Advanced Guide To NinjaTrader: Introduction
NinjaTrader, LLC was established in 2004 as a privately held company. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, NinjaTrader, LLC develops high-performance trading software and market data services. NinjaTrader recently introduced brokerage services to directly support futures and forex traders.
NinjaTrader is its award winning trading platform developed for active traders interested in the stock, futures and forex markets. There is no fee for using NinjaTrader's standard features, which include advanced charting, market analytics, automated strategy development, backtesting and optimization, and trade simulation. Traders who wish to use NinjaTrader to execute live trades through a brokerage account may either purchase a lifetime license or lease the platform on a quarterly, semi-annual, or annual basis. In addition to NinjaTrader Brokerage which supports live trading for the futures and forex markets, NinjaTrader users may select from a range of international supported broker technologies including:
- NinjaTrader Continuum
- NinjaTrader Rithmic
- Clear Corretora
- Interactive Brokers
- MB Trading
- GAIN Capital/FOREX.com
- TD Ameritrade
NinjaTrader also support additional market data vendors including:
- Google Finance
- IQFeed from Telvent DTN
- Metastock Import
- Text file based historical data import
- Yahoo Finance
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The security that is delivered by the short position holder in ...
A financial instrument whose value is based on the value of another ...
A trading strategy in which an investor buys a long position ...
A standard agreement used in over-the-counter derivatives transactions.
Using simulated trading to practice buying and selling securities ...
Learn about why futures contracts are often rolled over into forward month contracts prior to expiration, and understand ...
Learn how companies use futures contracts for the purposes of hedging their exposure to price fluctuations as well as for ...
Learn about values of futures contracts and the initial margin a trader must place in an account to open a futures position, ...
Understand derivatives trading and learn about the primary risks usually associated with trading in the derivatives market, ...