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Founded in 1998 by President and CEO Lan H. Turner, the company grew its roots in the commodities trading market. Feeling severely handicapped by the tools available on the market at the time, Lan H. Turner commissioned some computer programmers to produce a custom package to analyze the markets in a very specific way, accommodating his personal style. Later, he released this package to the public, calling it Track ‘n Trade.
Track 'n Trade revolutionized the way people learned how to trade the futures market and now continues to revolutionize the way people trade the futures, forex, and stock markets. Someone new to trading can practice until he or she feels confident enough to invest personal capital. Track 'n Trade also introduced an interactive chart which gave the user the ability to place trades directly on the chart itself thus coining the phrase "The Ultimate Trading Machine for the Visual Investor".
Track 'n Trade
Since the original version of Track 'n Trade was released each subsequent version has built upon the powerful and intuitive capabilities of the previous versions. Gecko Software now offers robust real time charting & analytical, live trading platforms (futures & forex) where users can place actual trades directly on the charts by dragging and dropping or simply by clicking a button. Additionally, Gecko Software offers charting & analytical software for futures (end-of-day) and stocks (20-minute delayed) that both have built-in historical simulators for practicing trading techniques as well as tracking portfolios.
Gecko Software, Inc. now specializes in the development of software applications designed to assist futures, forex, and stocks traders in becoming successful at trading the financial markets. Track 'n Trade has been featured in some of the industry's top national publications including: Stocks and Commodities, Futures Magazine, Trader's World, and Active Trader. Track 'n Trade received the Stocks & Commodities People's Choice Award six times.
Other Products and Services
In addition to Gecko Software's flagship product, Track 'n Trade, the company offers educational materials including books, CDs, videos, manuals, and DVDs to aid traders in their pursuit of trading the Forex, Futures, and Stock markets.
Recently, Gecko Software was named among the Top 25 Software Developers by Utah Business.
Gecko Software is located in beautiful Cache Valley in northern Utah.