From trading platforms like Thinkorswim?
You are in the right place!
RTD.DB acts as a client for RTD and DDE servers like Microsoft Excel but saves the data into databases.
You may configure data sources, destination tables, and Excel-like formulas to get the required data.
Then just start a trading platform, start RTD.DB, and click the Start button.
RTD.DB is a windows application that is running during trading hours.
It loads configuration from a database, configures watch lists in trading platforms, and updates databases with incoming data.
You may monitor active tables, rows, topics, and other technical parameters.
RTD.DB may update several tables using the same data. For example: 15-minutes, EOD, last quotes, and tick history.
Option data are the most expensive on the market.
Moreover, the data contain only basic fields.
You may create history using data from your trading platform.
For example, thinkDesktop has a lot of fields for options.
And this data set can be extended via thinkScript!
|Thinkorswim Option Fields:|
RTD.DB includes several preconfigured databases and trading platforms.
You may install databases in a couple of minutes.
Also, you may use templates to customize the application for your trading or analytical platform.
Microsoft SQL Server
|Number of updated tickers||10||1000||2000||Unlimited|
|Custom name instances||x||x||x||✓|
You may try the product during 15 days for free.
If you are just starting, you may use the free edition.