Trading Software Platform: StreetSmart Edge®
StreetSmart Edge—the latest version of Schwab's flagship StreetSmart® trading platform—features an intuitive workflow that aligns with the way you think about trading, making advanced trading software tools and charting easy to use.
See StreetSmart Edge up close with demos covering key features and advantages.
Web traders: a cloud version of StreetSmart Edge is now available. Learn more
Find the StreetSmart Edge tools that meet your trading style.Find Opportunities – Generate trading ideas using fundamental and technical criteria.
Research and Analyze – Enhanced tools to make faster, informed decisions.
Place Trades – Submit orders from the simple to complex, including multi-leg options.
Risk Management – Automate your exit strategy or create alerts for buy and sell signals.
Account Management – Stay in control with easy access to critical order and position data.
Customize Platform – Tailor StreetSmart Edge to suit your personal style and strategy.
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Traders on Trading: The making of StreetSmart Edge
Real traders share their thoughts about trading. You’ll also see how StreetSmart Edge was developed around a trader’s needs.
System requirements for Windows® users:
|Component||Minimum||Recommended for the best service|
|Operating System||Windows Vista (Touch screens and tablets not certified)||Windows 8 (64-bit) or later (Touch screens and tablets not certified)|
|Processor||Intel Core i5||Intel Core i7/AMD FX 8150 or faster|
|Memory||2 GB RAM||4 GB RAM or more|
|Hard Disk||200 MB available disk space||200 MB available disk space|
|Graphics/Video Memory||512 MB (External USB video devices are not supported)||1 GB or more (External USB video devices are not supported)|
|Internet Connection (download speed)||5 Mbps (Wireless not recommended)||10+ Mbps (Wireless not recommended)|
Using a Mac® or don't meet the Windows minimum system requirements?
StreetSmart Edge can be used with our cloud-based solution. You can use the internet to access StreetSmart Edge in the cloud so the program can be used with non-Windows-based computers or computers that may not meet the minimum system requirements.1 Launch StreetSmart Edge in the cloud now or call a Schwab Client Services Specialist at 800-435-4000 for more information.
Mac users not preferring StreetSmart Edge in the cloud, can also run StreetSmart Edge on their Mac by installing a Windows emulator—such as Parallels Desktop® 7 for Mac—and running Windows 7. (An emulator is a program that allows Mac OS®-based computers to run Windows-based programs.)
1. To learn more about the cloud-based solution including the system requirements, click here.
With a qualifying net deposit of $50,000, earn 500 commission-free online trades and four premium support check-ins with a trading coach.
Offer valid for new clients who do not have a Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (“Schwab”) brokerage account (other than a Retirement Plan Services or Stock Plan Services account) and who open and make a qualifying net deposit into a retail brokerage account within 45 days of enrollment in the offer. Net deposits are assets deposited into the account minus assets withdrawn from the account and transferred out of Schwab. Only assets new to Schwab’s retail division qualify; assets transferred from affiliates are excluded. Approximately one week after confirmation of your qualifying net deposit you will receive instructions on how to opt in to receive a quarterly call from a Customer Service Representative for Trading Services clients and the trades will be credited to your account. The trades will be applied only to the enrolled account and apply only to base equity, exchange-traded fund (ETF), and options commissions. Options per-contract, foreign transaction, exchange, and regulatory fees still apply. Only trades placed through Schwab.com, Schwab trading platforms, and Schwab Wireless are eligible. Trades will expire 365 days after being credited to your account and will not be applied to previously executed trades. No credit will be given for unexecuted trades.
Schwab reserves the right to change the offer terms or terminate the offer at any time without notice. This offer is limited to one per account, with no more than one account enrolled per client. No more than 500 trades per client may be received pursuant to all promotional offers in any 12-month period. This offer does not apply to brokerage accounts managed by independent investment advisors, the Schwab Global Account™, ERISA-covered retirement plans, certain tax-qualified retirement plans and accounts, or education savings accounts. This offer is not transferable, saleable, or valid in conjunction with other offers and is available to U.S. residents only. Employees, contractors, or persons similarly associated with Schwab or a Schwab affiliate; or their spouses; and employees of any securities regulatory organization or exchange are not eligible. Other restrictions may apply. Any taxes related to the offer are your responsibility.
Restrictions apply: Online trades of Schwab ETFs are commission-free at Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (member SIPC), while trades of third-party ETFs are subject to commissions. Broker-assisted and automated Phone trades are subject to service charges. Minimum $1,000 deposit is required to open most Schwab brokerage accounts. Waivers may apply. See the Charles Schwab Pricing Guide for details. All ETFs are subject to management fees and expenses.
†Restrictions apply: The $8.95 flat commission does not apply to foreign stock transactions, large block transactions requiring special handling, employer negotiated commission schedules applicable to equity compensation transactions, or restricted stock transactions. Foreign ordinary shares that trade online in the U.S. over-the-counter (OTC) market and do not settle in the U.S. will have a $50 foreign transaction fee added to the cost of the transaction. All broker-assisted and automated phone trades are subject to service charges. A minimum deposit of $1,000 is required to open most Schwab brokerage accounts. Waivers may apply. See the Charles Schwab Pricing Guide for details. Employee equity compensation transactions are subject to separate commission schedules.
Schwab ETFs are distributed by SEI Investments Distribution Co. (SIDCO). SIDCO is not affiliated with The Charles Schwab Corporation or any of its affiliates.
Investors should consider carefully information contained in the prospectus, including investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. You can request a prospectus by visiting www.schwabetfs.com. or calling Schwab at 800-435-4000. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing.
Investment returns will fluctuate and are subject to market volatility, so that an investor’s shares, when redeemed or sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Unlike mutual funds, shares of ETFs are not individually redeemable directly with the ETF.
Symbols and price and volume data shown here are for illustrative purposes only, and do not constitute a recommendation by Schwab to buy or sell a particular security.
Schwab does not recommend the use of technical analysis as a sole means of investment research.
Third-party news providers are not affiliated with Schwab. The information is presented as a service to Schwab clients, and Schwab makes no judgment or warranty with respect to accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or suitability of information. It is presented for general informational purposes only and should not be considered an individualized recommendation or personalized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
Recognia®, Inc. is not affiliated with Charles Schwab. Schwab does not endorse any of the content or features made available to you in Recognia’s "Technical Insight" and "Strategy Builder" tools. Schwab does not recommend the use of technical analysis as a sole means of investment research.
Options carry a high level of risk and are not suitable for all investors. Certain requirements must be met to trade options. Multiple-leg options strategies will involve multiple commissions. Please read the Options Disclosure Document titled Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options before considering any option transaction.
Schwab Trading Services includes access to StreetSmart® trading platforms, the Schwab Trading Community, and priority access to Schwab trading specialists. Call 888-245-6864 to request access (a Schwab brokerage account is required). There are no fees to use Schwab Trading Services. Other account fees, optional data fees, fund expenses, and brokerage commissions may apply. Schwab reserves the right to restrict or modify access at any time. Access to electronic services may be limited or unavailable during periods of peak demand, market volatility, systems upgrades or maintenance, or for other reasons.
Schwab's StreetSmart Edge is available for Schwab Trading Services clients. Schwab reserves the right to restrict or modify access at any time.
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