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The Trader Workstation (TWS) is our full-featured Java-based trading and order management application. The TWS demo mirrors the production version in both form and function, except that market data is simulated based on the previous week's ticks, and orders are not actually executed and cleared.
For additional information about Trader Workstation, click here.
IB WebTrader Demo is a HTML-based trading application designed for use behind a firewall and for users who may not need the full-featured sophistication of the TWS. Currently, IB WebTrader includes only limited functionality to support multi-client account structures such as advisors. The IB WebTrader demo mirrors the production version of IB WebTrader except that market data is simulated based on the previous week's ticks and orders are not actually executed and cleared.
For additional information about IB WebTrader, click here.
The Probability Lab SM offers a practical way to think about options without the complicated mathematics. Use the Probability Lab to analyze the market's probability distribution, which shows what the market believes are the chances that certain outcomes will occur. Adjust based on your own forecast.
For additional information about the Probability lab, click here.