Product Review: NinjaTrader 8, Part 1 by Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan
1422 Delgany Street, Suite 400
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 312 262-1289
Fax: 312 329-9888
Requirements: Minimum requirements are Windows Vista (SP2) w/platform update, Windows 7, 8, or 10, Windows Server 2008 w/platform update, Windows Server 2008 R2 or later; 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit or 64-bit processor; 2 GB RAM; Microsoft. NET Framework 4.5; screen resolution of 1024x768; DirectX10 compatible graphics card.
Product: Trading platform for active equity, futures, and forex traders.
Price: Always free use for advanced charting, strategy backtesting, and strategy simulation. For live trading in your brokerage account, purchase it for $999 (or four monthly payments of $299); lease it for $600 annually, $330 semi-annually, or $180 quarterly; free through a NinjaTrader brokerage account.
NinjaTrader has a dedicated following and for good reason. It is broker independent, the price is attractive, it supports a lot of datafeeds, and it’s easy to use. For the benefit of its dedicated followers, NinjaTrader’s new release NinjaTrader 8 (NT8) is an evolution of the previous generation. It looks similar to the previous version, which means you don’t have to invest a lot of time to learn about its new features, but the technology used to develop it is more powerful than in the previous version, and this is something you’ll notice once you start using the product ...