SOURCE: Firstrade Securities Inc.

Firstrade Securities Inc.

January 05, 2010 10:18 ET

Firstrade Mobile in Chinese -- Trade U.S. Stocks On-the-Go

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - January 5, 2010) - For the first time, Chinese, the language of 1/4 of the world's population, is now available on all makes of mobile phones, thanks to the new Firstrade Mobile service. Investors can view or trade for their brokerage account in both Traditional and Simplified Chinese. Firstrade is the first US online brokerage firm to offer a mobile trading platform in Chinese.

Firstrade Mobile can currently be used to buy and sell both stocks and ETFs. Customers can view balances and positions, monitor the status of orders, and obtain quotes, news and valuable market information right on their phones, without the need for a computer. Firstrade Mobile works with any Internet enabled phone.

Extended Hours Trading is another brand new and important Firstrade Mobile feature. No longer limited to hours the stock exchange is open, customers can now trade in their account before and after normal market hours. Extended Hours Trading is available from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM ET and from 4:05 PM to 5:25 PM ET.

According to John Liu, Firstrade CEO, "Our Firstrade Mobile platform offers incredible convenience for our customers who can now view their portfolios and trade while on-the-go. Firstrade continues to provide innovating and more advanced trading tools to better serve our customer's investment needs."

For more information on Firstrade Mobile, please visit or try Firstrade Mobile at

About Firstrade:

Founded in 1985, Firstrade Securities Inc. is one of the leading online trading and investment financial service firms. Firstrade combines proprietary and innovative high speed trading technology, a user friendly platform, and offers a full line of investment products and services to self-directed investors. Firstrade offers equity trades at only $6.95 per trade, and a higher standard of personal service for the value-driven trader and investor. For more information, please visit

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