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Honors & Awards

 

Learn about our outstanding, internationally recognized awards and why more people are switching to Place Trade every day!

 

  A+ Rating Place Trade BBB
     

 

Best Online Brokers 4.5 Stars

 

 

Better Business Bureau Rating:  A+

 

 


 

 

Best Online Brokers 2014 - Barron's Magazine

           

 

Awarded 4 1/2 Stars  ~  Ranked #3 Overall Best Online Broker    ~  Best for Frequent Traders

 

 

Best Online Broker

 

 


 

 

Best Online Brokers 2013 - Barron's Magazine

           

 

Awarded 4 1/2 Stars  ~  Ranked #3 Overall Best Online Broker  ~  Lowest Monthly Cost  ~  Best for Frequent Traders

 

 

Best Online Brokers

 

 

 

"What we like most about Place Trade is that its friendly, attentive service complements IB platform."

 

~ Barron's Magazine

 

 


 


 

 

     
 

 

Barron's Awarded Place Trade:

 

4½ Stars  ~  Top 3  (Overall Ranking) 

 

# 3 Best Online Broker 2014

 

 

Additional Accolades:  

 

Best for Frequent Traders 4 Stars & Top 5 Ranking

 

 

 

 
     
 

 

Barron's named Place Trade as Best Online Broker 1 for:

 

Trading and Technology: 4.8 Stars - Highest Ranking 4.8/5.0

 

Usability: 4.6 Stars - Top 2 Ranking 

 

Mobile: 4.7 Stars - Top 2 Ranking 

 

Portfolio Analysis & Reports 5.0 (The Highest Possible Ranking!)

 

Research Amenities: 4.8 Stars - Top 2 Ranking 

 

Customer Service and Education: 4.8 Stars - Top 2 Ranking 

 

1Place Trade was tied with others that received the same individual rankings. Please review the complete rankings for more information.

 

(Barron's awarded Place Trade with 4½ out of 5 Stars for its overall rating.  (The highest overall ranking/number of stars awarded on the 2014.)

  

 
     
 

 

Barron's Magazine - Special Report - The Best Online Brokers of 2014

 

Cover Story:  The Best Online Brokers of 2014

 

 
     

 

 

 

 

Not bad for a full service broker with online trading!

 


 

 

Barron's Awarded Place Trade:

 

 

4½ Stars  ~  Top 3 Ranking 

 

# 3 Best Online Broker 2013

 

Additional Accolades:  

 

Best for Frequent Traders 4 Stars & Top 5 Ranking

Frequent Traders - Lowest Monthly Cost - Top 5 Ranking

 

Barron's named Place Trade as Best Online Broker for:

 

Trading and Technology: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking

Usability: 4.6 Stars - Top 3 Ranking 

Mobile: 4.6 Stars - Top 5 Ranking 

Research Amenities: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking 

Customer Service and Education: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking 

 

(Barron's awarded Place Trade with 4½ out of 5 Stars for its overall rating.  (The highest overall ranking/number of stars awarded on the 2013.)

 

Barron's Magazine - Special Report - Best Online Brokers 2013

 

Cover Story:  Back Online!

Barron's Online Broker Review

 

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2012 - Barron's Magazine - Best Online Brokers 

 

            Barron's Awarded 4 Stars & a Top 10 Ranking

 

 

Barron's Magazine - Special Report - Best Online Brokers 2012     

 

 

Cover Story: Cut the Cord ~ Barron's Online Broker Review

 
 

 

A+ Rating Place Trade BBB

 

 

Better Business Bureau Rating:  A+

 

 

Place Trade proudly continues to hold an A+ rating with the BBB!

 

 

 

Learn why our clients are so happy and why you should switch to Place Trade today.

 

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Additional Honors for our CEO: Sarah M. Place, MBA

 

 

 

 

2016 - Largest Financial Planning Firms in the Triangle

 

2015 - Largest Financial Planning Firms in the Triangle

 

2014 - Largest Securities Brokerages in the Triangle

 

2009 - Sarah Place awarded the first annual Good Samaritan Award at CFO of the Year Awards - Triangle Business Journal

 

2007 - Sarah Place was recognized by the Triangle Business Journal as a 2007 Women in Business Award winner.

  

 

 

 2010 - Sarah Place awarded CFO of the Year - Business Leader Magazine

 

           - Sarah Place awarded 1st Annual Movers& Shakers Award - Business Leader Magazine

 

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Learn more about our Founder & CEO, Sarah M. Place

  

To schedule an interview with Sarah M. Place, MBA Please contact Anneliese Curtis at 919.719.7200

 

 

Barron's named Place Trade as Best Online Broker for:

Trading and Technology: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #3 highest rating)

Usability: 4.6 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #2 highest rating)

Mobile: 4.6 Stars - Top 5 Ranking (Tied #4 highest rating)

Research Amenities: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #2 highest rating)

Customer Service and Education: 4.7 Stars - Top 3 Ranking (Tied #2 highest rating)

 

Please Note;

This list is not all inclusive. The information is updated regularly, so please check back frequently.

 

Honors & Awards ~ Best Online Broker, Best Customer Service, Best Trading Platforms & Lowest Cost ~ Place Trade is honored to receive 4 1/2 Stars and a Top 3 overall ranking by Barron's Magazine. Open an Account and experience the difference! You will quickly see why more people are switching to Place Trade every day!

 

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