The webIRESS plus trading platform is the newest product to be released by Australian financial markets software giant, IRESS market technology. WebIRESS plus allows retail online traders the ability to take full advantage of the flexibility and speed offered by IOS plus from the comfort of their home or office.
Unlike the traditional IOS classic powering conventional webIRESS, IOS plus provides users with the flexibility of being able to utilize advanced web services technology in their automated trading strategies. webIRESS plus users are now able to build trading algorithms without having to install and run the IRESS desktop application saving time and money. Being server based the web services technology also provides significant redundancy advantages.
IOS plus has significant speed advantages over predecessor with order transmission speeds being improved by a whopping 150%, this means webIRESS plus users will be able to transmit orders to the market at speeds not previously available to retail clients in Australia. Faster execution translates into more trading opportunities.
The old webIRESS has also had a makeover with webIRESS plus utilising the lasted in Java technology giving the front end interface a smooth visual appearance reminiscent of windows 7. Combined with an improved visual appearance webIRESS plus offers users advanced order types including being able to create multi legged contingent orders.
Currently webIRESS plus is only being used for CFD trading, this is primarily because of the low latency order transmission times demanded by CFD traders. It is expected that webIRESS will shortly be adapted for online share and options trading also.
At present webIRESS plus is only being offered by CFD provider International Capital Markets (IC Markets), this is primarily due to customer demand for low latency CFD trading and the company’s drive to stay at the forefront of trading technology. It is expected that other CFD providers currently offering webIRESS will soon recognise the significant benefits of webIRESS plus add this revolutionary trading platform to their arsenal.
When choosing a CFD provider you should consider the platform being offered whether it will give you an edge in your trading. If you are a day trader or scalper you should definitely consider the webIRESS plus as it will give you a significant speed advantage over all other platforms in the market allowing you to take advantage of fast moving markets and rapid match price changes in the opening and closing market phases. IRESS has once again set a new benchmark for high speed low latency trading in Australia.
To find out more about CFD trading on the webIRESS plus platform you can download our free CFD Guide.