A Trading room at your disposal
The workspace is fully configurable and can include the following windows spread over one or more screens depending on the hardware configuration of the computer :
The number of workspaces has no limit, each saved under a chosen name and easily recalled.
Follow in real-time the evolution of prices in Live Charts and Watch Lists
Real-time data are sent on Internet in streaming ("push") at the precise time trades are executed by the stock exchanges ("tick by tick") or when the order book is updated.
Real-time data are processed in the different modules of Axial Finance : Live Charts, Watch Lists, real-time Screeners, real-time Winner/Loser Scanners, Trade Order Books, Lists of Trades, real-time Alert Detector, Trading Portfolios, ...
According to real-time subscriptions, the stream delivers relevant data for equities, indices, ETF's, Futures, Options, Warrants, Commodities and FOREX.
Send your orders to brokers and follow in real-time your portfolios
The brokers Lynx and Interactive Brokers are directly connected with Axial Finance Maestro to transmit orders and monitor portfolios in real-time.
Each Live Chart has a Trading Area allowing to transmit orders and to follow the position in real-time. When a trading order is prepared (not yet sent to the broker), actually transmitted to the broker and then executed, the status of the position is drawn on the Live Chart with a color code and relevant data.
The Trading Portfolio displays orders with their current status and open positions
updated in real-time.
Limit and Stop trading orders can also be sent directly from the Trade Order Books by just clicking on the desired level of price to fix the limit or stop level.
Automatically run your trading strategies
Automatic trading is a recent development of trading platforms which provides the ability to run real-time strategies designed and developed by the user. This trading is aimed at the more experienced traders who accept to take the risks that may arise from the signals of the strategy, from the computer hardware used or from the quality of the internet connection.
Axial Finance Maestro has a broker simulator for the development of the strategy to be executed in real time. This simulator is an essential complement to the Back Testing operating on historical quotes, to take into account the actual changes of prices when trades are executed.
The strategy to automatically run is applied to the selected Live Chart on second, minute or hour bars. Signal detection for sending orders can be selected at a fixed programmable frequency (in seconds) or at change of bar.
Signals and open positions are displayed on the Live Chart as well as the level of any stop orders. The potential profit is displayed in real time as well as the percentage of variation between the last quoted price and the average cost of the position.
Use the Order Books to place your orders
Axial Finance displays the Trade Order Books (up to 10 levels) under three different forms :
There is no limit to the number of Trade Order Books opened simultaneously.
Select among more than 100 technical indicators those which are the most adapted to your analysis
Technical indicators are the basis of technical analysis, they show and highlight the past and foreseeable market trends.
Axial Finance offers a wide range of customizable indicators (more than 100) that
can be very easily added into graphical charts, either in the upper part of the chart
(together with the price curve) or just below.
For each indicator the style is customizable : color, thickness, dotted line and curve shape.
Get with the real-time Screener the stocks which among a full list complies with your decision criteria
The real-time Screener is very useful to automatically and immediately detect stocks that meet user's decision criteria.
From a list of hundreds of stocks Axial Finance detects evey second and displays in a table those who meet user's criterion for decision.
The decision criterion called Screening Rule is defined by an easy logical assembly of basic signals included in the software library, then without needing any writing of programming code. Each signal is evaluated at a defined frequency bar (n minutes, hours, days, weeks or month).
The result of screening may also be sorted according to the value of a technical indicator calculated in real time, thus adding an addtional criterion for research.
Get with the real-time Winner/Loser Ranker the ordered list of stocks according to price variation over a time period
The Winner/Loser Ranker sorts every second a list which can contain hundreds of stocks, according to the change of price during a programmable period of time : since last day close, since day opening or over a period either in number of minutes, hours, days, weeks or months.
The Winner/Loser Ranker provides a clear indication of the market trend and immediately identifies those stocks with significant price variations over the analyzed period of time.
A Buying/Selling pressure gauge gives the percentage of stocks going up or down.
Be immediately alerted when stocks are meeting your decision criteria
Axial Finance allows to set up real-time Alerts on an unlimited number of stocks. For each stocks several types of alerts based on prices, volumes, technical indicators, signals or support/resistance levels can be selected simultaneously. Each alert can have its individual way of user's notification.
Alert types include :
For each alert, a specific mode of user's notification can be choosen among audio signals, pop-up window, marker on the Live Chart when displayed for the relevant stock, email or recording in the alert book.
A global summary board displays all stocks with the relevant set up detailed alerts. From this board the user can easily modify an alert, eventually disable it temporarily or permanently delete it.
Get immediately with TickFlow those stocks starting a significant price move
Tickflow is a totally innovative tool for real-time detection of stocks that suddenly experience a great number of trades which signals the beginning of a strong move upward or downward.
All trades relative to a list of stocks are shown in synthetic form in a table with configurable dimensions to visually highlight those stocks that suddenly are experiencing a high volume of trades.
Define and optimize your trading strategies with Back Testing and analyse results on historical quotes
Searching for the best strategies is the first objective of any stock investor. It is fundamental to be able to verify the relevance of the buying and selling decision rules over the historical quotes to identify favorable and unfavorable market factors and then confirm such rules.
The so-called Back Testing function gives to the user an easy to use tool
to achieve this goal.
Three Back Testing modes are available :
Program your own technical indicators and signals
Axial Finance has an extensive library of technical indicators and signals among the most known.
The programming manual can be downloaded here.
Axial Finance Maestro allows to specify for each signal a specific frequency for calculation
regardless of the frequency of the other signals included in the rule or the strategy.