Futures and Options Trading Platforms

Futures and Options Trading Platforms


We are an independent IB with multiple clearing arrangements, thus we can offer most futures and options platforms available.  If you don't see what you are looking for, just ask!


DeCarley Trading and Zaner Group have worked hard to ensure our clients have access to one of the most sophisticated array of futures, options and FOREX platforms in the industry.  Whether you are looking for simple order entry, or complex analysis and charting...we have something for you.  However, with choice often comes confusion; please contact us at 1-866-790-TRADE(8723) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to simplify your search for the ultimate trading tool.

CQG Desktop

CQG Desktop is a simplified CQG product capable of executing futures and options on futures trades, as well as analyzing and charting commodity markets. 

Web-based platform (Mac Compatible) with a mobile application.CQG Desktop Futures and Options on Futures Trading Platform

Cost: $25 per month plus 25 cents per trade.

CQG Desktop is the next generation of trading and data visualization from the original data and analytics expert you've trusted for more than 35 years. CQG Desktop offers trading, market data, charting, and analytics all in one easy-to-use product that can be customized to meet your trading needs.

The new web-based technology doesn't require any software to download so it's easier than ever to access the markets with CQG. Popular features from other CQG products have been built into CQG Desktop, making it an easy switch from CQG Trader for customers looking to take advantage of charts and better graphics, including heat maps, account monitors, and more.

Leveraging HTML5 as the framework, CQG Desktop offers more options for customization, including the ability to white label and/or integrate with other applications for maximum control over accounts, risk management, and customer experience. Embed CQG Desktop within your website, customer portal, third-party news or data application, and more. We're giving you the tools to leverage our global market coverage while still using the systems you want.

Key Futures and Options Trading Features

  • Charts and analytics
  • Hybrid Order Ticket (HOT)
  • Quote boards, Quote SpreadSheet, heatmaps
  • Orders and Positions
  • RSS news



Orion Multi-Trader

Orion MT's advanced charts feature a wide range of popular technical indicators, trading from the charts as well as the ability to launch strategies. Via the SuperDOM, Orion allows you to manage all your trades without losing focus on the markets. You can also launch complex strategy trading with a single click. This multi-asset trading platform also offers cutting-edge systems trading modules. Design your own strategy. No programming required.

Orion MT is a powerful multi-asset trading platform with a rich set of features including:Orion Multi-Asset Trading Platform with Futures and Options on Futures

  • Advanced Charting
  • Powerful Depth of Market Trading
  • Real-Time Streaming Quotes with Smart Alerts
  • Comprehensive Reports
  • Customizable Workspaces
  • Global Economic Calendar
  • Trade Futures, Futures Options

Advanced Subscriptions offer the following features:

  • Advanced Option Analytics
  • Advanced Strategy Trading
  • Specialized Charts
  • Mobile Access
  • Premium Systems

And more...




TradingView Trading Platform and Social Network for Traders

Web-Based Futures Platform (no options trading)TradingView Futures Platform and Social Network for Traders

Mac compatible

Cost: $10 per month plus 10 cents per trade for CQG connection

TradingView is a web service trading and charting platform, which also serves as a social network for traders to share ideas.  TradingView is available via a limited free version, or a paid subscription which offers access to multiple technical indicators, charting tools, and other premium trading features. 

This trading platform offers easy and intuitive futures market access for beginning commodity traders but is powerful enough for advanced chartists.  Further, TradingView has all of the tools you need to share your trading ideas and collaborate with other traders.

This trading platform can be used to trade futures and FOREX with DeCarley Trading; although the platform offers stock trading such products would need to be traded via a stock brokerage. You can connect multiple live brokerage accounts to the TradingView platform making it possible to use a traditional stock brokerage for stock trading and a futures brokerage for futures trading within the same platform.
DeCarley clients would connect to TradingView via the CQG server at a cost of $10 per month and 10 cents per trade (in addition to the cost of a TradingView subscription should traders opt for an upgraded plan).

*This platform does NOT offer options trading, it is futures only.  Clients may use the Zaner360 for options trading while simultaneously using TradingView for futures trades.  This can be done within a single trading account.


iBroker Web-Based Futures and Options Trading Platform

iBroker WebWeb-based commodity futures and options trading platform iBroker

Compatible on all devices, including MACs.

Markets: Futures and Options

Cost: No monthly fee, surcharge of 25 cents per trade

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This web-based trading platform is a low-cost and convenient solution to traders of all sizes and types. The iBroker web offers traders an extremely user-friendly experience and the ability to log in from any computer without the necessity of a download! It also enables those using MAC computers to access and trade their accounts normally without the need for Parallels, or similar software.

If you are looking for a simple user interface to trade commodity options and futures or would like to be able to trade on the go, we highly recommend that you give this platform a look. The web platform and the Zaner360 can be used simultaneously.  This platform also offers mobile access via the iBroker app.

Features of this web accessible futures and options trading platform include, but are no limited to:

  1. Real time quotes on futures and options.
  2. Simple and clear option chain viewing.
  3. Point and click futures and options order placement.
  4. Depth of market data display (DOM panel).
  5. See open positions on the futures chart.
  6. Search, browse, and sort futures and options contract by name (no symbol knowledge necessary).
  7. Fully customizable real-time futures charts with technical indicators and drawing tools such as Fibonacci and the Gann fan.
  8. Easily create convenient "Watch Lists" to monitor the futures and options markets.
  9. Quick access to 'Last Viewed' futures and options contracts.
  10. One-click reverse position, close position, close all positions.
  11. Setup default order settings per contract.
  12. Fractional quotes support (view Treasury and grain futures in terms of their fraction value, not decimal).

Futures and options web application trading platform








CQG Q-Trader Futures and Options Trading Platform

CQG Q-Trader Futures and Options Trading Platform

 This platform is $40 per month, plus .25 cents per trade.  Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for FREE a trial!



  • State-of-the-art charting and analytics

  • Portfolio and Instrument Monitors offering the broadest technical view of the markets

  • Efficient and easy-to-use order routing tools, including trading right from the chart

  • Spreadsheet trader, which offers the ability to track and trade a wide collection of markets

  • All popular order types, including market, limit, stop, stop limit, iceberg, trailing, DOM-triggered, and algorithmic orders

  • Orders that will automatically follow the study values on a chart

  • Ability to pull real-time market and study values into Excel® using the RTD syntax

  • Multiple trade execution interfaces in one comprehensive solution



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