Bringing the power of technical analysis charting to the client/server or Internet/intranet financial applications to financial institutions. Banks, brokerage firms, investment firms and other financial companies can perform Technical Analysis on financial data and display this data using a variety of pre-defined financial indicators and special chart types. Some of the financial features included are 4 new Japanese charts, over 50 studies that can be used to enhance chart analysis, up to 3 technical indicators displayed in a single screen, up to 18 user defined indicators that can be calculated by the programmer and displayed either as a technical or price indicator, 12 custom interactive drawing features that allow the user to select different areas in the chart to perform and display additional Technical Analysis information (i.e. Fibonacci Fans, Arcs, etc.). Also included are sample code examples and an intuitive KnowledgeBase.