Tampa Bay, FL, November 1, 2011 - TraderPlanet.com, an interactive, social-networking site for active traders and investors, announced today that it has renewed its collaboration with SFO Magazine to serve as the Publisher Partner for this year's annual TraderPlanet STAR Awards.
TraderPlanet.com, recognized by Inc. Magazine as a 2011 Inc. 500 company, has experienced astounding growth during the past three years as a popular market commentary/news aggregator and trading educator. TraderPlanet.com offers exclusive features such as TraderTube(R), a (no cost) subscription, web-based video service, and "Ask Trader Ed," a daily trader's advice column to an active, global, social community of over 57,000 members.
"Our partnership with SFO Magazine is another successful example of our strategy to work with other financial education leaders to provide reliable trading resources," said Lane Mendelsohn, Founder of TraderPlanet.com. "As each year of the STAR Awards passes, our collective audiences are building the trader's ultimate consumer resource guide."
The TraderPlanet STAR Awards program celebrates companies that provide products and services of exemplary performance and value for traders. Vendors and authors compete for votes in respective categories, which range from books to seminars to advanced software trading platforms.
"The caliber of nominees for consideration was exceptional as always," said Sara Kies, Creative Director, SFO Magazine. "It is always gratifying to have so many notable products to consider, especially as we begin this third annual awards season. We're proud to recognize these companies and individuals for their outstanding accomplishments and we are excited to be working with the TraderPlanet.com team again."
The TraderPlanet community considers finalists during a voting process that will identify the primary winner(s) in each respective STAR category. Voting begins on November 1st, 2011 and will conclude on January 31, 2012 with respective category winners to be announced on or about February 6, 2012.
To view the finalists and vote for the 2011 STAR Awards, please visit:
TraderPlanet.com is an Inc. 500 company headquartered in the TampaBay, FL area and is a social-networking site that 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. TraderPlanet.com's highly interactive, multimedia platform promotes a free-flowing exchange of ideas through questions, answers, and commentary geared towards improving trading strategies and investment performance. TraderPlanet and TraderTube are registered trademarks of TraderPlanet.com, LLC
For more information, please visit www.TraderPlanet.com.
About SFO Magazine
SFO is a free digital publication for stocks, futures, options, forex and commodity traders. Backed by state-of-the-art technology, SFO magazine has revolutionized the phrase "learn to trade" by delivering in-depth articles on stocks, futures, options, forex (FX) and more with an all-digital format. In addition to the digital issue, SFO also offers subscribers free webinars, weekly e-newsletters, plus a robust website with breaking news and daily columns from industry experts.
For more information, visit http://www.sfomag.com and follow @SFOmag on Twitter.