Algo trading - futures io
futures io futures trading



Algo trading


Discussion in Traders Hideout

Updated
    1. trending_up 290 views
    2. thumb_up 1 thanks given
    3. group 3 followers
    1. forum 2 posts
    2. attach_file 0 attachments




Welcome to futures io: the largest futures trading community on the planet, with well over 125,000 members
  • Genuine reviews from real traders, not fake reviews from stealth vendors
  • Quality education from leading professional traders
  • We are a friendly, helpful, and positive community
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts
  • We are here to help, just let us know what you need
You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

 
Search this Thread
 

Algo trading

(login for full post details)
  #1 (permalink)
Lexington South Carolina USA
 
 
Posts: 2 since Dec 2020
Thanks: 1 given, 1 received

Hi Traders, First of all I would like to thank Big Mike for creating and maintaining such a wonderful website.

I joined the forum recently and spent some time in looking at threads related to algo trading. I could able to get some information but couldn't go further based on my requirements. I am a programmer with 20+ years of experience in various platforms and working on new technologies is never a constraint to me.

Here is my question. I would like to build a custom solution where I should able to connect to a broker/data provider and place orders automatically based on a simple custom strategy. The symbols that I would like read are not static. For example, I would like to read list of all stocks based on certain price/volume range on a daily interval where RSI is greater than 50 and should able to place orders on all the stocks where the condition is true. The same logic is applicable in closing the open orders. I just talked to MotiveWave and learned that their application is limited to one symbol at a time in placing the orders automatically.

Do you guys know any applications that supports these type of requirements through their API/Framework? Any information on this regard is highly appreciated.

Thank you.

Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to vebhupat for this post:

Can you help answer these questions
from other members on futures io?
Locate candles 15 cent
ThinkOrSwim
About MC Backtesting Features - Limit Order Fills, Bar Magnifier and IOG
MultiCharts
DMIC 2059 program
Traders Hideout
Moores Research vs spread software SeasonAlgo
Trading Reviews and Vendors
Simulated Playback Trading
EasyLanguage Programming
 
Best Threads (Most Thanked)
in the last 7 days on futures io
Big Mike in Ecuador
77 thanks
NinjaTrader buys TransAct Futures (Infinity Brokers), plans its own FCM
64 thanks
How did you learn to trade?
58 thanks
Whos afraid of the big bad Glitch
51 thanks
The Small Exchange (www.smallexchange.com)
50 thanks
 
(login for full post details)
  #2 (permalink)
Berlin Germany
 
 
Posts: 83 since Jul 2020
Thanks: 5 given, 70 received

Hi and welcome to this great forum!

I don't know how it looks in MotiveWave, but I can't imagine with the best will in the world that you can only place one order with MW. MW is an excellent software with a lot of features. Maybe someone else can tell you more about MW.

I myself am a Ninjatrader user and NT is also a professional trading platform. You can program everything you want, there are really almost no restrictions. Since you have solid programming skills it should be a piece of cake for you. NT is C#, so the world is your oyster.

Here you can find more information about it. Of course you have to learn it and take your time to understand how it works and the important aspects of strategy development.

https://ninjatrader.com/support/helpGuides/nt8/?ninjascript.htm
https://www.youtube.com/user/NinjaTraderLLC/videos

Good luck and have fun.
Patricia

Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #3 (permalink)
Lexington South Carolina USA
 
 
Posts: 2 since Dec 2020
Thanks: 1 given, 1 received


Thank you for the information Patricia.

I really like MW application as they support more brokers and data feeds. Also they are constantly adding new features in every release. I am bit surprised when the sales guy confirmed (after checking with their development team) that the scope of the custom study is tightly associated with the symbol on the current chart.

I will reach out to NT team for more information. Feeling good that their framework is built using .Net as I worked on C# too.

Thank you once again.

Reply With Quote


futures io Trading Community Traders Hideout > Algo trading


Last Updated on January 8, 2021


Upcoming Webinars and Events
 

NinjaTrader Indicator Challenge!

Ongoing
 

Journal Challenge!

February
 

Battlestations!

March
     



Copyright © 2021 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts