What is AutoTrader?

Introduction

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This product is now only suited for NOW, NEST & ODIN platforms. Please use next generation AutoTrader Web.

Part-I

  • A software built primarily for retail traders & sub-brokers to automate their trading related tasks
    • Automated Trading via (AmiBroker, MetaTrader, Excel or Any Custom Trading Application)
    • Placing orders in bulk (single/multiple clients)
    • Retrieving live market data (price, volume, open interest etc.) & portfolio details like (orders, positions, margin etc.)

Part-II

  • A broker independent automated trading API, similar to the APIs provided by stock brokers
  • Makes your trading setup completely broker independent
  • You can switch to trading platform of different broker with a single setting change
  • No need to purchase APIs from brokers
  • Useful for users having programming knowledge
  • Can be used from AmiBroker, MetaTrader, Excel or any custom trading application
  • Many users find it more stable than Broker’s APIs

Part-III

  • Middleman between your analysis software & trading terminal
  • AutoTrader provides you live market data (price, volume, open interest) & live portfolio snapshot (orders, margin/funds, positions)
  • Analysis software can use these details & your trading logic (strategy) to come with various actions like (place/modify/cancel order, square-off position etc.)
  • Analysis software just need to send these actions to AutoTrader & it will execute them

Purpose

  • Many software firms take advantage of their technical skills to benefit from stock markets
  • We want to give retail traders an edge in Automated Trading
  • Build a automation software that is:
    • Independent of brokers
    • Easily connect to any analysis software
    • Robust & reliable
    • Affordable

Future

  • AutoTrader
    • Support for more Trading Platforms (Stock Brokers)
    • Support for multiple clients
  • Large scale automated trading systems for Portfolio Manager, HNIs & Retail clients
  • Cloud based automated trading solutions

References

Developer (About Me)

  • AutoTrader has been built by Pritesh Mhatre
  • 10+ years of experience in developing financial software
  • 3+ years in Morgan Stanley Portfolio Risk Management systems
  • 4+ years building large scale algorithmic trading systems
  • Started stocksdeveloper.in in 2017 to help retail clients enter into algorithmic trading

After spending more than 12 years developing Financial Software, I took a break from my career to start my own algorithmic trading setup. This new journey started well and along with my own proprietary trading systems, I also started building automation systems for retail traders, fund managers and HNIs. I was employed with firms like Morgan Stanley, HSBC & SunGard. I work on various technologies, but my strengths are building server side cloud based algorithmic trading systems built primarily using Java programming language. Apart from all of this, I am a big fan of Formula 1 racing :-)

10 thoughts on “What is AutoTrader?”
  • Nitesh Parikh says:

    Hello sir. I am Nitesh Parikh from Pune. I want to understand Algo trading & I also want to use the auto-trader. Please guide me for algo-trading. Me & my friend both are currently using NEST for trading. We both want to be algo trader.

    February 18, 2019 at 5:55 am
    • Admin says:

      Please go through the Help option in AutoTrader menu; you will find many useful links.

      February 18, 2019 at 2:00 pm
  • Sunita says:

    How can you shift Auto Trader license from one system to another?

    September 4, 2019 at 9:46 am
    • Admin says:

      Send an email to support.

      September 29, 2019 at 6:56 am
  • shashank says:

    Do i need to purchase api from the broker?

    November 8, 2019 at 1:09 pm
    • Admin says:

      There is no need to purchase any separate API subscription from stock broker.

      November 8, 2019 at 1:11 pm
  • palpandi m says:

    Hi, sir i was tested by Excel sheet its not working.. can you help me?

    December 21, 2019 at 3:51 am
    • Admin says:

      Send error details to support

      December 25, 2019 at 11:32 am
  • Karan says:

    If u have such a great knowledge and systems why don’t u trade and become billionare…..Why do u sell. ….u can start managing funds also

    December 26, 2020 at 2:03 am
    • Pritesh says:

      We do trade but those are our proprietary systems, not for public. We are not into finance as such & most of our trading is driven by data analysis. We do have very strong knowledge of technology and trading systems. However any experienced person can tell you that knowing how the market works is not sufficient to make money; for that you need to be able to predict the price movements.

      December 26, 2020 at 12:50 pm

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