Online Trading Academy Awards Franchise in Jakarta, Indonesia

New Jakarta Location to be the 35th Financial Education Center for Online Trading Academy

Irvine, CA, February 26, 2010 - Online Trading Academy is proud to announce an agreement with a new franchise owner in Jakarta, Indonesia who will open a new financial education center this summer. The Indonesian market has been awarded to Michael Steven, President and Director of Kresna Securities, a leader across the spectrum of investment banking and capital market services.

"We are thrilled to expand Online Trading Academy to Indonesia as our third location in Asia," said Eyal Shahar, President of Online Trading Academy. "This is a great opportunity for the people of Indonesia to take advantage of our diverse class offerings and to improve their trading skills."

The Indonesia franchise joins a rapidly growing list of worldwide locations as a leader in financial education. Since 1997, Online Trading Academy has been teaching traders by using the same tools, techniques and analysis that pros use in the modern marketplace. Students work in state-of-the-art classrooms using a unique “hands-on” approach to learning that has made Online Trading Academy famous.

Online Trading Academy believes the best way for students to learn is by learning in a real trading environment. Students in our Pro Trader classes are given access to “live accounts” on which to practice trading and Online Trading Academy covers all their commissions and losses. Innovations like this and fully reimbursed student tuitions in the form of discounted tickets from affiliated brokers have made Online Trading Academy the pioneering institution in the field of financial education.

About Online Trading Academy

Irvine, California-based Online Trading Academy is a global network of financial education centers focused on teaching students the art of trading since June of 1997. Online Trading Academy offers instruction in physical classrooms and online; in multiple asset classes including Stocks, Options, Forex and Futures. Online Trading Academy offers professional instruction from experienced industry professionals, as well as a wide array of beneficial home study materials to supplement classroom study. Over 200,000 investors have experienced Online Trading Academy’s Education with classroom locations that include: Phoenix, Irvine, Los Angeles, Concord, San Jose, Denver, Orlando, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale, Atlanta, Chicago, Kansas City, Boston, Baltimore, Detroit, Minneapolis, New York City, Secaucus, Charlotte, Philadelphia, Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Seattle, Washington DC, Milwaukee, Dubai, London, Jakarta, Singapore, Mumbai, Vancouver and Toronto. For more information, visit

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