UX & social media in futures and options


While the discussion around trading decisions based on social media sentiment continues:

We have been integrating real-time social media streams and visualisations into our web trading app designs for a long time now as part of a balanced pre-trade stimulus package.

Adding this into the pre-trade mix can offer interesting possibilities for users, feeding their trading decisions to gauge real-time sentiment (shown below in a recent retail trading application).

Another web trading UI we produced – this time for low frequency retail traders.

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  1. […] Posted on February 13, 2012 by Scott McLeod Following on from Duncan’s post on social media, I wondered how this new medium could or would be regulated when applied to the financial services […]

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