Why Tradestation

An Award Winning Platform

TradeStation’s award-winning advanced charting and analysis software can now be used to analyse and trade the wide range of markets offered by Interactive Brokers.

All of TradeStation’s main features such as the matrix, chart trading, RadarScreen, and EasyLanguage are available for clients trading international markets through IB.

RadarScreen allows you to monitor and rank symbols in real time, based on more than 180 technical and fundamental indicators as well as your own custom criteria. Our Matrix feature combines the benefits of a market depth window, a highly advanced order-entry tool and an order-tracking system – all in one window.

TradeStation also gives you the ability to create, back-test, and optimise your own custom trading strategies, to ensure that you never miss a trading opportunity.

Our fully customised market monitoring, charting and analysis tools help you identify and act instantly on trading opportunities. Our proprietary EasyLanguage technology allows you to create custom indicators and strategies and back-test them to see their theoretical performance results.

Awards & Accolades


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

Stock & Commodities

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