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TradeKing Recognized as “Best in Class” for Commissions & Fees, Offering of Investments in 2016 StockBrokers.com Review; Receives 4-Star Rating

StockBrokers.com: “…TradeKing in a position to compete for the title of ultimate value broker.”

Feb 17, 2016

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL — February 17, 2016 – TradeKing Group, Inc., an innovator in online brokerage and financial services, today announced it was awarded a four-star rating for the second consecutive year and recognized as “Best in Class” in two categories in StockBrokers.com’s 2016 Online Broker Review. The high rating reflects TradeKing’s growing portfolio of offerings and focus on delivering value for investors of all stripes.

The annual review, now in its sixth year, pointed to TradeKing’s overall breadth of capabilities, including the addition of a powerful active trading platform Desktop Pro (through its acquisition of MB Trading), new enhancements to its TradeKing LIVE trading experience, quality mobile trading and its new online advisory offering, TradeKing Advisors. According to StockBrokers.com: “These, combined with TradeKing’s core offerings, have placed TradeKing in a position to compete for the title of ultimate value broker.”

In addition, TradeKing was honored as “Best in Class” in the categories of “Commissions & Fees” and “Offering of Investments,” while receiving four stars in the categories of “Platforms & Tools,” “Research,” and “Customer Service.”

“For 10 years now, we have been on a mission to deliver more value than anyone could imagine for the independent investor,” said Don Montanaro, CEO of TradeKing Group. “2015 was a major milestone year for us as we added a truly powerful active trader platform to our arsenal of offerings, while simultaneously pushing forward on key enhancements to our innovative TradeKing LIVE features and TradeKing Advisors online advisor offering. We are encouraged and motivated by the StockBrokers.com review to continue the charge of making trading and investing more rewarding for all types of investors.”

StockBrokers.com assessed 13 brokers on 295 variables across 10 core areas: Commissions & Fees, Offering of Investments, Platform & Tools, Research, Customer Service, Mobile Trading, Ease of Use, Education, Order Execution and Banking.  In its evaluation of TradeKing, StockBrokers.com commented, “…[C]ompared to other discount broker competitors,..., TradeKing stands out for its all-around offering and has a bright future with its new TradeKing LIVE interface.”

For more information on StockBrokers.com’s annual review, visit http://www.stockbrokers.com/2016-online-broker-review.html.

About StockBrokers.com

StockBrokers.com, an industry-leading source for online brokers, is wholly owned by Reink Media Group. A Michigan based company founded in 2009, Reink Media Group owns and operates multiple finance based websites. The organization strives to provide pertinent resources, tools, and education for successful self-directed investing. For more information, please visit the company’s website at http://www.reinkmedia.com.

About TradeKing

TradeKing Group, Inc. consists of companies with a singular focus on helping the independent investor succeed. TradeKing Securities, LLC, member FINRA and SIPC, is TradeKing's flagship online broker/dealer for self-directed investors looking for a modern trading experience on any device at a simple, low price. TradeKing Advisors, Inc., an SEC registered investment advisor, offers investors a range of affordable, professionally-managed portfolios through an automated and fully-transparent online process, while TKconnect, LLC aims to provide an extensive set of educational, informative and entertaining content and social collaboration channels. MB Trading, the latest addition to the TradeKing Group portfolio of companies, offers a powerful, active trading platform for the most seasoned traders.

MB Trading, IB member FINRA, SIPC; MB Trading Futures, Inc. IB and member NFA. Futures trading is offered to self-directed investors through MB Trading Futures. MB Trading and MB Trading Futures are referred to collectively herein as "MB Trading.”

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