05038284 is referenced by 467 patents and cites 15 patents.

A central computer equipped with communications hardware and specially designed software receives transaction data from personal transaction stations operated by traders, sends back verification information to the traders, reconciles all trades, informs traders when an error occurs, generates complete records of all transactions, reports price and volume data to quote vendors, provides numerous reports which analyze trading activity to detect potential regulatory violations, creates a complete real-time backup copy of all data, and provides intraday profit, loss, risk, and margin information to exchange and Futures Commission Merchant personnel.

Title
Method and apparatus relating to conducting trading transactions with portable trading stations
Application Number
7/157963
Publication Number
5038284
Application Date
February 17, 1988
Publication Date
August 6, 1991
Inventor
Robert M Kramer
104 W. 70th St., New York, 10023
NY, US
IPC
G06F 15/20
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