Dorman Direct

Dorman Direct powered by CTS is a premier platform for online trading with all the functionality that a professional trader demands while still remaining user friendly for the retail trader. Full functionality and customization allow all traders to create a trading screen that perfectly fits their trading style.

Dorman Direct maintain their own exchange connectivity and the equipment necessary to operate the network at three separate data centers. Hosting allows Dorman Direct 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.

Dorman Direct Platform Fee

  • Core + Charting – $25/Month (includes first 50 transactions)

  • Advanved Data & Charting – $200/Month (includes first 400 transactions)

  • Mobile – $25/Month (includes first 50 transactions)

  • WebTrader – $0/Month

  • Automatic Fee Cap – $500/Month

Main Features:

  • 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; Dorman Direct is available while markets are trading


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


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