Ventura Pointer is a terminal based trading platform offered by the full-service stockbroker, Ventura Securities. This 9MB executable software needs to be downloaded and then installed on your computer or laptop before you can start trading at the stock market.
On a general note, Ventura Pointer is suitable for intermediate or expert level traders who have a reasonable experience of using different trading applications over multiple years. Nonetheless, a beginner level trader may also give it a try, learn how to use different features over a period of time.
Furthermore, make sure you clarify with the broker on whether Ventura Pointer will be chargeable to you or not since the broker has placed specific pre-conditions on the usage of this trading platform. If you do not fulfil those trading turnover conditions, you are required to pay ₹3500 in order to use this application.
In this review of Ventura Pointer, we will highlight some of the prominent features of this platform along with the merits and demerits of this software.
The software works decently well on different Windows versions including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10.
The software dashboard is pretty exhaustive and provides a quick glance at multiple aspects in a single go as shown in the screen below:
For technical analysis, the application allows the users to check data for the last 7 days and get a quick idea of the stock performance.
The application provides trading calls, research reports and tips to its clients within the application so that users can stay afloat with multiple opportunities opening up in the stock market.
Bulk trading allowed.
Various features for customization and personalization of the trading platform are offered to users including short-cut keys, default homepage, notification types and so on.
Trading across various trading segments including equity, commodity, currency, future and options are allowed.
Order cancellation feature provided.
Different types of orders such as Limit order, market order, normal order, stop-loss order, after-market order are allowed.
Easy Order placement (buy or sell) provision for users as shown below:
Most of the clients using this software for trading have observed issues with its user experience and usability which is really strange, especially from the fact that this application has been around for a while now. And in this duration, Ventura securities has had a decent window to take user feedback and incorporate those comments into this trading application.