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Patricia Campbell
Peregrine Financial Group, Inc. (PFGBEST)
(312) 775-3411


PFGBEST® launches its Future of Trading iPad Giveaway June 1

Five iPads to be awarded each month to those who sign up to try free demo of PFGBEST Mobile® platform

CHICAGO, May 24, 2010 PFGBEST, one of the nation's largest Futures Commission Merchants (FCMs), today announced it will give away five iPads each month to help traders and investors become familiar and comfortable with mobile trading capabilities. The winners of the PFGBEST Future of Trading iPad Giveaway will be announced in live webinars at 3:30 p.m. Central time on the first trading day of the month starting in July.

To sign up for a simulated trading account which will make you eligible in the drawings, go to At least one practice trade must be executed in order to be eligible in the drawings for the iPads.

Anyone can participate in the free webinars where winners will be announced. At the start of the PFGBEST Future of Trading iPad Giveaway webinar each month, five names will be drawn from those who have signed up for practice trading and they will receive a free iPad. To be part of the free webinars, go to Winners' names will also be posted on the website.

"In launching the PFGBEST Future of Trading iPad Giveaway, we are embracing not only new hardware trends for communicating and trading, but we are embracing what is a clear lifestyle trend for our customers and prospects to be live and unplugged," said PFGBEST President and Chief Operating Officer Russ Wasendorf, Jr. He added that statistics show that more than a million iPads were sold in the first month of availability, starting in April of this year. PFGBEST client demand is showing that expansion of smart mobile devices as the customer's preferred way to communicate is beginning to eclipse the number of desktops in use for checking prices, viewing price charts, and actually executing market transactions.

PFGBEST is a rapidly-expanding global financial services and technology firm, specializing in electronic trading, futures, foreign exchange, options, securities, and managed accounts. The company is also an industry leader in investor education, and it offers numerous free webinars each week attended by hundreds of people wishing to further their knowledge and skill in trading, charting, customizing their screens, comprehending various government reports, enriching their understanding of trading psychology and many other topics.

At PFGBEST, the Customer Service team is always available to assist beginners with selecting and getting logged on to a new platform, making it work for them, and in setting up their accounts in ways that make it easiest for them to assess risk, conduct trades, review their trading results, manage their balances, and more. The Customer Service group can be reached at 888-274-2916 or at 319-553-2172. Contact them via e-mail at

Media Contact: Patricia Campbell 312-775-3411