Why TradeStation

For nearly forty years, TradeStation has been dedicated to applying the best in technology for the benefit of the trader. Today, that mission is evidenced in a suite of award-winning† proprietary tools that are fully customisable to suit a trading style as individual as you are – to help you perform at your best.

Putting the trader’s needs first has led us to picking up many awards and accolades, including in 2018 Stockbrokers.com’s ‘best platform technology’ award for six years in a row.
Now TradeStation has teamed up with Interactive Brokers (Barron’s ‘best online brokerage 2018*) to offer the benefits of direct market access to a world of trading opportunity through a single account – powered by TradeStation technology.

It’s the latest way we aim the active trader should never miss a great trading opportunity. Call or mail us and we’ll show you how: tradestationglobal@tradestation.com

Awards & Accolades

We believe our unparalleled trading technology gives every trader an edge over the competition. But you don’t have to take our word for it.

Year in and year out, leading financial publications have recognized TradeStation’s award-winning trading software. Read more to learn how our commitment to being the world’s best trading platform can help you improve your trading.

2018

TradeStation Named “Best Platform Technology” for the Sixth Year in a Row in StockBrokers.com 2018 Online Broker Review²

TradeStation topped all other brokers in winning the award for Best Platform Technology for the sixth consecutive year in the 2018 Online Broker Review conducted by StockBrokers.com. In addition, TradeStation received a StockBrokers.com.

Best Platform Technology – Highest Among All Brokers, 6th Year in a Row
Platform & Tools – “Best in Class,” 7th Year in a Row
Active Trading – “Best in Class,” 8th Year in a Row

TradeStation Wins Four Major TASC Awards; Rated Best “Trading System – Stocks” and Best “Trading System – Futures” for the Fourteenth Consecutive Year²

TradeStation received top ratings in four major categories in the 2018 Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities (TASC) Readers’ Choice Awards. TASC readers voted TradeStation Best Trading System – Stocks and Best Trading System – Futures for the fourteenth consecutive year.

Best Trading System – Stocks – 14th Year in a Row
Best Trading System – Futures – 14th Year in a Row

2017

TradeStation Named “Best Platform Technology” for the Fifth Year in a Row in StockBrokers.com 2017 Online Broker Review¹

TradeStation topped all other brokers in winning the award for Best Platform Technology for the fifth consecutive year in the 2017 Online Broker Review conducted by StockBrokers.com. TradeStation also received a “Best in Class” rating in the Platform & Tools category for the sixth consecutive year, a “Best in Class” rating in the Active Trading category for the seventh consecutive year, a “Best in Class” rating in the Options Trading category for the fifth year in a row, and a “Best in Class” rating in the Customer Service category for the first time.

Best Platform Technology – Highest Among All Brokers, 5th Year in a Row
Platform & Tools – “Best in Class,” 6th Year in a Row
Active Trading – “Best in Class,” 7th Year in a Row
Options Trading – “Best in Class,” 5th Year in a Row

TradeStation Wins Five Major TASC Awards; Rated Best “Trading System – Stocks” and Best “Trading System – Futures”for the Thirteenth Consecutive Year²

TradeStation received top ratings in five major categories in the 2017 Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities (TASC) Readers’ Choice Awards. TASC readers voted TradeStation Best Trading System – Stocks and Best Trading System – Futures for the thirteenth consecutive year. TradeStation also won Best Professional Platform for the fifteenth year in a row, Best Real-Time Data for the eighth time and Best Trading Centers, Schools, Training for the third year in a row.

Best Trading System – Stocks – 13th Year in a Row
Best Trading System – Futures – 13th Year in a Row
Best Professional Platform – 15th Year in a Row
Best Real-Time Data – 8th Category Win
Best Trading Centers, Schools, Training – 3rd Year in a Row

¹ Stockbrokers.com: Based on Stockbrokers.com online review (2013-2018).
² Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities: Based on Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities magazine Readers’ Choice Awards (2003-2018); in each award category, results are based on the company that receives the highest number of votes cast by the magazine’s subscribers over a fixed time period that ends shortly before announcements of the awards.