CyberTrader, today announced details of the latest version of its popular CyberTrader Pro trading platform, complete with enhanced options trading functionality, more sophisticated charting and research capabilities, 'Live Help' via instant messaging, and even the ability to take a virtual tour of the software.
CyberTrader, is the wholly owned direct access brokerage subsidiary of The Charles Schwab Corporation (Nasdaq: SCHW - News).
"We've taken everything that we learned about trading technology, usability and exceeding the needs of clients over the past decade and packaged it into what we believe is the best value and most comprehensive offering in the market today," said Vincent Phillips, chief executive of CyberTrader.
The modified CyberTrader Pro platform boasts improved options capabilities including:
- integrated dividend yields - automatically provided in real-time to options pricing models and watch lists
- Trade pennies - ability to place orders on options in penny increments
The CyberTrader Pro enhanced charting package enables users to launch a visual, floating menu to help build charts quicker and easier and dock it anywhere on their trading platform. In addition, the integrated Streaming News tab has new titles for sections to match the headlines of today including. 'Breaking News' and 'Recent Stories'.
"CyberTrader has been a key player in the active trading industry since the very beginning, and, as such, our clients expect us to lead the way and deliver a fully integrated, flexible platform for equities, options and futures trading combined with the highest quality support, education and research - at a competitive price point," said Trey Robinson, Director, Sales, Marketing & Business Development at CyberTrader.
Additional enhancements include auto save, custom layouts, and printing upgrades which allow the user to configure and print charts in landscape or portrait format, as well as scale images and add headers and footers. Users can also customize their display of account balances with CyberTrader Pro's updated Balance Bar. The new tool can be moved and docked anywhere on the trading screen, giving users quick, convenient access to pertinent information such as profitability, margin risk, buying power, alerts and commissions.
"Today's CyberTrader Pro is perfectly balanced - powerful enough for the most sophisticated trader to execute complex trades, yet easy to use so that clients can perform even the most common trading tasks," added Robinson.