FlexTrade Builds Augmented Reality Trading Application

FlexAR is set to enhance the trading experience, using Microsoft’s HoloLens augmented reality headset.

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FlexAR uses augmented reality to enhance trading experience.
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The new software can create three-dimensional graphs, charts and order blotters that can be seen through Microsoft’s headset. 

Augmented vs Virtual

Andy Mahoney, business development director of FlexTrade, tells WatersTechnology that the vendor has been experimenting with virtual reality technology for over a year. 

“The virtually reality headset completely immerses you in a virtual world,” he says. “We found from initial trader feedback was that it was quite difficult to conceptualize how it