOR ALL INVESTORS. PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT NECESSARILY INDICATIVE OF FUTURE RESULTS.