OptionsXpress


OptionsXpress was a pioneer in online investing and developed some of the systems now taken for granted in retail derivatives online platform trading system. This unique and progressive company is driven by a veteran management team dedicated to providing the self-directed investor with the best overall online trading experience and value.

The company has been acknowledged by the industry and press as a model for online investing including being named Best Online Broker by Barron's in four of the last five years. Specializing in Stocks, Futures, Traded Options, Covered Calls, Advanced Orders, Contingents, Warrants, Bonds, Spreads, ETFs and SSFs.

 

OptionsXpress are determined to constantly push this unique and powerful investing experience even further and to build upon their remarkable successes through consistently delivering:

1. An award-winning trading platform
2. A one-stop solution to stock broking, options and futures trading execution.
3. Dummy trades are allowed in a "Virtual Trading Platform".
4. Powerful, state-of-the-art analytical tools for enhanced evaluation.
5. Excellent, attentive customer service, available when you need it.
6. Open an account, or take this truly unique platform for a test drive today and experience the value of optionsXpress! If you transfer your account, they'll even handle most of the paper work and pay for the account transfer fees.

Low Commissions and More Value:
OptionsXpress offer low commissions. Simplified transaction costs have never increased since their inception. They also offer broker assistance on trades at no extra charge. They say there are no hidden fees but last rates must be checked at OptionsXpress website.

Easy-to-Open Accounts:
You can open an OptionsXpress account in 5 minutes and fund your account with a cheque, wire or automated funds transfer (ACH).

 



Sophisticated Order Management:
OptionsXpress advanced systems allows customers to manage risk. Order entry screens are specially tailored for easy stock and options trading whether you're placing a simple stock buy order, a covered call, a trailing stop order, a One Cancels Other trade or other advanced order.

System Reliability:
OptionsXpress runs on industrial-strength hardware and software from leading technology providers. They subject their systems to rigorous testing and multiple connections through several Tier 1 Internet backbones to minimize the likelihood of connectivity lapses.

Education Resources:
New investors can find educational resources on OptionsXpress trading platform and learn about specific strategies and advanced concepts. All account holders can open and trade in a Virtual Trade account to test their knowledge without putting money on the line. They also offer online training seminars and discounts on books and videos.

Exceptional Customer Service:
OptionsXpress customers can access help the way they want it: live chat, e-mail or on the phone. OptionsXpress customers enjoy virtually instant access to customer service during market hours.

Extensive Tools:
OptionsXpress offers powerful tools for evaluating and executing stock and options trades including streaming quotes, real-time charting, Strategy Scan and The Dragon.

Security, Protection & Privacy:
OptionsXpress is a member of SIPC, the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, which protects against losses caused by the financial failure of the broker-dealer, but not against losses resulting from depreciation in a security's value. Your OptionsXpress accounts are protected by the SIPC up to $500,000 (including up to $100,000 for cash claims).

What You Can Trade at OptionsXpress:
1. Stocks.
2. Futures.
3. Covered Calls.
4. Advanced Orders.
5. Contingents.
6. Options.
7. Bonds.
8. Spreads.
9. ETFs.
10. SSFs.

Contact OptionsXpress:
US headquarters address is:
311 W. Monroe Street,
Suite 1000,
Chicago,
Illinois,
60606.

Tel: (312) 630-3300 or (888) 280-8020.
Fax: (312) 629-5256.


OptionsXpress is a member of SIPC, which provides up to $500,000 in account protection against the financial failure of the Firm, of which $100,000 may be in cash. In addition, accounts are automatically eligible for extended coverage up to $25,000,000 per account, including SIPC coverage.

Availability of OptionsXpress CFD accounts, derivatives trading facilities, futures, traded options should be checked at site together with current status of stock broking and share dealing services, private banking or wealth management, check at the OptionsXpress website or OptionsXpress by phone.

These details could be out of date and OptionsXpress services may change. Information about OptionsXpress should be verified at the OptionsXpress website.
Visit the OptionsXpress website at http://www.optionsxpress.eu