Barron's Awards 2008
In the 13th Barron’s Annual Survey of the best online brokerage software, thinkorswim trading platform developed by Devexperts for thinkorswim Inc. — a leading US online broker — has topped the Barron’s 2008 rating list for the 4th year in a row!
“The recognition of authoritative international magazines has become a well-established tradition for our clients. This year thinkorswim trading platform has received Barron’s Award as the best software for options traders, by rating 4 1/2 out of possible 5 stars. Once again, it proves that Devexperts solutions help our clients to gain top positions in the online trading market,” — says Yan Stolyar, Business Development Director of Devexperts.
23 largest software-based brokerage companies, utilizing various online trading systems in stock and forward markets, took part in the Barron’s 2008 annual survey. This year the Barron’s experts have evaluated trading platforms according to the following criteria:
• Trade Experience;
• Trading Technology;
• Range of Offerings;
• Research Amenities;
• Portfolio Analysis and Reports;
• Help and Customer Access;
thinkorswim trading platform has been ranked to 4 ? out of possible five stars in the Barron’s 2008 rating list and shared the first place with another US broker. The Barron’s analysts highly appreciated a comprehensive set of the thinkorswim trading tools. For the year 2007, the Devexperts team released more than 10 software revisions of thinkorswim trading platform and integrated a wide range of additional services for the customers of thinkorswim Inc. Barron’s magazine has also recognized the high quality of technical support service and training practices provided by thinkorswim Inc. for the customers.
Prior to 2008, thinkorswim trading platform was awarded the same position in Barron’s 2005 Annual Survey, and topped the Barron’s rating lists in 2006 and 2007.
ABOUT THINKORSWIM INC:
Thinkorswim Inc., founded in 1999 and headquartered in Chicago, is a leading online brokerage company specializing in options. The company supports retail and institutional traders through its own trading platforms which are widely recognized as the industry’s best for execution, professional analytics and real-time position management. thinkorswim has revolutionized the option industry by teaching and executing complex, non-directional option strategies with single-click functionality that has now become the industry standard. thinkorswim Inc. continues to evolve the financial marketplaces by delivering products that benefit the customer whether they are hedging, speculating or enhancing returns. More information about thinkorswim Inc. can be found at: www.thinkorswim.com
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