Why trade on cTrader?
- Next-generation trading technology
- Low latency, fast execution trading
- Highly intuitive and easy to use interface
- Advanced order types with depth of market view
- Powerful charting tools including Range,Renko,and Tick bars available
- Automated trading using the widely available C sharp coding language
- Free open API and FIX API
- Access to the cTrader store with thousands of indicators and script
- Supported in 14 languages
- Available on Desktop, web, iOS, and Android
The full experience
cTrader’s features reflects on its status as a next-generation platform. Traders get access to very advanced charts with the ability to create Renko, Range, and Tick bars as well as powerful automation tools on C# and advanced order entries with the ability to control fills and view depth of market.
Thousands of scripts, systems and indicators at your fingertips, created by enthusiasts and expert developers. Whatever you are looking for to assist in your trading, the cTrader store has it and if not, someone is always ready to help.
CFI’s cTrader delivers the same trading experience that the company is known for. This means ultra-competitive conditions including zero commissions, spreads from zero pips and a lightning-quick execution supported by very minimal latency.
cTrader Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
After you open an account, you will receive an email with a unique ID and password as well as the link to download. All you need to do is download the platform and log in.
cTrader offers a large, built-in library of videos on how to use the platform. They can be found under “Help” in the menu at the top-left corner.
Simply open the chart and right click. Click on “Create New Order”. From here, you can place a variety of order types including market, limit, and stop orders.
The time zone can be changed from the bottom right corner of cTrader.
You can find your history under the “History” tab in the “Trade Watch” window. You can also save your history by clicking on the “Statement” button found in the upper right of the “History” tab.
cTrader allows you to program your own strategies, indicators and scripts using C#. Furthermore, it allows you to run your automated strategy using “cTrader Automate”, available on the desktop version of the platform.
While the platform does not require an overly fast connection, the changing prices and constantly dynamic markets require a fast enough internet connection to make sure that you are seeing the latest prices in real-time and as they are happening.
Both platforms offer a wide range of features that cater to different types of traders. It comes down to preference. Some traders may like the simplicity of MetaTrader 5 or have been using it for some time while others may like the advanced charting capabilities of cTrader or have tried it and enjoyed using it. Both platforms deliver a top-notch trading experience.