TD AMERITRADE Reports Monthly Metrics

    OMAHA, NEB., March 9 /CNW/ - TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation
(NASDAQ:  AMTD) today reported 264,000 average client trades per day(1) in
February 2007. The company also achieved a record of 472,000 trades on
February 27, 2007. Qualified accounts(2) totaled 3,259,000. The Company opened
51,000 and closed 17,000 accounts during February, resulting in 6,324,000
total accounts.(3)

    Margin Balances and Client Assets

    The Company reported average client margin balances in February of
approximately $7.7 billion. As of February 28, 2007, client margin balances
totaled approximately $7.7 billion. Client assets totaled approximately $279
billion, of which cash and money market assets amounted to $41 billion.

    Fiscal to Calendar Reporting

    On February 27, 2007, the board of directors of TD AMERITRADE Holding
Corporation approved changing the Company's fiscal year end to September 30,
2007. Previously, the Company reported on a fifty-two/fifty-three week fiscal
year ending on the last Friday of September. Beginning February 2007, all
Company metrics are calculated through the last calendar day of the month.


    TD AMERITRADE expects its earnings per share to be at the low end of the
$0.23 to $0.29 guidance range for the March quarter of fiscal 2007. The
Outlook Statement is available at the Company's corporate Web site located at


    About TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation

    TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation, through its brokerage subsidiaries(4)
provides a dynamic balance of investment products and services that further
the Independent Spirit of individual investors. The Company's full spectrum of
services include a leading active trader program and long-term investor
solutions, including a national branch system, as well as relationships with
one of the largest networks of independent registered investment advisors. The
Company's common stock trades under the ticker symbol AMTD. For more
information, please visit

    Safe Harbor

    This document contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
the federal securities laws. We intend these forward-looking statements to be
covered by the safe harbor provisions of the federal securities laws. In
particular, any statements regarding financial guidance and future operations
are forward-looking statements. These statements reflect only our current
expectations and are not guarantees of future performance, results or
operations. These statements involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions that
could cause actual results or performance to differ materially from those
contained in the forward-looking statements. These risks, uncertainties and
assumptions include general economic and political conditions, interest rates,
market fluctuations and changes in client trading activity, increased
competition, systems failures and capacity constraints, ability to service
debt obligations, integration associated with the TD Waterhouse transaction,
realization of synergies from the TD Waterhouse transaction, regulatory and
legal matters and uncertainties and other risk factors described in our latest
Annual Report on Form 10-K, filed with the SEC on Dec. 7, 2006 and our latest
Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q filed thereafter. These forward-looking
statements speak only as of the date on which the statements were made. We
undertake no obligation to update or revise publicly any forward-looking
statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or

    (1) Due to the change from fiscal to calendar month reporting, February
2007 metrics include activity from January 29-31, 2007. All monthly metrics
are calculated through the last day of the calendar month.

    (2) Qualified accounts include all open client accounts with a total
liquidation value greater than or equal to $2,000, except clearing accounts.

    (3) Total accounts include all open client accounts (funded and
unfunded), except clearing accounts.

    (4)TD AMERITRADE, Inc., member NASD (link to /SIPC
(, receives clearing and custodial services from Ameritrade,
Inc., member NASD/SIPC, and National Investor Services Corporation (NISC),
member NASD/SIPC. TD AMERITRADE, Ameritrade and NISC are subsidiaries of TD
AMERITRADE Holding Corporation.

For further information:

For further information: TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation At the
Company: For Media: Kim Hillyer, 402-827-8654 Manager Communications and
Public Affairs or For Investors: Tim Nowell,
402-597-8440 Director Investor Relations

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