TradingView, an online charting tool and a trading platform in one, said over the weekend it will shortly replace its platform with a new version that features a more mobile-friendly interface. Currently, the new version is used by more than 30% of the TradingView community.
The new version has a responsive tile design that fits well on screens of mobile phones and tablets. Moreover, users can turn on or off the display on the platform’s home page of several new tools, such as news, market summary, market movers, and an economic calendar, among others.
In addition, the updated version of the platform i9s faster and better looking, TradingView said.
TradingView is a web-based platform that uses that uses HTML5-based charts. In May 2016, the platform started offering live trading in forex and contracts for difference (CFDs), with Forex Capital Markets, or FXCM, being the first supported broker. Since recently, the platform also offers trading in stocks via US equities broker DriveWealth. In addition, the platform started beta testing trading through Canada-based forex broker Oanda.
TradingView provides free access to data about a wide range of trading instruments, among which forex, Bitcoin, stocks, futures, all major indices, and CFDs. It features customizable charts, basic and advanced ones alike, as well as more than 50 drawing tools that can be used for understanding and analyzing the financial markets. Its charts work on all browsers and operating systems.