China Finance Online Co. Limited announced that it has launched China’s first independent web-based securities trading platform, “Zhengquantong (“Securities Master”)”, on the leading financial portals it operates, www.jrj.com and www.stockstar.com.
Securities Master is the product of a new strategic partnership China Finance Online has entered into with the largest brokerage firm in China, CITIC Securities Co., Ltd. (SHA: 600030) (“CITIC”), to seamlessly integrate China Finance Online’s state-of-the-art, web-based architecture with CITIC’s robust trading and settlement system.
Securities Master has been designed as a fully integrated securities-trading platform that will be easily accessible to investors through a highly-intuitive user interface via computers, smartphones, tablets, and smart TVs. By creating a simple and seamless experience for retail investors to access market information, open accounts and trade in real-time, investors will be able to manage their finances more effectively and efficiently via Securities Master. For the first time, active investors will have fast access to online securities trading with professional-level market data, analytics, research reports, as well as real-time online advisory services to facilitate trading decisions.