CoolTrade API Partner Program

Whether you're a commercial software developer, automated trader, individual investor, or black-box quant developer, you can connect directly to your CoolTrade Robotic Trader through our powerful Application Programming Interface (API). The CoolTrade API allows developers to enable their own programs to connect and interact with the CoolTrade Robotic Trader. The CoolTrade API works for all clients who have CoolTrade accounts.

CoolTrade works closely with developers who use the API.

CoolTrade provides 2 API methods (DDE or HTTP). CoolTrade's API features include:

  • The ability to control the CoolTrade Robotic Trader from any computer with internet access via the HTTP API.
  • The ability to control the CoolTrade Robotic Trader from the same computer via DDE.
  • Trading - Submitting orders.
  • Watch List - Adding and removing symbols.
  • Indicators - Sending custom intraday indicator data.
  • Account information - Balances, positions, transactions
  • Sample programs provided for easy integration through multiple programming environments - C#, Excel, HTTP, VB6, VB.NET.
  • Comprehensive documentation - Complete description and clear documentation available.
  • Outstanding client support - API specialists available to fully support your technical questions.
Quick Start Sample Programs
Sample ASP download VB6.0
HTTP Sample
DDE Sample
HTTP Sample
DDE Sample
HTTP Sample
Excel DDE
DDE Sample

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CoolTrade API Partners

  Interactive Brokers

Interactive Brokers provides direct access trade execution and clearing services to individuals, advisors, institutions, and brokers at deep discount commissions. Our premier technology allows customers to trade stocks, options, futures, forex, and bonds on 60 markets worldwide from a single IB Universal account, at best execution prices. Interactive Brokers Group and its affiliates are ranked 16th largest US securities firm by Institutional Investor, execute 22% of North American options, and currently hold in excess of $2.5 billion in equity capital.

MB Trading is a direct access brokerage firm that develops and markets sophisticated yet simple direct access trading technology to online investors. Accepted in the industry as the future of online brokerage, Direct Access Technology allows investors to bypass the middleman and trade directly to the NASDAQ, NYSE and AMEX markets.

When investing with TD AMERITRADE, you'll find state-of-the-art tools, outstanding personal service, affordable pricing and innovative technology. As an independent investor, you know where you want to go. TD AMERITRADE is committed to helping you get there by empowering your path to pursue your goals.

TD AMERITRADE is a trademark jointly owned by TD AMERITRADE IP Company, Inc. and The Toronto-Dominion Bank.
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