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21 March 2017
March 21(st) , 2017
ADVFN International Financial Awards 2017
- financial industry's best products, services and companies honoured
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ADVFN (LSE:AFN)(OTCQX:IHUBY) today announces the winners of the third annual ADVFN International Financial Awards.
The panel-judged awards, which recognise and celebrate the best of breed products and services from across the global financial industry, have honoured 39 companies and individuals from within the sector. Winners range from wealth managers, stockbrokers and trading education providers to journalists, bloggers and financial publications.
Full information about all of the categories and winners can be found on the ADVFN International Financial Awards 2017 website: https://uk.advfn.com/awards_2017
"This year's awards are the biggest yet, which reflects the calibre amongst both the stalwarts and the new guard in the industry," said Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN. "ADVFN is delighted to commend those that have been outstanding in the sector over the past year. Congratulations to all of the winners."
The winners of the ADVFN International Financial Awards 2017:
Best CFD Research Service Accendo Markets
Best Online Trading Services ActivTrades
Finance Blogger of the
Year Broker Man Dan
Best Crowdfunding Platform Businessagent.com
Best Spread Betting Platform City Index
Best Spread Betting and
CFD Education Tools CMC Markets
Best Currency Exchange
Service Currencies Direct
Best IPO Provider Direct Market Touch
Best Research Provider Edison
Best ETF Provider ETF Securities
Best Social Trading Platform eToro
Best Trading Alert Service Faraday Research
Wealth Manager of the Year Europe
Best Forex Platform GKFX
Best Execution Only Stockbroker Halifax Share Dealing
Best Managed Funds Provider Hargreaves Lansdown
Harry Wilson, The
Best Financial Print Journalist Times
Best Multi Platform Provider IG
Best Finance App IG
Best Investment Magazine Investors Chronicle
Joanne Hart, The Mail
Best Newspaper Tipster on Sunday
Best UK Property Investment
Adviser Nova Financial
Best CFD Provider Plus 500
Best Newcomer PrimaryBid
Best Platform for the Active
Trader Saxo Capital Markets
Best ETP Provider Societe Generale
Best Investor Communications Sound Energy
Best Alternative Investments
Provider Stanley Gibbons
Best Investor Relations
Firm St Brides
Steph McGovern, BBC
Best Business TV Journalist Breakfast
Best Stockbroker for International
Dealing TD Direct Investing
Best Low Cost Stockbroker TD Direct Investing
Best SIPP Provider TD Direct Investing
Financial Publication of
the Year The Economist
Self Select ISA Provider
of the Year The Share Centre
Best Online Stockbroker The Share Centre
Best Trading Innovation TRADE IT
Best Trading Education
Best Peer to Peer Provider Wellesley
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NOTES TO EDITORS
ADVFN (www.advfn.com) is a global stocks and shares information website providing market-leading financial tools and data to private investors around the world.
Offering real-time share prices, news feeds, charting, portfolio management, monitor lists, financials, data from 79 global stock exchanges, Level 2 and the most active financial bulletin board in the UK (along with many other features), the site is the destination of choice for day traders and retail investors.
Established in the last quarter of 1999, ADVFN (LSE:AFN)(OTCQX:IHUBY) was floated on the London Stock Exchange's AIM market in March 2000. ADVFN began trading on the American OTCQX market under the symbol "IHUBY" in August 2014. The site currently has over three million registered users who generate in excess of 177 million page impressions a month.
Originally a UK-based site, the company currently operates in the US, UK, Brazil, Japan and Dubai.
ADVFN has a joint venture in Brazil, a country in which ADVFN has a geographic and language targeted website. This is in addition to its US, French, German, Italian, Canadian, Japanese, Indian, Mexican and Filipino ADVFN financial sites.
In September 2006 ADVFN acquired InvestorsHub.com, a leading online investment community website in the North American market.
ADVFN bought All IPO, an online IPO trading platform, as well as stock brokerages TSCTrade and Throgmorton Street Capital in July 2009.
In 2013 ADVFN acquired Finance Manila, a key resource in a rapidly growing market economy.
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