Questrade CEO wins Entrepreneur of the Year Ontario 2014 services category

TORONTO, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - On October 29, Questrade continued its run of award-winning results with the EY Entrepreneur of the Year (Ontario) award in the services category presented to Edward Kholodenko, President and CEO of Questrade Financial Group Inc.

After receiving the award, Edward said: "The Entrepreneur of the Year award is recognition of the incredible impact Questrade is having on the financial services industry. We are all dedicated to creating financial products that will help Canadians build and retain their hard-earned money. We will continue to push down costs.  The fact that we were recognized by the most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs is proof that we are on the right track."

Earlier in October, Dalbar awarded Questrade with #1 ranking for investor statements compared to all other self-directed and full-service brokerages (combined). In February, Questrade earned its 3rd straight year as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies.

Edward continues: "I am pleased to say that in a few short weeks, Questrade will be rolling out a major new initiative. This new service will restore fairness for Canadian investors and demonstrate that wealth management is not just for the wealthy anymore."

About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential, and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.

About Questrade:
Questrade, Inc., headquartered in Toronto, provides Canadians with high-speed, direct access trading in the U.S. and Canadian stock and options markets through its IQ trading platforms, as well as forex and CFD trading. Since 1999, the company has led the industry in delivering outstanding service, exclusive products and services, and competitive pricing. This commitment to innovation has appealed to independent investors, and for the past two years, the company has ranked as Canada's fastest growing online brokerage. Since 2011, Questrade also earned the designation as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies.

About Questrade Financial Goup Inc.
Questrade Financial Group Inc. and its affiliated companies provide valuable financial products and services to Canadians including securities, foreign currency, investment and wealth management.

Image with caption: "Edward Kholodenko, President and CEO of Questrade Financial Group, is the 2014 recipient of Entrepreneur of the Year (Ontario) in the services category (CNW Group/Questrade Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20141031_C6415_PHOTO_EN_7396.jpg

SOURCE: Questrade Inc.

For further information: Lynn Suderman, Director, Communications, Tel: 416.705.5476

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