Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Trading

May 12, 2014

Everything you need to know about…

Mobile Trading

The mobile revolution isn’t coming – it’s already here. And with it has come the need for people to be able to access whatever they want, wherever they are. In the trading world, developers have responded to this demand by creating all sorts of mobile trading apps to let you trade on-the-go.

While mobile trading is typically a simplified version of anything you’ll find on a desktop platform – mobiles simply don’t have the luxury of large screens or permanent network connections – it still offers some dynamic user experiences, not to mention a level of convenience which more than makes up for any downsides.

So from iPhone to Android to tablet, there are options for whatever device you prefer to trade on. The following links take you through some of the key features of mobile trading; the pros and cons, why to consider it, some of the best trading apps to use, what to beware of and more.

Please note: While we consider the following information to be useful as a general guide, Vantage FX cannot guarantee the ongoing accuracy of third party content.

1. Mobile Trading 101

Mobile trading may have come a long way since this article was first written, but it still gives a good rundown of what it’s all about.

 

2. 5 best apps for active traders

There are thousands of apps available – some good, some not so good. Here are five that should prove useful.

 

3. Best support apps for traders

This site covers 10 different support apps for traders including ideal browsers, security tools, note taking tools and trader specific tools.

 

4. Security Pros & Cons

This article from Bloomberg summarises two arguments debating the security of mobile phone trading.

 

5. Is mobile trading bad for you?

Some potential dangers of mobile trading and suggestions to help you trade sensibly on your mobile.

 
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