VantagePoint Expands into the Australian Equity Market

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VantagePoint Expands into the Australian Equity Market

Wesley Chapel, FL, July 11, 2011 – Market Technologies, LLC announced that VantagePoint, its best-in-class, trend forecasting software, now covers the major equities and benchmark indices of the Australian Exchange (ASX).

ASX, the 8th largest equity market in the world, offers a considerable number of attractive investment opportunities for all traders and investors. Expanding into the important, global equity market of Australia, Market Technologies once again demonstrates its commitment to serve traders and investors looking for an edge in today’s global marketplace. VantagePoint 8.6 offers the same high-quality performance and accuracy as in previous versions, however, with its expanded, global market coverage in this version, VantagePoint now provides even more of an edge for its users.

VantagePoint provides leading indicators for more than 1300 markets in eight categories: Futures/Commodities Forex, ETFs, US Stocks, Canadian Stocks, Canadian Funds, and Indian Stocks (certain restrictions exist). The Futures/Commodities category covers all of the major financial and commodity markets The Forex category includes the eight major currency pairs and 13 important cross pairs. ETFs include Canadian, International, Short, Ultra Short, and US funds. The U.S Stocks, Canadian Stocks, and Indian Stock categories comprise all the major trading sectors and the Canadian Funds category includes Diversified, Industrial, and REIT funds. This latest version (8.6) adds the ASX to its impressive offerings.

“This new version of VantagePoint continues our tradition of evolving the software to a higher level. In this case, adding the ASX gives traders and investors more opportunities in the global market. Version 8.6 complements the global markets found in previous versions, but with the additions we recently made in version 8.5, when we added over 500 UK stocks and three more ETFs, it takes our global coverage to a new level,” said Lou Mendelsohn, CEO and Founder of Market Technologies.”

VantagePoint is powerful software that predicts market trend direction with up to 87.4% accuracy. Introduced in 1991, VantagePoint was the world’s first commercially available trading software to tap into the global interconnectedness of the financial markets. Extensive R&D and countless software enhancements have resulted in a powerful trading tool that traders and investors in over 114 countries utilize to find success in today’s truly global market. VantagePoint continues to expand and evolve to meet the needs of traders around the world who are seeking ways to make more informed and timely trading decisions.

Market Technologies’ patent-pending research technology is the underlying engine that drives VantagePoint’s unique ability to transform trend following indicators (lagging) into trend forecasting indicators (leading). Globally, traders are seeing the value in relying on leading indicators when analyzing the interconnected and fast moving global markets of the 21st century.

About Market Technologies ()Founded by Louis B. Mendelsohn in 1979, Market Technologies is an Inc. 500 company that is headquartered in the Tampa Bay area. It is the recognized global leader in market trend forecasting with customers in 114 countries worldwide. Market Technologies develops proprietary trend forecasting and market timing technologies that utilize artificial intelligence and intermarket and hurricaneomic analysis to forecast commodity and financial markets throughout the world. These include, but are not limited to, stocks, stock indexes, ETFs, energies, interest rates, currencies, metals, grains, meats, softs, and Forex, covering more than 2600 world markets.