X_TRADER® API and RTD Server
Create custom strategies
The XTAPI allows you to extend your X_TRADER Pro environment with custom trading strategies and decision-making applications. With XTAPI, you can capture split-second opportunities and respond to changing market conditions that would outpace manual actions. You can monitor and react to dozens of markets simultaneously without the need for additional servers, hardware or data circuits. Use XTAPI to integrate your proprietary automated trading strategies while taking advantage of the flexible X_TRADER tools, including market depth ladders, consolidated pre- and post-trade risk management, position keeping, customer and order defaults and more. XTAPI allows you to harness the power of automated trading thorough TT’s robust and feature-rich API.
Build Robust Applications with the Industry-Leading API
XTAPI is used by trading firms worldwide for its robustness, flexibility and comprehensive developer support program. Rest assured that your proprietary strategies will execute as designed, when split-seconds matter most, leveraging XTAPI’s unrivaled performance, resiliency and advanced functionality.
Consistent Interface Across Dozens of Exchanges
With XTAPI, there is no need to redesign your application to trade new exchanges and markets. Applications developed using XTAPI can be applied to new exchanges without time-consuming modifications. Apply your strategies consistently and effectively to markets worldwide, while enjoying the resiliency and performance of the underlying TT platform.
Import Real-Time Data into Excel® spreadsheets
XTAPI features a Microsoft Real-Time Data (RTD) server that enables you to import real-time prices, orders and fills directly into Excel spreadsheets, allowing you to customize your X_TRADER Pro environment without complex programming. Whether you are a sophisticated developer wishing to use the advanced programming features of the API, or a less complex user looking to simply import live prices, orders and fills into your spreadsheet models without programming, XTAPI delivers the power and flexibility you need to build your custom edge.