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Q-TRADE is a full automation suite of tools for the quantitative investment funds. The functionality includes: 

  • market data management

  • back-testing, paper trading, live trading

  • signals generation, strategy parameterization and management

  • order management and account administration

  • reporting, performance calculation and attribution

Every process can be fully automated and customized to suit specific requirements and

processes. Through a system of APIs Q-TRADE can automate the workflow of different

existing software packages, control their operation and build real time audit trails.

Key Features

With Q-TRADE the trading lifecycle is fully customized and automated  through the scheduler, which:

  • integrates jobs written in different technologies into a single workflow

  • allows for complex workflows and dependencies

  • has a powerful e-mail/SMS/IM notification service

  • flexible datamodel that includes custom tags, custom fields and tables

Key Benefits

Q-TRADE enhances the benefits of your current technology and doesn't force users to go through expensive upgrade programs: users can continue to use their existing technology and processes, the disruption is kept to a minimum.

  • You write the models, in your language, using your preferred environment. Q-TRADE supports Matlab, R, Java, .NET, Excel, CQG, IB, CRB and more
  • Define your processes (research, strategy deployment, trading and back and middle-office)


  • glues everything together
  • automates your processes and schedules trade cycles
  • lets you access all your data, both in research and in your live models
  • provides you with a standardized interface to exchanges, brokers, and data vendors

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