At much the same time we were learning to trust our internet banking processes we were learning to accept we could trade online. While in the early 2000’s the process wasn’t very sophisticated we were able to trade at greatly reduced cost. No longer did we require a broker. While it may not have been the first E-Trade made it simple to open an account and trade at a fraction of the cost we were used to.
Today we have progressed a long way and there are a great number of sophisticated technologies to assist us effectively trade on the sharemarket. Some of the technologies are designed to educate you on what you should consider, other outline what the most successful investors are doing for comparison. Others are designed to further improve the speed and maximise returns for your individual trades.