LONDON, January 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
eToro, the world's largest investment network, announced today the availability of OpenBook in Chinese Mandarin, an online social trading platform used to trade foreign currencies, commodities and indices. eToro's OpenBook provides real time feeds of expert traders' positions and profits, with the ability to quickly identify the best performing traders, and includes the award winning CopyTrader™ feature to instantly copy all of the top trader's trades into a personal investment portfolio.
Online financial trading for the private investor is on the rise in China. Retail online trading contributed a majority of retail investor trading (51 per cent) in 2009/10, up from 43 per cent in 2008/09 as a proportion of total retail investor trading according to The HKEx Derivatives Market Transaction Survey.
"China has just passed the US as the country with the largest Internet population in the world," said eToro CEO, Johnathan Assia. "We are proud to lead the social trading revolution in China by providing investors with an easy to use trading platform combined with a community powered investment network."
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eToro is the world's largest investment network, with over 1.75 million users in over 140 countries and thousands of new accounts opened each day. eToro leads the social trading revolution through its community powered network, which enables every investor to see, follow and automatically copy the actions of other investors in real time. eToro's mission is to open the financial markets to every individual and make them accessible through a simple, transparent and more profitable way to trade and invest online. By harnessing the wisdom of the crowds every member of eToro's social trading network benefits from accelerated information exchange, knowledge sharing and the ability to quickly identify the best investment opportunities. eToro's open Guru Program allows expert and talented traders to earn wide reaching recognition and monetize their trading expertise by earning rich monthly rewards. eToro's wide range of award-winning web-based and mobile social trading platforms appeal to every level of trading expertise, and provide an amazing investment experience that caters to the needs of the consumer investor. For more information, visit us at http://www.etoro.com.