Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) March 16, 2009
http://www.TraderPlanet.com, the interactive social networking site for active traders and investors, announced today that the Market Technicians Association (MTA) has joined TraderPlanet as its newest "Conqueror" corporate member.
As part of its "Conqueror" designation, the Market Technicians Association will provide educational and market-specific information for the TraderPlanet.com website.
"The Market Technicians Association loves the idea of having a place like TraderPlanet, where traders can go for social networking. It is a great place for traders to find blogs, newsletters, articles, educational information, stock quotes and many more tools that are relevant to today's market. Lane Mendelsohn, a long-time member of the MTA, has put in a lot of time and effort into getting this great website available to the public, and we wish him much success," said Tom Silveri, MTA Executive Director.
Headquartered in New York, the Market Technicians Association (MTA) is the leading organization for technical analysis professionals and the governing body for the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation. The not-for-profit association's objective is to educate the investment community and MTA members in technical analysis. More than 2,800 analysts and related market professionals across the world are members of the MTA.
Launched in January 2009, http://www.TraderPlanet.com is the fastest growing free online social networking community for active traders and investors. It also offers a range of corporate membership options for companies, as well as professional industry organizations such as the Market Technicians Association, who wish to share their services and products with the TraderPlanet community.
In exchange, corporate members are awarded badges of honor in the form of seals within three categories that represent the roles they serve within the trader population. These include Explorer, Adventurer, and Conqueror, which is the highest designation. In any of these categories, contributions can consist of daily trading blogs, tutorials, audio podcasts, educational video and market commentary.
"We are delighted that the Market Technicians Association is bringing its market analysis expertise to our corporate membership program," said TraderPlanet.com Founder and President Lane J. Mendelsohn. "This, coupled with TraderPlanet.com's ability to put these industry leaders in direct contact with both retail and professional traders is a win-win situation that will enable both organizations to further enhance their capabilities. It will also be an invaluable alliance as we prepare to broaden the scope of the services and educational tools we offer our members."
TraderPlanet.com, a Tampa Baby, FL-based social networking site, provides individual traders of all skill levels a one-stop destination for financial information and trading tools. TraderPlanet.com is the only financial networking site of its kind that offers its members a full suite of market data feeds, advanced technical tools and extensive analyst commentary across asset classes, while enabling members to give back to the broader world community through gift giving to charitable causes. Designed to level the playing field between institutional and individual investors, TraderPlanet.com's fully interactive multimedia platform is designed to promote the free-flow exchange of ideas through questions, answers and comments geared towards improving trading strategies and investment performance.
About Market Technicians Association
The Market Technicians Association (MTA) is a not-for-profit professional regulatory organization with over 2,800 market analysis professional members in over 61 countries. Founded in 1973, the MTA's main objectives involve the education of the public, the investment community and its membership in the theory, practice and application of technical analysis.
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