TD Ameritrade Launches Learning Center in thinkorswim® Platform

  TD Ameritrade Launches Learning Center in thinkorswim® Platform

 New Learning Center Help Traders Easily Navigate Through Features, Tools and
               Quickly Learn About Latest Platform Enhancements

Business Wire

OMAHA, Neb. -- November 21, 2012

TDAmeritrade, Inc. ("TD Ameritrade"), a broker dealer subsidiary of
TDAmeritrade Holding Corporation (NYSE: AMTD), announced the addition of a
Learning Center to its thinkorswim^® professional-style trading platform.
Traders can browse the archives to learn more about tools like Use the News or
the FX Currency Map all in one convenient place.

“The Learning Center is designed to help traders master the thinkorswim
platform,” said Steve Quirk, senior vice president of TD Ameritrade’s Trader
Group. “We’ve received high industry accolades for being best for novice
traders* and pride ourselves on leveling the playing field by providing Wall
Street-like tools to Main Street. Our new Learning Center streamlines the
learning process for new and current thinkorswim users and can help our
clients get the most out of our intuitive trading tools and features.”

Accessible from a new user-friendly home screen and free to TD Ameritrade
clients using the thinkorswim platform, the Learning Center contains:

  *Video tutorials and guides on thinkorswim features
  *Access to webcasts, online courses, and trading strategy functionality
  *Publications, like thinkMoney^® magazine and articles packed with market
  *Comprehensive Frequently Asked Questions compiled by the thinkorswim
    support staff based on the most common client platform questions

“To-date, clients are spending an average of eight minutes per visit on the
thinkorswim Learning Center, and thousands of traders are clarifying their use
of thinkorswim with this powerful new resource daily,” continued Quirk. “Our
FAQ, Glossary and Trading Strategies are updated on a weekly, and sometimes
even on a daily, basis so our clients can rest assured the content will stay
fresh and relevant.”

The Learning Center is the informational hub for thinkorswim, focused on how
to effectively use the platform and all of its advanced features and
functionality. For traders already experienced with thinkorswim, the Learning
Center provides additional, up-to-date information on the platform’s newest

For more information on the thinkorswim Learning Center please visit:

For more information on the thinkorswim platform please visit

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*In Barron’s17th annual ranking of online brokers, published March 12, 2012,
TD Ameritrade received 4 stars in the “Best for Novices” category and the
thinkorswim trading platform led TD Ameritrade to be named in the "Best for
Frequent Traders" and "Best for Options Traders" categories . TD Ameritrade
was evaluated against 26 others in the 2012 review. Barron’s is a trademark of
Dow Jones, L.P. All rights reserved.

The risk of loss in trading securities, options, futures and forex can be
substantial. Clients must consider all relevant risk factors, including their
own personal financial situation, before trading.


About TDAmeritrade Holding Corporation

Millions of investors and independent registered investment advisors (RIAs)
have turned to TD Ameritrade’s (NYSE: AMTD) technology, people and education
to help make investing and trading easier to understand and do. Online or over
the phone. In a branch or with an independent RIA. First-timer or
sophisticated trader. Our clients want to take control, and we help them
decide how – bringing Wall Street to Main Street for more than 36 years. TD
Ameritrade has time and again been recognized as a leader in investment
services. Please visit TD Ameritrade’s newsroom or for more

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TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation
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