September 18, 2012
E*TRADE Launches Mobile Investing and Banking App for Windows® Phone
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
E*TRADE (NASDAQ: ETFC) announced today the launch of E*TRADE Mobile for
Windows Phone — providing on-the-go access to customers' accounts,
real-time quotes and market news, and the ability to trade stocks on
Windows Phone devices, such as the popular Nokia Lumia 900.
"As E*TRADE Mobile evolves, we remain committed to making investing
on-the-go simple," said Michael Curcio, President, E*TRADE Securities.
"By extending E*TRADE Mobile to Windows Phone, we expand our suite of
mobile platform access and enable more of our customers to stay in touch
with the markets."
Available to customers at no cost via Windows Marketplace, E*TRADE
Mobile for Windows Phone features many of the same interface,
security, trading, and cash management features available at www.etrade.com,
allowing users to:
Trade stocks and ETFs
Spot opportunities and react quickly with real-time streaming stock
View orders, alerts, integrated charts, and breaking news
Manage accounts easily with 24/7 "Complete View" access to all E*TRADE
brokerage and bank accounts
Make secure transactions backed by the E*TRADE Complete Protection
"We are excited to bring E*TRADE Mobile investing and trading
capabilities to Windows Phone through the collective efforts of E*TRADE,
Nokia and Microsoft," said Mark Fletcher, Director, Global Partnering &
Application Development, Nokia.
According to Todd Brix, Senior Director, Windows Phone Apps Team,
Microsoft Corporation, "E*TRADE Mobile customers seeking to stay in
touch with their accounts and the markets will benefit from the
ease-of-use and convenience of the Windows Phone platform."
To learn more about E*TRADE Mobile, visit http://www.etrade.com/mobile.
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1E*TRADE Securities LLC or E*TRADE Bank will cover any loss
that results from the unauthorized use of our brokerage, banking or
lending services. E*TRADE Securities will restore to your account cash
and/or shares of securities equal to the amount of cash and/or shares of
securities in your account at the time of any unauthorized activity.
"Loss" does not include any tax consequences. Any unauthorized trades
will be reversed and positions will be reinstated.
About E*TRADE Financial
The E*TRADE Financial family of companies provides financial services
including online brokerage and related banking products and services to
retail investors. Specific business segments include Trading and
Investing and Balance Sheet Management. Securities products and
services, including E*TRADE Mobile trading applications, are offered by
E*TRADE Securities LLC (Member FINRA/SIPC). Bank products and services
are offered by E*TRADE Bank, a Federal savings bank, Member FDIC, or its
subsidiaries and affiliates. More information is available at www.etrade.com.
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Forward-Looking Statements: The statements contained in this news
release that are forward looking are based on current expectations that
are subject to a number of uncertainties and risks, and actual results
may differ materially. The uncertainties and risks include, but are not
limited to, potential changes in market activity, anticipated changes in
the rate of new customer acquisition and in rate of net acquisition of
brokerage accounts and assets, macro trends of the economy in general
and the residential real estate market, instability in the consumer
credit markets and credit trends, potential changes in liability
relating to auction rate securities, increased mortgage loan delinquency
and default rates, portfolio growth, portfolio seasoning and resolution
through collections, sales or charge-offs, the uncertainty surrounding
the foreclosure process, and the potential negative regulatory
consequences resulting from the implementation of financial regulatory
reform as well as from actions by or potentially more restrictive
policies or interpretations of the Federal Reserve and the Office of the
Comptroller of the Currency or other regulators. Further information
about these risks and uncertainties can be found in the annual,
quarterly, and current reports on Form 10-K, Form 10-Q, and Form 8-K
previously filed by E*TRADE Financial Corporation with the Securities
and Exchange Commission (including information in these reports under
the caption "Risk Factors"). Any forward-looking statement included in
this release speaks only as of the date of this communication; the
Company disclaims any obligation to update any information.
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E*TRADE Financial Media Relations
Financial Investor Relations
Brett Goodman, 646-521-4406
Source: E*TRADE Financial Corporation
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