Australian (ASX) Stock Market Forum


  1. K

    Stock Scanner and Trading Platform for FTSE

    Hi, I'm new to the site and Day Trading, so wondering if someone with the expertise could help me. I'm looking for the best Stock Scanner and Trading Platform to be used from Australia on the FTSE for Intra Day Trading? (or one platform for both) For the Stock Scanner I'm looking for one that...
  2. R

    The 5 Characteristics of A Platform that Determine its Network Effect

    Network Effect is one of the seven moats of quality companies. Platforms—Facebook, Netflix, Uber, Spotify, Tencent, Meituan-Dianping, etc—have come to dominate the economy and the stock market over the past decade. Most of these platforms garner a rich market valuation because they possess a...
  3. V

    Charting Platform with Saxo Bank

    Hey All... New here so a big hello and thanks for viewing. I've landed on SB as broker much due to the commissions and min amounts / leverage for CFD. Their platform is decent however, it does not allow for a custom time frame of 2 min chart and only has options of 1 min and 5 min. After...
  4. L

    Moving from Forex to Stocks, what platform and broker do you guys use?

    Hello everyone. First post here, please be gentle :) I've been trading Forex with great success and I want to try aussie stocks. I use icmarkets and mt4 (now using cTrader, best platform i've seen) but I couldn't find a good platform to trade aussie stocks. has reasonable platform...
  5. blaze182

    Investment Platform

    Hi, I'm not sure how to frame this question so I'll try to explain - many people will understand what I'm trying to ask. I want to invest, not trade. Which brokers offers access to major international exchanges, that I can buy/sell/control positions online? (Dont need data/info/analysis)...
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    Recommend your online broker

    Hi, I'm new to this forum and have a question for you all: I'm living in NZ but actively invest on the ASX through ASB Securities, but as I'm sure you all know - ASB isn't exactly cheap (AU$30 per trade!). I've been looking at E*Trade, Commsec, OpenMarkets and some others. Are any of...
  7. P

    What's a good platform to buy international shares?

    Hi All, I currently use NAB for ASX purchases but I am looking at buying some international shares as well. can any one suggest a platform apart from commsec... Cheers JP
  8. ftw129

    ThinkOrSwim closing all Australian accounts: Where to now?

    Hello out there! Hopefully this message finds some Aussie Options traders that have been using ThinkOrSwim to trade U.S Options "Don Kaufman" style? Those of you that do will know by now that TD Ameritrade have made the decision to discontinue all Australian operations and our accounts...