CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--tradeMONSTER® announced today the release of tradeMONSTER Mobile, its markedly innovative and patent pending mobile trading app, the first and only proprietary mobile trading app built on HTML5. tradeMONSTER Mobile users benefit from having a mobile experience that now closely replicates its web-based trading platform rated “Best for Options Traders” three years running by Barron’s.
“With the new tradeMONSTER Mobile, I seamlessly transition my trading from desktop to mobile without needing to reorient or sacrifice the use of our professional grade tools,” said Pete Najarian, co-founder of tradeMONSTER and optionMONSTER. “As a result, it’s easier for me to monitor and engage the market anytime I’m away from my office.”
tradeMONSTER was the first to introduce a truly web-based, customizable trading platform with free streaming data. Here again, tradeMONSTER is the first in the industry to define user experience by offering customers a responsive, mobile design mirroring the ease of use its award winning web platform is known for.
“Using a new web technology, HTML5, to bring the functionality of our main, real-time trading platform to mobile, and at the same to create a user experience that exceeds the mobile experience of native mobile apps, is an achievement our company and our customers are extremely excited about,” said Dirk Mueller, co-founder and CEO of optionMONSTER Holdings, Inc., owner of tradeMONSTER. Added Sanjib Sahoo, CTO of tradeMONSTER: “By solving several challenges associated with HTML5, our technology team has built a breakthrough product where others have fallen short.”
As with its main trading platform, the completely new tradeMONSTER Mobile allows customers to trade simple and advanced orders and manage multiple accounts, all in real-time. It provides access to essential market information, with an elegant and intuitive navigation, and stock and option trading tools including:
- A unique dashboard with user defined information
- Streaming account balances with asset and symbol visualizations
- Industry leading options chains
- User defined, streaming watch lists
- Advanced charts streaming tick for tick market data right on the user’s device
Complete order entry system for simple and advanced orders allowing
the user to:
- Create complex option strategies on the fly with spreadMAKER
- Save and send multiple orders, bulk cancels and streaming order updates and quotes
- Trade stocks, options, and mutual funds
"Our new mobile platform provides clients with a remarkable convenience, and range of information and trading tools," said Jim Swartwout, President, tradeMONSTER. "We made these enhancements to give our clients what they asked for — more tools, capabilities and ease of use, anywhere, anytime.”
The new tradeMONSTER Mobile is currently available on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, as well as Android and Android tablets and is available free of charge. Visit www.trademonster.com for more information and to download the tradeMONSTER Mobile app.
About optionMONSTER Group
Co-founded in 2006 by Jon (‘DRJ’) and Pete Najarian and Dirk Mueller, a group of professional traders, financial executives, and CNBC contributors, the optionMONSTER Group of companies is a financial services company providing brokerage services through its subsidiary tradeMONSTER at www.trademonster.com and financial news, analysis and education services through its subsidiary optionMONSTER at www.optionmonster.com.
The vision of the optionMONSTER Group is to provide best of breed information and tools intended to narrow the gap between self-directed and institutional investing, by providing retail investors with the best options content (including education) in the industry and an online brokerage platform, which provides an amazing user experience “Anywhere, Anytime”, is the easiest to use and gives any investor all the necessary professional grade tools to trade successfully in the markets.
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.
optionMONSTER's (www.optionMONSTER.com) unique perspective marries high-tech analysis of the day's market activity to the pro trader's insights and makes it accessible to everyone. The Chicago-based company delivers news and analysis, educational resources, and subscription services in the fields of options, equity, and exchange traded funds, helping investors evaluate trading opportunities and make disciplined decisions about their portfolio.
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