Scottrade Announces Opening of New Office near Dayton, Ohio

Online broker’s Beavercreek location to provide local service, support for online investors

St. Louis, Sept. 5, 2007 – Scottrade, a leading branch-supported online investment firm, announces the opening of a new branch office in Beavercreek, Ohio. The branch, located at 2260 N. Fairfield Road in the Fairfield Place Shopping Center, opens on Monday, Sept. 17.

The Beavercreek office will be Scottrade’s second Dayton location and its 14th in Ohio. Its Dayton office, located at 691 Lyons Road in the Washington Park Plaza, opened in 1986 as one of Scottrade’s first branch offices. Since then, Scottrade has expanded to more than 300 locations nationwide to become the online broker with America’s largest branch network.

“Scottrade has grown tremendously in the Dayton area in the past 20 years and we are excited about expanding into a second office to provide our clients a local office closer to home,” said Kenji Williams, Scottrade branch manager. “Our location right off Interstate 675 will be easily accessible for many of our customers.”

Scottrade is an online brokerage that provides individual investors the tools and research to make their own investment decisions. Scottrade does not provide investment advice, but brokers are available at branch offices to answer account-related questions, provide customer service and offer tutorials on Scottrade’s trading services.

“We feel it is important to have branch offices where our customers work and live,” said Rodger Riney, Scottrade founder, president and CEO. “While most of our customers trade online, our local branch offices allow us to provide a better customer experience for online investors.”

Scottrade’s Beavercreek branch office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and can be reached at (937) 320-1666. For more, visit https://www.scottrade.com.

About Scottrade
Scottrade is a leader in branch-supported online investing. The firm serves individual investors who are comfortable making their own investment decisions. Scottrade is unique in the industry because it boasts very low commission rates while offering easily accessible, local branch office support of online trading in 309 branch office locations nationwide. Scottrade.com is the online trading site of Scottrade, Inc. and offers customers the convenience of placing many orders online for just $7 per trade. In addition to its online capabilities, Scottrade staffs each branch location with a licensed branch manager plus additional brokers and assistants. For more, visit www.scottrade.com.

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