Online Trading Academy Announces the Grand Opening of the New Minneapolis Campus

Newest Online Trading Academy Location will Open in Conjunction With Free Half-Day Class Hosted by John O’Donnell

Irvine, CA, October 22, 2007 – Online Trading Academy, the world’s only trading school that allows students to trade live using real capital, continues to expand their growing list of campuses with the latest addition in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Recently named the top city in the US for business, Minneapolis is now home to the world leader in professional trader education.

“We are very excited about this new Online Trading Academy campus opening in the city ranked number 1 by MarketWatch,” said Eyal Shahar, President and CEO of Online Trading Academy. “Minneapolis is a great place to live and now it’s a great place for a financial education!”

The Grand Opening of Online Trading Academy’s newest franchise will feature a Free Half-Day Class hosted by John O’Donnell on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 1st, 2nd and 3rd. All workshops are from 10 am to 2 pm. O’Donnell, who is the Chief Knowledge Officer of Online Trading Academy was a principal or consultant to five public companies before coming to Online Trading Academy, and is recognized for his insight into business cycles and the changing markets.

“Minnesota students will discover the power of lifelong learning. This will be a great week at Online Trading Academy in Minneapolis,” O’Donnell said.

Exclusive course work developed from years of research and trading experience is the hallmark of Online Trading Academy’s success. The training experience and educational materials are unparalleled. Online Trading Academy is the only training facility to offer live trading in a classroom environment. The use of its own trading capital with no financial risk to the student is a pioneering concept in trading education. Graduates have the benefit of learning the systems and practices used by trading professionals on Wall Street.

The new Online Trading Academy Minnesota is located at 7801 Metro Parkway, Suite 150, Bloomington, MN 55425. The phone numbers are: toll free (888) 682-6466 or (952) 814-4410.

About Online Trading Academy

Irvine, Calif.-based Online Trading Academy is a financial education academy focused on educating students in the art of trading since June 1997. Online Trading Academy offers instruction in physical classrooms and online; in multiple asset classes and across a spectrum of trading styles and instruments, from Short Term Trading, Swing Trading, Position Trading, and Investment Theory for Stocks, Options, Futures (Eminis & Commodities) and Currencies. Over 200,000 investors have experienced Online Trading Academy’s Education with classroom locations that include: New York, Los Angeles, Irvine, Houston, Dallas, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Phoenix, UK, Toronto, Singapore and Dubai. For more information about Online Trading Academy visit

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