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Tools & Platforms

Web Platform

Web Platform

All the tools any level of investor needs to:

  • Access independent third-party research, educational resources, and planning tools
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest financial news from Yahoo! Finance in the customizable Dock
  • Track social sentiment and volume with social signals, a one of a kind trading resource that pulls insights from Twitter
Web Platform
thinkorswim

thinkorswim

A professional-level trading platform for serious traders looking for:

  • Elite level tools to perform analyses and test strategies
  • Idea generation with market scans and ability to monitor potential risk/reward
  • Onboarding tools like thinkManual and platform tutorials to get started quickly
thinkorswim
TD Ameritrade is the leader in mobile trading** with powerful offerings for investors and traders.

Mobile Trading

TD Ameritrade is the leader in mobile trading** with powerful mobile offerings for investors and traders that want:

  • A choice of device-optimized mobile apps, now including Apple Watch™
  • The ability to manage investments, seize opportunities, and more
Mobile Trading

Giving you more value in more ways

TD Ameritrade E*Trade Fidelity Schwab
Free access to all trading platforms Yes Yes Requires 36 trades per year Yes
Free access to real-time streaming quotes and level II quotes on all platforms for non-professionals Yes Streaming quotes only - conditions apply Yes Platform conditions apply
Live help via in-app chat Yes No No No
Ability to make options, futures and forex trades via mobile app Yes Options and futures only Options only Yes, via OptionsXpress
Create pre-defined covered call strategies that automatically roll forward# Yes No No No
Ability to access, search and chart 400,000+ economic indicators straight from the Fed*** Yes No No No
Access to practice trading platform using historical and current market data Yes No No Yes
Access to social sentiment tools to measure social media trends with charting indicators Yes No Yes No

Metric data as of March 6, 2019

Our platforms don’t just put power in your hands, they amplify it. See how technology can help you unlock your inner trader by finding the trading platform that’s right for you.

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