VantagePoint Wins 2nd Place in the STAR Awards

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VantagePoint Wins 2nd Place in the STAR Awards

Tampa Bay, FL, March 9, 2015 –, the financial social-networking site for active traders and investors, has named VantagePoint Intermarket Analysis Software the second place winner in the Trading Software category of the 2014 Superior Trading and Resource (STAR) Awards. Since 2009, TraderPlanet has honored individuals and companies whose vision has impacted the financial services industry.

The TraderPlanet STAR program is composed of individual reviews of products and services that provide exemplary performance and value for traders. Vendors compete in their respective categories, which range from books to trading courses to advanced trading software. TraderPlanet members and community visitors voted to choose the winners during a voting process that began on December 1, 2014 and concluded January 31, 2015.

Market Technologies’ patented technology is the core of VantagePoint’s unique ability to transform lagging indicators into leading indicators. Traders all around the world are seeing the value in relying on leading indicators when analyzing the interconnected and fast moving global markets.

The power of VantagePoint is that its neural networks search through global intermarket data, compare that data to both current and historical data, and then it creates leading technical indicators that forecast future trend directions and prices up to two days in advance. Independent testing has shown VantagePoint’s predictive accuracy as high as 87.4%.

About Market Technologies

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