LONDON, November 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
eToro, the world's leading Social Investment Network, announced today that it was awarded "Best Use of Social Media" by Shares Magazine for eToro OpenBook™. eToro OpenBook connects millions of users from over 140 countries and enables users to tap into the wisdom of the crowds to make smarter investment decisions. Users can connect with any trader in the network to discuss the markets, share trading tips, and even see, follow and copy the trades of any trader into their own account.
This is the 7 th time this year that eToro has been recognized for its ground breaking contributions in Social Trading. Shares Magazine nominees and winners in the Financial Services category are chosen solely by the readers, making this win even more important to eToro.
"It's exciting to receive recognition from a prestigious readership such as Shares Magazine; it confirms to us that eToro is on the right track and that Social Trading is changing the financial services space ," said Yoni Assia , CEO at eToro and continues, "Looking towards the future, eToro will continue to innovate and introduce additional technologies that will allow users to further profit from Social Trading."About Shares Magazine Shares is the leading weekly publication for stock market professionals and private investors and as such is read weekly by thousands of analysts, fund managers, stockbrokers, company directors and private investors. The Shares team of expert writers is highly regarded in the UK and their comments frequently influences the market's view of individual companies and their underlying share price. The magazine's easy-to-read style and depth of analysis has made it the indispensable weekly read for those actively investing in the UK stock market today. About eToro eToro is the world's leading investment network, with millions of registered 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 Social Trading Guru Program allows expert and talented traders to earn wide reaching recognition and monetize their trading expertise by earning rich monthly rewards. Through a wide range of award-winning web-based and mobile social trading platforms, eToro appeals to every level of trading expertise, and provides an amazing investment experience that caters to the needs of the consumer investor. For more information, visit us at http://www.etoro.com. Alon Levitan pr@eToro.com +357-2-5030234 http://www.eToro.com SOURCE eToro