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ALGO UPDATE: ALGOTerminal Targets Hedge Funds and Quants

Traders Magazine Online News, October 11, 2017

John D'Antona Jr.

AlgoTerminal LLC announced the release of AlgoTerminal, its powerful algorithmic trading platform for hedge funds, trading firms and professional quants.

"After more than a decade of R&D and an exhaustive beta period, we're excited to introduce AlgoTerminal's new trading platform to the global financial community," says Daniel Tochner, the founder of AlgoTerminal LLC. "The platform offers a complete high-end solution for quantitative traders, including strategy development, backtesting, optimization and live trading."

AlgoTerminal's powerful features include:

  • Strategy Development: An architecture that features 18 different types of scripts that control every aspect of algorithmic trading, all of which can be written in C#, VB.NET, F# and R.NET.
  • API: A robust yet easy to use API that offers 600+ functions that are categorized into neatly organized libraries.
  • Backtesting: A blazing fast backtesting engine that can backtest an entire portfolio of sophisticated multi-asset trading strategies in a single integrated environment.
  • Optimization: A multi-core optimization engine that can optimize or walk-forward optimize a portfolio of strategies using Genetics, Monte-Carlo or Brute-Force algorithms.
  • Risk Management: An automated risk management module that can be used to monitor multiple trading strategies and manage portfolio level risk.
  • Live Trading: A broker-neutral high-frequency trading solution that can trade thousands of strategies and symbols at the same time.
  • Connectivity SDK: A Software Development Kit (SDK) that trading firms can use to integrate with proprietary systems, preferred data or brokerage providers.
  • Discretionary Trading: A polished, feature-rich platform for discretionary trading, including cutting edge charts, flexible workspaces, DOM, T&S and more.
  • Charting and Visualization: A rich charting package that offers an extensive selection of bar types, chart styles and customizations, all of which can be accessed from the API.
  • Indicators and Scripts: A large selection of nearly 200 pre-built indicator scripts, as well as hundreds of other scripts such as patterns, signals, and drawing tools.
  • Modern User Interface: A modern desktop UI that is both skinnable and highly configurable.

SaaS and Source Code Solutions

The platform is available both as a service and as a source code solution for large enterprise customers. The source code solution is designed for large hedge funds and buy-side trading firms that require full control over their execution technology and would like to customize it to their needs.

Established in 2010, after years of R&D, AlgoTerminal LLC is a leading provider of high-performance trading solutions for professional traders.

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