By Teresa von Fuchs
June 05, 2008
In more BlackBerry news, E-Trade Financial is giving account holders an
application that will let them get real-time stock quotes and trade
straight from their BlackBerrys. The firm says it.s the first major U.S.
brokerage house to provide a mobile application with cash transfers and
The free application, called E-Trade Mobile Pro, promises trading will
be much easier than using its Website on a mobile phone. Features of the
application include the ability to trade stocks and options, set up
portfolio watch lists and get news.
The software will be available as a free download on E-Trade's Website
starting today. Though E-Trade initially will launch the application
only for BlackBerry handsets, versions compatible with other handsets
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