thinkorswim by TD Ameritrade, founded in 1999 and headquartered in Chicago, is a leading online brokerage company specializing in options.
The company supports retail and institutional traders through its own trading platforms which are widely recognized as the industry’s best for execution, professional analytics and real-time position management.thinkorswim has revolutionized the option industry by teaching and executing complex, non-directional option strategies with single-click functionality that has now become the industry standard. thinkorswim continues to evolve the financial marketplaces by delivering products that benefit the customer whether they are hedging, speculating or enhancing returns.
Several thousand users are simultaneously served by the system daily, with the total number of the registered users exceeding tens of thousands. Users can view financial instruments (shares, indexes, futures and options) changes in real time as the system processes over 250,000 new quotes per second and thus provides information on any change on stock and options markets.
Monthly system trading volume is up to several million option contracts and 20 million shares with the total cost of over 50 billion dollars. During regular trading hours up to 250 thousand orders are processed.
Devexperts has developed the thinkorswim trading platform for futures, options and stock online trading mostly for retail traders.
Devexperts specialists developed the thinkpipes trading platform for professional stock market traders. The professional stock market characteristics are: huge trading volumes, high concentration of funds and transactions on user accounts, and some other specific marketing support requirements.
Devexperts has also developed thinklink trading platform, designed for professional stock market traders, and featuring the means for stock trading of large volumes. The main application goal is to provide means for operating on the stock market, by both orders redirection to the related stock boards and distribution of the major transactions across the number of stock boards.