Online Investor Toolbox Completes First Investor Education Workshops in Kuwait

Apr 19, 2001, 01:00 ET from ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.

    PROVO, Utah, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Online Investor Toolbox (formerly
 Online Investors Advantage), the world leader in online investor education and
 a wholly owned subsidiary of ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:   ZSUN), has completed its first investor education
 workshops in Kuwait.
     The company trained several dozen investors in Kuwait City on the benefits
 of using the Internet to research and evaluate investing opportunities, manage
 their portfolios and trade online.  The workshops also detailed for investors
 alternative investing strategies, including shorts and options.
     "Kuwait is well-known as one of the richest oil countries in the world,
 with a history of trading stocks," said Ahmed Qureshi, Vice President of
 global business development for Online Investor Toolbox.  "Our investor
 education program is tailored to educating investors how to solidify their
 immediate and long-term financial security by taking advantage of the Internet
 as an investing vehicle.  Because of the history of trading shares in Kuwait
 and the interest in investing online, our seminars and workshops were well
 received.  We look forward to making Kuwait a frequent stop on our workshop
 circuit."
     In addition to Kuwait, OIT has conducted investor education workshops
 internationally in Australia, Canada, Egypt, England, Hong Kong-SAR, Jordan,
 Malaysia, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa and the United
 Arab Emirates.
     Prior to holding the workshops, OIT offers free 90-minute seminars as an
 introduction to the benefits of online investing and the tools and resources
 that are now available to the individual investor.  The company's one- and
 two-day, classroom-style training workshops are offered throughout the United
 States and around the world.  The workshops are led by qualified instructors
 who educate investors through a time-tested, five-step online investing
 formula and proven investing strategies.  As part of the workshop, investors
 are introduced to OIT's InvestorToolbox.com, a subscription-based service that
 is the foundation for the online stock research and evaluation taught by OIT's
 workshop instructors.
 
     About Online Investor Toolbox
     Since 1997, OIT, formerly Online Investors Advantage, has trained hundreds
 of thousands of investors, via investing seminars, workshops, and self-
 directed learning programs.  The OIT training teaches proven investing
 formulas and strategies, along with providing instruction on the benefits of
 using the Internet as an investing tool, both of which help investors make
 responsible investing decisions that minimize risks and maximize returns.  In
 addition to its investor education programs, OIT operates Investor Toolbox
 (www.investortoolbox.com), an online portal offering OIT's members access to
 stock market news, investing tools, portfolio tracking, interactive charts,
 customer support, and ongoing investor education opportunities.
 
     About ZiaSun Technologies
     Headquartered in Solana Beach, California, ZiaSun Technologies, Inc. is a
 publicly traded holding company focused on international e-finance and
 investor education, along with selective e-commerce opportunities.
 
     Safe Harbor statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995:  Except for historical information, the matters discussed in this
 news release that may be considered forward-looking statements could be
 subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results
 to differ materially from those projected.  These include uncertainties in the
 market, competition, legal, success of marketing efforts and other risks
 detailed from time to time in the company's SEC reports.  The company assumes
 no obligation to update the information in this release.
 
     For further information please contact Media, Ahmed Qureshi of Online
 Investor Toolbox, 801-229-2794, ahmedq@investortoolbox.com; or Kevin Wilson of
 Politis Communications, 801-523-3730, mobile, 801-898-5520,
 kwilson@politis.com, for ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.; or Investors, Michelle
 Cutting of ZiaSun Technologies Inc., 858-350-4060, michelle@ziasun.com; or
 David Politis of Politis Communications, 801-523-3730, mobile, 801-556-8184,
 dpolitis@politis.com, for ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.
 
 
 

SOURCE ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.
    PROVO, Utah, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Online Investor Toolbox (formerly
 Online Investors Advantage), the world leader in online investor education and
 a wholly owned subsidiary of ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:   ZSUN), has completed its first investor education
 workshops in Kuwait.
     The company trained several dozen investors in Kuwait City on the benefits
 of using the Internet to research and evaluate investing opportunities, manage
 their portfolios and trade online.  The workshops also detailed for investors
 alternative investing strategies, including shorts and options.
     "Kuwait is well-known as one of the richest oil countries in the world,
 with a history of trading stocks," said Ahmed Qureshi, Vice President of
 global business development for Online Investor Toolbox.  "Our investor
 education program is tailored to educating investors how to solidify their
 immediate and long-term financial security by taking advantage of the Internet
 as an investing vehicle.  Because of the history of trading shares in Kuwait
 and the interest in investing online, our seminars and workshops were well
 received.  We look forward to making Kuwait a frequent stop on our workshop
 circuit."
     In addition to Kuwait, OIT has conducted investor education workshops
 internationally in Australia, Canada, Egypt, England, Hong Kong-SAR, Jordan,
 Malaysia, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa and the United
 Arab Emirates.
     Prior to holding the workshops, OIT offers free 90-minute seminars as an
 introduction to the benefits of online investing and the tools and resources
 that are now available to the individual investor.  The company's one- and
 two-day, classroom-style training workshops are offered throughout the United
 States and around the world.  The workshops are led by qualified instructors
 who educate investors through a time-tested, five-step online investing
 formula and proven investing strategies.  As part of the workshop, investors
 are introduced to OIT's InvestorToolbox.com, a subscription-based service that
 is the foundation for the online stock research and evaluation taught by OIT's
 workshop instructors.
 
     About Online Investor Toolbox
     Since 1997, OIT, formerly Online Investors Advantage, has trained hundreds
 of thousands of investors, via investing seminars, workshops, and self-
 directed learning programs.  The OIT training teaches proven investing
 formulas and strategies, along with providing instruction on the benefits of
 using the Internet as an investing tool, both of which help investors make
 responsible investing decisions that minimize risks and maximize returns.  In
 addition to its investor education programs, OIT operates Investor Toolbox
 (www.investortoolbox.com), an online portal offering OIT's members access to
 stock market news, investing tools, portfolio tracking, interactive charts,
 customer support, and ongoing investor education opportunities.
 
     About ZiaSun Technologies
     Headquartered in Solana Beach, California, ZiaSun Technologies, Inc. is a
 publicly traded holding company focused on international e-finance and
 investor education, along with selective e-commerce opportunities.
 
     Safe Harbor statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
 of 1995:  Except for historical information, the matters discussed in this
 news release that may be considered forward-looking statements could be
 subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results
 to differ materially from those projected.  These include uncertainties in the
 market, competition, legal, success of marketing efforts and other risks
 detailed from time to time in the company's SEC reports.  The company assumes
 no obligation to update the information in this release.
 
     For further information please contact Media, Ahmed Qureshi of Online
 Investor Toolbox, 801-229-2794, ahmedq@investortoolbox.com; or Kevin Wilson of
 Politis Communications, 801-523-3730, mobile, 801-898-5520,
 kwilson@politis.com, for ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.; or Investors, Michelle
 Cutting of ZiaSun Technologies Inc., 858-350-4060, michelle@ziasun.com; or
 David Politis of Politis Communications, 801-523-3730, mobile, 801-556-8184,
 dpolitis@politis.com, for ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.
 
 
 SOURCE  ZiaSun Technologies, Inc.