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eSignal is a leading real-time quote service that delivers continuously updating, time-sensitive financial data over the Internet to the PCs or laptops of active traders and individual investors. The software provides a wide range of tools and services to a growing base of online investors. Included are market quotes for stocks, options and futures, charts, news, research, alerts, back testing, a formula engine for developing chart studies and integrated trading with a choice of direct access brokerages. The product offers a full line of add-on products, including popular technical analysis studies, as well as real-time market scanners.

For our customers with open accounts at Dorman Trading, eSignal is offering its fully integrated futures trading capabilities using the Zen-Fire trading engine. The Zen-Fire connection, provides traders with unparalleled speed, market access and support.

eSignal’s complete set of tools for trading includes:

Fast, reliable, global market quotes

• 100s of exchanges and indices worldwide
• Stocks, futures, options, mini futures, pink sheets
• Market depth
• Data performance optimized for high volume

Scanners to find your best opportunities

• Affordable, add-on, real-time market screeners
• Retrieval of your best prospects from 1,000s of stocks
• User-friendly interface
• Integration with charting / decision support / trading platform

Advanced yet easy-to-use charting

• A comprehensive set of indicators and drawing tools
• eSignal Formula Script (EFS) for building studies or modifying 100s of existing studies

Proprietary, predictive, rules- Back testing and strategy analyzer

• Professional, user-friendly tools for developing strategies that work
• 12+ years of extended intraday history to better track strategy performance
• Ability to test total performance, as well as individual trades

Integrated trade management system

• Connectivity with your broker's order entry platform or with a trading service provider right from within eSignal
• Ability to place trades and manage orders quickly and efficiently from within charts
• Award-winning data, technical analysis, decision support and trade management all in one
• The power of choice with 18 compatible top brokers and trading service orpviders


• Audible / visual alerts on desktop or cell phone, as well as buy / sell alerts via EFS
• Market-moving news
• Features designed for the futures and options markets based indicators

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The Latest Features with eSignal 10.5

  • Extended Intraday History
  • Hot Lists
  • Sector Lists
  • New Data Fields
  • Forward / Yield Curves
  • Global Portfolio Window
  • Snap Quote Bar

Benefits of the eSignal platform with Zen-Fire

  • Exchange data fees waived for US electronic futures markets
  • Advanced charting and analytics of eSignal with hundreds of technical indicators
  • Hundreds of pre-written trading strategies
The newest version of eSignal provides Trade Manager and Account Manager windows that will connect to your account at Dorman Trading. Orders placed through the Trade Manager window are routed through the Zen-Fire trading engine, giving you the fastest and most reliable execution possible.
>> Request a FREE DEMO of eSignal provided by Zen-Fire

Additional information

- User Guide
- Video Library

eSignal powered by Zen-Fire is available for live trading through Dorman LLC.

System Requirements


Windows 2000, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7
Intel Core™ 2 Duo, 2.0 GHz or faster
17" or larger dual monitors with 1024x768 resolution
40 MB available disk space
DSL or cable modem
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0

Power User*

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7
Intel Core™ 2 Q6600 Quad-Core, 2.4 GHz or faster
2 or more 19" or larger monitors with 1024x768 resolution
40 MB available disk space
DSL or cable modem, T1 or T3 Internet connectivity
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0

* A power user is someone who uses 1 or more of the following:

- 5 or more tick charts
- 10 or more interval charts
- 15 or more drawn objects on a chart (either through EFS or the line toolbar)
- CPU-intensive EFS or back testing studies (using multiple loops, global variables, etc.)
- Tracking of a high number of active symbols
- Tracking of E-minis in a chart or in a Market Depth window