Platform Comparison

Platform Comparison LS TraderLightspeed Trader SterlingSterling Livevol XLivevol X RealTick ProRealTick Web/Mobile TraderLightspeed Web/Mobile Trader
Best for Active and Professional Traders
Best for Hedge Funds and Institutions
Best for Investors
Streaming Level 1 Quotes
Streaming Level 2 Quotes
Hot Key Order Entry
Fully Customizable Order Routes
Basket Order Entry
After Hours Trading
Customizable charts with studies
Direct Market Access
Up to 40 Screens of Custom Layouts
Market Scanners
Advanced Window Linking
Front End API (optional)
Downloadable Application
Web Based Application
24/7 Platform Access
GTC Orders
Multi Account Access
Futures Ladder View
What If Analysis
Portfolio Risk Dynamic Skew
Options Scanners
Historical Options Data
Monthly Software Fee $100 $140-$170 FREE $325 FREE
Software Fee Rebate Eligible
Monthly Market Data Fees Variable Variable No* Variable No*
Reg-T / Cash Account Minimum $25,000 $25,000 $25,000 $25,000 $10,000
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*No market data fees for non-professional users on Web Trader or Livevol X.

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