Has a Code ‘Builder’
The purpose of this blog is to allow the exploration of various resources available to active and long-term traders and investors, and to filter for platforms that have new capabilities such as those that allow custom coding for both institutional and non-institutional investors. Feel free to add additional items and make suggestions. This information is intended to be collaborative and no claim is made as to the accuracy of the information at any time.
Significant cost, haven't tested, very mainstream
Alternative to multi-charts. Posted message in forum on April 6, 2017 to see if auto trading was possible. https://www.sierrachart.com/SupportBoard.php? Better than multicharts according to write up from friend of Jim.
https://www.recognia.com/products/strategy-builder Top of list when typed in strategy builder with the web search, interactive brokers was third which looks more like a screener, They are trying to understand my option trade; answer is essentially no, not very good from what i can see. Google search for strategy builders https://www.google.com/search?num=100&newwindow=1&site=&source=hp&q=stock+strategy+builde
https://app.rizm.io https://www.facebook.com/Rizm.io/ doesn't appear to exist Such high promise but no email back from email@example.com and sign up is broken. SSL cert is expired and number on front page appears to be disconnected, big names mentioned, also fxcm and ib
www.algonetexplorer.com/ This appears that it might work. Joined mailing list, but can't login or download, pricing info to be announced, 5 min intraday
www.quantycarlo.com Backtesting options but appears to cater to professionals, message sent via web form
options support clearly stated on page support
full platform with rule based builder, free trial, might be web based
Could provide some chat functionality, does have strategy building; Lifetime pricing looks reasonable https://www.quantshare.com/index.php?option=quantshare&%3badd=; never responded in forum.
http://www.key2options.com/ Test for $10, purchase for $200 mo Feb1 - Recommended by post in stack exchange; no response to chat on site; sent message via web form; no responses http://app.greenrope.com/ticket.pl?a942a74f88443f54f89da8bef7cdd930b0c6b010e53023a8; apparently support is not really there. Looked at page again on 4-5-2017 looked pretty good, concerned about support and cost
order routing through TOS or tradier options and backtesting www.optionvue.com Free trial, no minute bars Quick reply to contact form inquiry 4/5/2017
Find a symbol (Fidelity): https://quotes.fidelity.com/webxpress/popup_lookup.phtml?page=quote&fs=rocfind Screener https://research2.fidelity.com/pi/etf-screener Programming Guide for WLP v6.9 https://www.fidelity.com/bin-public/060_www_fidelity_com/documents/WLP_Programming_Guide.pdf Download Active Trader Pro https://www.fidelity.com/trading/advanced-trading-tools/active-trader-pro/overview Download Wealth-Lab Pro https://www.fidelity.com/trading/advanced-trading-tools/strategy-testing/overview Tickets (WLP): https://www.wealth-lab.com/Support/TicketCenter/ Forum (WLP): https://www.wealth-lab.com/Profile/tedpenner Real-time Chat (Fidelity) https://chat.fidelity.com/ftgw/chat/guest/PIBeginChat?refUrl=www.fidelity.com/customer-service/overview
https://www.medvedtrader.com/www/frontend Builder for IB, Under $200 annual, IB chat suggested this but said that they do not yet have automation for indicators; This appears to have changed upon examination of the site. Has options but no automation yet, confirmed via forum 4-6-2017
https://www.prodigiorts.com/content/think-it-make-it-trade-it No options support but is planned according to support call. Free for people who meet minimum trade requirements
www.thinkorswim.com TOS apparently now has a thinkscript forum which could prove invaluable. A person in this chat recommended http://www.scriptachart.com/services.html and forwarded him an email.
https://www.multicharts.com/net/purchase/ Support is excellent. I thought this was hands down best charting platform found as of 4-5-2017 Sierra Charts is better according to write-up by friend of Jim Some problem with this that I don't remember.