Latest Updates

TD Ameritrade Broker Integration

Connecting Scanz with TD Ameritrade (ThinkorSwim) To connect your Scanz platform to your TD Ameritrade (ThinkorSwim) account, follow the steps listed below: Step 1 : Launch your Scanz platform. Step 2 : Click the green button Trade...

Block Trades are now better!

The user interface for the Block Trade alerts in our Breakout Scanner was no bueno. It was actually quite confusing (sometimes we suck). So, we went ahead and fixed it! Now, creating and modifying your powerful Block Trade alerts is sleek and easy as can be!

Pro Scanner now includes quick “Filters”.

This was one of our biggest requests. Do you ever have a scan running and wish you could make a quick modification "on the fly" without having to go and create a brand new scan? You can now do exactly that using the new "Filters" panel found at the top. You will find...

Delete all Alerts at one time

You asked for the convenience of deleting all your Alerts in one shot. You now can. Right-click on any Alert.Select "Delete All".Confirm.

Launchpad is streamlined and more compact

You’ll notice a brand new Launchpad that packs a much bigger punch! In order to accommodate exciting new features we will be releasing soon, we had to redesign the Launchpad. It is now much more compact, takes up less space, and contains more options.All of the...

Toolbar has been optimized

The "window linking" icon has been moved to the top left corner next to the window title. The icons have been compressed into a sleek menu found at the top of each window. The menu options are:Save as Default - allows you to save your default window preferences...

Charts have been improved

We’ve made some important improvements to the main navigation bar in our charts. A more intuitive interface now makes it more user-friendly to access all of the powerful functionality: The navigation is now left-aligned and does not collapse when the window is...

Time & Sales done right… we call it Prints.

The long-awaited Time & Sales feature called Prints is finally here! Prints come in two flavors: Real-time and Day history Prints (real-time) Also known as "the tape", our Prints window delivers all of the real-time transactions that occur on any ticker...

News now has 100% real-time quote data!

This is big. All of the Level 1 data in the News window is now 100% real-time at all times! The news stories and SEC filings have always updated real-time....but the Level 1 quote data in the window had a delay (Last, Volume, Trades, % Chg, etc.). Now all of the data...

Interactive Brokers Integration

Connecting Scanz with Interactive Brokers

To connect your Scanz platform to your Interactive Brokers account, follow the steps listed below:


Step 1 
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Launch your Interactive Brokers platform.


Step 2 
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From the top menu, select File and click Global Configuration from the drop-down.


Step 3 
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From the pop-up window, select API followed by clicking Settings.


Step 4 
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(a) Select Enable ActiveX and Socket Clients.
(b) Change the Socket Port field to 7496 (7497 for paper trading accounts).
(c) Click the OK button. 


Step 7 
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Launch your Scanz platform.


Step 8 

Click the green button Trade Now on the LaunchPad.

Step 9
Read the Terms & Conditions and check the box at the bottom stating that you fully understand and agree with the Terms. After you check the box the menu at the top will be enabled.


Step 10:
Choose Interactive brokers in the menu and click Link Broker.

Step 11:
A small popup window will appear. Select port 7496 and click Submit

The Scanz trading interface will open and trading will be enabled via your Interactive Brokers account: