Backup your trades
Backup strategy for trading
Alternatives to tape
ShareWatch is a tool that keeps you up to date with your shares and derivatives. It consists of server and client parts:
- ShareWatch server - constantly polls your share price provider, and provides a soap interface for ShareWatch clients.
- The ShareWatch client - is a lightweight ticker and HTML window which polls the ShareWatch server for prices.
ShareWatch is currently
- Currently works for the NASDAQ, AMEX and Australian markets:
Anyone out there wants to add a module to fetch data for other markets is most welcome to do so. :)
- quotes.nasdaq-amex.com is used to obtain stocks from the NASDAQ and AMEX markets;
- telstra.com is used to obtain quotes from the ASX.
- The client application currently only presents the share prices. It will be enhanced to include real-time portfolio valuation to aid in trading decisions.
- Other client applications will be developed. For example, an alert service will be written and integrated into the Python Messaging Service, another project of mine.