Heightened competition has led many brokers to become niche players in order to differentiate themselves. Brokers seeking active stock traders have a different cost structure, research offerings and order-entry process than a broker acting as a one-stop center for investors seeking banking services, financial planning and management of varied portfolios of stocks, mutual funds, and bonds.
...To continue reading this article you must be a Computerized Investing Subscriber.
Already a CI subscriber? Login to read the rest of this article.
A subscription to Computerized Investing includes a monthly email and access to the CI Website, all of which aim to benefit your investing skills with respect to computers and the Internet.