TradeKing Advisors’ CEO Richard Hagen, Jr. Named One of’s “Ten to Watch in 2015”

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--()--TradeKing Advisors, Inc., a SEC-registered investment advisor that offers online investment advisory services at an affordable price, announced its CEO Richard J. Hagen, Jr. was named one of’s Ten to Watch in 2015.

For its annual edition, the editors of REP.magazine, the publishing house of, reviews the financial management landscape and identifies ten individuals poised to shake up the industry in the year to come. Hagen was selected due to the combination of his rich industry experience and vision for the rapidly emerging online advisory space.

Although many people are good at self-directed investing and managing their own investments, TradeKing Advisors recognized that others may not have the time or expertise to navigate market fluctuations, and are looking for professionally-managed portfolios, at an affordable price. TradeKing Advisors was formed to offer a new choice for value minded investors with portfolios designed and monitored by the experts at Ibbotson Associates, Inc., a registered investment adviser and part of the Morningstar Investment Management group, and the versatility, ease-of-use and transparency of the online advice platforms.

About TradeKing Advisors, Inc.
Portfolios are offered through TradeKing Advisors, Inc. (TradeKing Advisors), an SEC-registered investment advisor. TradeKing Advisors has chosen Ibbotson Associates, Inc., an SEC-registered investment advisor and wholly owned subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc., to provide asset allocation, portfolio construction and monitoring services for the TradeKing Advisors portfolios. Ibbotson Associates is not acting in the capacity of an investment advisor to individual investors. The Morningstar name and logo are registered marks of Morningstar, Inc. Ibbotson Associates is not affiliated with TradeKing Advisors.

About Ibbotson Associates
Ibbotson Associates, Inc. is a registered investment advisor and wholly owned subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc. It is part of the Morningstar Investment Management group, which creates custom investment solutions that combine award-winning research and global resources with proprietary Morningstar data. With approximately $169 billion in assets under advisement and management as of June 30, 2014, the Morningstar Investment Management group provides comprehensive retirement, investment advisory, and portfolio management services for financial institutions, plan sponsors, and advisors around the world.

About TradeKing Group, Inc.
TradeKing Group, Inc. ( consists of companies that provide online brokerage services, social communities for investors, investor education and more. Its subsidiary, TradeKing, LLC, is a nationally licensed online broker/dealer dedicated to empowering the independent, self- directed investor. It offers simple, low fees. The TradeKing platform features powerful online equity, options, ETF, mutual fund and fixed-income trading tools accompanied by a rich set of news, research and analysis capabilities.

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TradeKing Group, Inc. is not a broker/dealer. Ibbotson Associates, Inc. is not an affiliate of TradeKing Group, Inc.

All investments involve risk, which may include the loss of income payments as well as some or all principal invested. Asset allocation and diversification does not necessarily eliminate the risk of experiencing investment loss. TradeKing Advisors does not warrant or guarantee its process will lead to success. Past performance does not guarantee future results.

Risks applicable to any portfolio are those associated with its underlying securities. Please see the TradeKing Advisors Disclosure Brochure for further information. Before you invest, you should carefully review and consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of each exchange-traded product (ETP) that are to be used within TradeKing Advisors’ portfolios. ETP trading prices may not necessarily reflect the net asset value of the underlying securities. You are able to review and download ETP product descriptions via the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) website at

Please refer to Form ADV Part 2A for detailed information pertaining to the following topics: Pricing and Fees – Item 5; Investment Strategy and Risks – Item 8.

This is not an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction where we are not authorized to conduct investment advisory business. Brokerage accounts are serviced by TradeKing, LLC and advisory client account assets are custodied with Apex Clearing Corporation, Members FINRA and SIPC. TradeKing Advisors and TradeKing, LLC are wholly owned subsidiaries of TradeKing Group, Inc.

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Release Summary

TradeKing Advisors, Inc., a SEC-registered investment advisor, announced its CEO Richard J. Hagen, Jr. was named one of's 10 to Watch for 2015.

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