~~~ Docs & Support ~~~

 

Documentation
Online Tutorial - Brief introduction to the C language with strategy examples.
Online Manual - Detailed description of current and upcoming Zorro features.
List of Functions - Zorro functions by category.
List of Bugs - All bugs found in any Zorro version.
Migration - Converting code from other platforms to Zorro.
Trading FAQ - Basic questions about Zorro and financial trading.

 

Support Sources
User Community - Exchange ideas and get help from other Zorro users.
Support Ticket Subscription - Technical support by email, 35 EUR/month.
Support FAQ - Most frequently asked support questions.
Troubleshooting - How to avoid, find, and fix bugs in your scripts.
The Black Book of Financial Hacking - Comprehensive introduction to algorithmic trading.
Das schwarze Börsenhackerbuch - Einführung in das algorithmische Traden mit Zorro.
Algo Bootcamp - Develop strategies with Zorro, Python, and R. Robot Wealth membership.

 

Other Sources
The Financial Hacker - Blog about algorithmic trading research and experiments.
Robot Wealth Blog - Another great source for system development with Zorro.
List of Pages & Books - Selection of useful websites and books on algorithmic trading.

 

Services
Script Development - Problems coding your strategy? We take over. Please contact info(at)opgroup.de for details.
Zorro Installation - We install a ready-to-trade system on your VPS by remote access. Contact us for details.
Data Conversion - We convert your CSV or JSON historical data to any Zorro format, script included.
Engine Licenses - We license the Zorro engine for trading software development. Please contact us for details. 

 

 

 ~~~ Features Comparison Table ~~~
 

Zorro
Zorro S **
TradeStation
MultiCharts™
MetaTrader™
First release
Zorro
2013
Zorro S **
2014
TradeStation
1991
MultiCharts™
2005
MetaTrader™
2002
Manual trading
Zorro
-
Zorro S **
-
TradeStation
MultiCharts™
MetaTrader™
Scripts
Zorro
C, R
Zorro S **
C, C++,  R
TradeStation
EasyLang
MultiCharts™
EasyLang, C#
MetaTrader™
MQ4, C++
Backtest time *
Zorro
~ 4 sec
Zorro S **
~ 4 sec
TradeStation
~ 71 sec
MultiCharts™
~ 155 sec
MetaTrader™
~ 110 sec
Timeframe resolution
Zorro
1 min
Zorro S **
1 ms
TradeStation
1 sec
MultiCharts™
1 sec
MetaTrader™
1 min
Tick-level backtest
Zorro
-
Zorro S **
TradeStation
MultiCharts™
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
Zorro S **
TradeStation
-
MultiCharts™
-
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
-
Zorro S **
TradeStation
MultiCharts™
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
-
Zorro S **
TradeStation
MultiCharts™
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
Zorro S **
TradeStation
-
MultiCharts™
-
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
Zorro S **
TradeStation
MultiCharts™
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
-
Zorro S **
TradeStation
-
MultiCharts™
-
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
Zorro S **
TradeStation
MultiCharts™
-
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
~250
Zorro S **
~250
TradeStation
~270
MultiCharts™
~280
MetaTrader™
~30
Zorro
Zorro S **
TradeStation
-
MultiCharts™
-
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
Zorro S **
TradeStation
-
MultiCharts™
-
MetaTrader™
-
Zorro
-
Zorro S **
TradeStation
-
MultiCharts™
-
MetaTrader™
-
Price
Zorro
free
Zorro S **
€35 / month
TradeStation
$250 / month
MultiCharts™
$1497
MetaTrader™
free

* for the example strategy on the conversion page; test period 10 years, M1 ticks resolution, 2.6 Ghz I7 system.
** more details: Zorro / Zorro S comparison.
Above list based on manufacturer's specifications as of October 2018. No responsibility accepted for correctness. If you find something incorrect, or if you want another platform included, or if you are a manufacturer and don't want your platform compared here, please notify info@opgroup.de.

 

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