Charlotte, North Carolina – May 27, 2015 — Tradier Brokerage, Inc., the leading cloud-based financial services brokerage firm, has announced integration of QuantConnect to its API as a part of its strategy to democratize access to algorithmic trading. The relationship will enable seamless access for the users of QuantConnect’s web-based algorithm trading offering to connect to streaming data and execute trades directly from the platform using the Tradier Brokerage API.
"Enabling Quant platforms have been a key part of the Tradier strategy. We are excited that QuantConnect has chosen to build on Tradier. We are humbled to be collaborating with innovative products like QuantConnect to serve the Quant community," said Craig Russell, Chief Evangelist and SVP of Product at Tradier. "We are excited to welcome QuantConnect and its passionate user base as Tradier continues to focus on this Trader segment."
"This integration allows anyone to develop, test and execute trading algorithms. Through our relationship with Tradier Brokerage we are able to pursue our mission to empower all investors with automated trading capabilities. With this new integration, we are executing on our vision of providing open access to algorithmic trading," said QuantConnect CEO Jared Broad. "Tradier shares our vision of openness, and we’re excited to continue to be able to collaborate with the Tradier technology teams."
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Tradier, Inc. is a cloud-based financial services provider and brokerage API company that offers a groundbreaking platform to serve Platform Providers, Advisors, Developers and Individual Investors. Tradier delivers an innovative set of fully hosted API's, modules and "out of the box" tools that are leveraged by a growing list of providers seeking to create innovative trading and investing experiences.
Created by developers, Tradier is a technology linchpin that works with organizations that want to democratize access to data, trade execution, low cost trading and market connectivity through cloud access. In addition, Tradier's APIs empowers third-party developers to build applications such as algorithmic and robotic trading systems.
The Tradier solution features REST-based and Streaming APIs, and turnkey tools that deliver speed, choice and simplicity – all on a secure platform.