tradeMONSTER Customers Given Access to Prodigio

tradeMONSTER Customers Given Access to the Prodigio™ Trading Platform

October 10, 2013 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

CHICAGO & PHILADELPHIA--()--tradeMONSTER and mPower Trading Systems today announced that tradeMONSTER customers, effective immediately, have access to the acclaimed Prodigio trading platform. Furthermore, Prodigio users may now choose tradeMONSTER as their execution broker for equities trading.

“We are very pleased to announced this strategic partnership with Prodigio. Not only are we looking forward to providing Prodigio customers with exceptional execution service, we are happy our customers may now utilize Prodigio's powerful Wizard Lab strategy development back-testing and other trade idea generation tools and services,” said Jim Swartwout, President of tradeMONSTER.

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tradeMONSTER also announced that all Prodigio customers will receive a flat rate of $4.90 per equity trade.

Jim Bell, Managing Partner of mPower said, “tradeMONSTER is one of the fastest growing online brokers for a reason. They are a proven leader in leveraging talented personnel and unique technology to provide enhanced trading functionality and we are delighted to have them as a partner. We believe the partnership will further tradeMONSTER’s leadership position by providing even more institutional grade technology that most serious equity investors require in today’s rapidly moving markets.”

In 2013, tradeMONSTER is on an innovation tear. In February, it launched tradeMONSTER Mobile and was first in the industry to define user experience by offering customers a responsive, mobile design mirroring the ease of use of its award winning web platform. In March, the brokerage industry’s leader in user experience announced it had achieved the coveted 4½-star ranking in Barron’s Annual ‘Best for Online Brokers of 2013’ review, ascending to second place overall in the industry’s definitive rankings. In June, it launched the first HTML5-based iPad app in the online brokerage industry, offering a full range of tradeMONSTER’s trading tools.

About tradeMONSTER

Rated Best for Options Traders, tradeMONSTER (www.trademonster.com) is setting a new standard of excellence and innovation in the online brokerage industry. tradeMONSTER was the first online broker to deploy a streaming desktop-like trading experience in a web-browser, featuring professional grade tools in a dynamic and customizable interface combined with integrated investor education, transparent commissions and an extremely knowledgeable and dedicated customer service team. Additionally, tradeMONSTER is offering a groundbreaking mobile experience on all major mobile platforms and devices through tradeMONSTER Mobile. tradeMONSTER’s technology team prides itself on constant customer driven innovation and currently has been granted several patents with numerous patents pending for its technology and one-of-kind investment tools embedded on the tradeMONSTER platform. All securities and investments are offered through tradeMONSTER. Member FINRA/SIPC/NFA.

About mPower Trading Systems - Prodigio

mPower Trading Systems, through its Prodigio (www.Prodigiorts.com) technology, designs, writes and develops proprietary, expert level trade idea generation and automated trading systems. Prodigio is "more than a trading platform" and an industry leader in trade idea generation featuring unique trading tools designed for active traders offering a truly revolutionary experience and a cutting edge approach to equity trading through its proprietary tools such as Wizard Lab and TradeVision and more.

With experience spanning over two decades, mPower was founded in 2003 to embrace the challenge in delivering complex powerful analytic and algorithmic trading technology to retail, professional, and institutional self-directed investors. mPower Trading Systems has combined the best in practical financial market knowledge with some of the most elite quants developers in mathematics and computer science to create the acclaimed Prodigio trading platform technology, recognized as one of the most pre-eminent automated trading system available today.

Standard option commission schedules apply. $4.90 flat rate equity trades applies to equity securities with a share price over $1.00 per share. Standard equity schedule applies to trades where the share price is less than $1.00.