|[April 14, 2014]
E*TRADE Earns Two Honoree Distinctions in the 18th Annual Webby Awards
NEW YORK --(Business Wire)--
E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) today announced E*TRADE
earned two honoree distinctions for Best Financial Services/ Banking
website and Best Practices for its mobile app in the 18th
Annual Webby Awards.
Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York
Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of
Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award
honoring digital excellence. E*TRADE's site and app were selected based
on their content, structure and navigation, visual design,
functionality, interactivity and overall experience.
"As online and mobile investing pioneers, we focus on innovation with a
singular purpose: to improve the investing experience for our
customers," said John Matos, who oversees E*TRADE's digital channels.
"These distinctions speak to our ability to deliver them an experience
that rivals the best of the Web."
"Honorees like E*TRADE set the standard for digital innovation and
creativity," said David-Michel Davies, Executive Director of The Webby
Awards. "It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best
from the 12,000 entries we received this year."
E*TRADE offers simple, smart and seamless digital platforms backed by
human guidance. E*TRADE
360 delivers access to all E*TRADE accounts, positions, watch lists,
charts and more - all on one page. Its mobile offerings include
investing applications for popular devices including iPhone®,
iPad®, Android™ Phone (News - Alert) and Tablet, Windows® Phone
and Kindle Fire. Investors can use E*TRADE
Mobile apps to manage their account on the go, place stock, option,
ETF and mutual fund trades, as well as access real-time quotes, news,
charts and educational content anywhere.
About E*TRADE Financial
The E*TRADE Financial family of companies provides financial services
including online brokerage and related banking products and services to
retail investors. Specific business segments include Trading and
Investing and Balance Sheet Management. Securities products and services
are offered by E*TRADE Securities LLC (Member FINRA/SIPC). Bank products
and services are offered by E*TRADE Bank, a Federal savings bank, Member
FDIC, or its subsidiaries and affiliates. More information is available
About the Webby Awards
The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence
on the Internet, including websites, Interactive Advertising & Media,
Online Film & Video, Mobile & Apps and Social. Established in 1996, The
Webby Awards received nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and over
60 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards is presented by the
International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and
Partners of The Webby Awards include: Microsoft (News - Alert), Dell, Vitamin T,
MailChimp, Engine Yard, Funny or Die, AdAge, Percolate, Mashable,
Business Insider, Internet Week New York and Guardian News and Media.
E*TRADE Financial, E*TRADE and the E*TRADE logo are trademarks or
registered trademarks of E*TRADE Financial Corporation.
© 2014 E*TRADE Financial Corporation. All rights reserved.
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