CTS T4 Desktop


T4 Desktop is the premier platform of the T4 Suite of trading products. T4 Desktop has all the functionality that a professional trader demands while still remaining user friendly for the retail trader. Full functionality and customization allow all users to create a trading screen that perfectly fits their own trading style.

With real-time quotes, one-click trading, multiple order types, a built in charting package, real-time news and economic indicator feeds, professional options and much more, T4 will satisfy the scalper, position trader, or executing broker.

CTS maintain their own exchange connectivity and the equipment necessary to operate the CTS network at multiple data centers. Hosting allows CTS to control and maintain a robust, fast, and reliable network that meets all of a trader’s requirements and more. This stable and efficient network is the foundation for a state-of-the-art front end, enabling it to be the front runner among futures trading platforms.



Key Features

T4 Desktop offers all the basic standard functionality any professional trader needs, along with many enhanced features. The system offers:

  • Real-time quotes
  • Real-time P&L and Position Updates
  • Customize fonts, colors, and sounds
  • A charting package built directly into the front-end. Includes various studies and overlays. Real-time news and economic indicator feeds provided by an industry leading news service
  • Dual-layout capability
  • Switch between contract markets with a single click
  • One-click and keyboard order entry
  • Multiple Quote Boards and Order Books
  • Accessibility to all the available exchanges at no additional cost
  • An expansive list of order types, including Market Orders, Limits, Stops, Stop-Limits, Trailing Stops, MITs, GTCs, OCOs, and Auto OCOs
  • Advanced order types like market mode activation, time activation, price activation, icebergs and queued orders
  • Between sessions, day orders clear out; GTC’s and open positions rollover
  • No maintenance period during the trading week; T4 is available while markets are trading
  • To see additional features, or to learn more about T4 Desktop, view our movie tutorials or read our user guide


With T4 Desktop, you can trade from anywhere. Whether you are at home, in your office, or on the road, when you trade with T4 Destkop, all you need is access to the internet and a computer and you are ready to trade. T4 Desktop can be hard-wired to your firm’s network or can easily be used at home via your home internet connection.


Create your own customized functionality or your own black box system using T4’s available open API.

Version Features

See the functionality available in each version of T4 here or check out our training videos: http://www.youtube.com/user/CTSFutures

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