Key West provides different trading platforms to accommodate the needs of different trading styles. Customers have free access     
            to all the platforms, including powerful, full-featured Trading WorkStation (TWS), simplified but useful Key West WebTrader, and portable Mobile Trading Platforms, and can log into any one using the same username/password combination. 

  Trader Workstation (TWS) WebTrader
Product description: Trader Workstation is our most powerful, full-featured platform that supports trading of multiple, global assets using numerous order types and algos, and offers many sophisticated trading tools. WebTrader is a scaled-down version of TWS with a simplified interface that may better serve the trader who generally trades a single instrument, has less need for sophisticated tools and algos, or who simply prefers a cleaner less cluttered trading interface.
Accessible from behind a firewall? May not be accessible through certain firewalls. Yes
Complexity of interface: Relatively complex with a steep learning curve. Simplified and intuitive with much less of a learning curve.
Advanced Tools:
  • BookTrader
  • OptionTrader
  • BasketTrader
  • ScaleTrader algo
  • Accumulate/Distribute algo
  • FXTrader
  • SpreadTrader
  • BookTrader
Supports trading for all account structures? Yes No. Supports Individual traders, with limited support for multi-account allocation.
Login access:
  • Via internet
  • As a stand-alone download onto your desktop
  • Via internet only
Supported order types: Over 50 order types and algos supported.
  • Bracket
  • Discretionary
  • Good 'Till Date/Time
  • Limit
  • Market
  • Stop
  • Stop Limit
  • Limit On Close
  • Market On Close
  • Trailing Stop
  • Trailing Stop Limit
Supported analytics
  • Price/Risk Analytics with IB Risk Navigator.
  • Technical Analytics including Charts, News and Market Scanners.
  • Comprehensive Global Fundamentals.
  • Technical Analytics including basic charts and news.
  • MarketWatch Fundamentals
  • Market Scanners
Provides realtime account 
monitoring?
Yes Yes
Available in multiple languages? Yes, nine. Yes, nine.