Expand your investment management toolkit

Powerful trading tools, and access to key market data, thinkpipes gives you intuitive technology to trade the way you want.


thinkpipes advanced trading capabilities and research capabilities include:

  • Extensive charting for equities, ETFs, options, and indices. Customize chart studies and timeframes to view long-term charts or intra-day charts that update in real-time
  • Real-time risk management and portfolio analytics which allows you to assess risk on your clients' positions or portfolios and create 'what-if' simulations
  • Complex options functionality to help you implement covered call or spread strategies, or more complex strategies like iron condors and butterflies. Algorithmic trading and choice of execution destinations enables you to route not-held equity and ETF orders giving you even more control over your trading
  • An advanced order slicing tool that lets you create customized trade parameters for equity, ETF, and option trades

A delayed quote version* that allows you to utilize the robust features of thinkpipes without incurring market data fees thinkpipes integrates with Veo®, our core account management platform, allowing trading and account information to flow seamlessly between both applications.

Deepen Your Knowledge

Leverage our comprehensive educational offering to differentiate your practice and grow your business.

The Options Market Center consists of three powerful resources that can help you identify, apply, and implement options strategies for your clients:

  • Extensive options education
  • Leading support and expertise
  • Advanced, next-generation technology

Learn more about the Options Market Center.

The Strategy Desk can be a helpful resource if you are just starting to use options, or if you would like to expand the use of options in your practice. Draw on the expertise of professionals who have been in the options industry for over 20 years - they can assist you with the practical application of options strategies designed to:

  • Better manage risk
  • Work to manage the effects of portfolio volatility
  • Potentially enhance returns

Learn more about the Strategy Desk.

Learn More

If you are interested in learning more about TD Ameritrade Institutional and thinkpipes' advanced trading capabilities, call 866-547-8431. If you already custody with us, please email us at support@thinkpipes.com, or call Technology Services at 800-431-3500, option 3.

Options are not suitable for all investors as the special risks inherent to options trading may expose investors to potentially rapid and substantial losses. Options trading subject to TD Ameritrade review and approval. Please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options before investing in options.

Access to real-time market data is conditioned on acceptance of the exchange agreements.

*In order to enable delayed quotes, please contact the thinkpipes Support Desk.

TD Ameritrade Institutional and tastytrade, Inc. are separate, unaffiliated companies. TD Ameritrade is not responsible for any third-party content or opinions presented. Tom Sosnoff is not a representative of TD Ameritrade.