Electronic trading platform or so called online trading platform, is a computer software program that can be used to place orders for financial products over a network with the help of a broker. Most of the brokers in India give a trading platform for free or for a small charge. This trading platform is used to trade products like stocks, bonds, currencies, commodities and derivatives with  a registered stock broker  Such platforms allow  trading to be carried out by users o9r clients from any location with the help of internet.