WhatShares launched in April 2016 and claims to be the first publicly available, real time stock scanner in Asia. Nonsense, I hear you say. What about investing.com, stockflock, and Google Finance (to name a few). Fair enough. You caught me.
WhatShares is actually a stock scanner (as opposed to the ‘garden variety’ stock screener suggested in the article title). The key differences being that, unlike a stock screener, a stock scanner:Analyses live streaming data Is used by prop traders, active traders and dealers / brokers Doesn’t usually include fundamental data or financial ratios; and are Often developed for [...]