What is Trading Software?

Trading Software helps traders make better decisions building, tracking, and managing their portfolios.

Features typically include investment tracking, instrument charting, analytics tools, company-related data, macroeconomic data, and more. Internal tools help support investment and trade analysis and better manage portfolios.

 

What qualifies Trading Software into this category?

A product should:

  • Provide aid in managing various types of financial instruments, such as stocks, bonds and fixed income, currencies and FX exposure, commodities, options, ETFs, mutual funds, and custom financial products
  • Offer tools to help with investment analysis, charting tools, risk exposure (e.g., VaR calculations, stress tests), and portfolio analysis
  • Help identify how certain investment might fit into a portfolio to help improve return or lower/mitigate risk
  • Support data importing from external sources
  • Help with admin tasks, such as records management

 

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