High Level Network Facts

What is the

TD Ameritrade Network?

Say goodbye to status quo financial programming, and hello to a unique lineup of interactive shows with the TD Ameritrade Network. Featuring experienced traders and based on data-driven insights, programs interpret the news to help you understand how headlines may impact the markets and what you can do about it. Tune in to live programming each market day or catch up on demand.

TD Ameritrade Network is free to download, and all programming is available without a subscription. Whether you’re an expert trader or seeking to learn the basics of investing, TD Ameritrade Network has programming for you.

Launched October 1, 2017

Current Distribution

TD Ameritrade Trading Platform

11 Million Customers

Amazon Fire TV

Launched Thanksgiving 2018

“Futures with Ben Lichtenstein”

Start the morning with a live pre-market rundown of the latest developments, from overnight movement in global equities markets to the latest trading trends in commodities, foreign exchange and interest rate futures and options.

“Fast Market”

Veteran traders break down the market giving viewers in-depth insights on how to interpret current market activity. Technical market specialists and outside guests, including analysts, join the program for an insider’s look into markets, sectors, stocks, bonds, and commodities.

“Virtual Trade”

Start from the beginning. Virtual Trade takes viewers on a journey to discover investing principles, tools, and fundamental concepts.

“Real Talk with JJ Kinahan”

Join JJ Kinahan, TD Ameritrade's Chief Market Strategist, as he sits down with industry executives, market participants and thought leaders to explore perspectives on market structure, education, technology and other financial industry initiatives.

Since our launch in October 2017 viewership has increase 10x, now earning more than half a million unique views per quarter and a total of 8.9 million video views across the TD Ameritrade Network social channels. Our shows are produced from TDAN’s broadcast facilities in Chicago with several remote locations around the country. Once a month we produce two of our daily live shows from the Nasdaq Studio in New York City.

Our focus in year one has been producing quality programming with the highest production values that meet the needs of our clients. We produce a total of 8 hours of content per day – live and taped – Monday through Friday. For 2019, we will expand the hours of programming to 7 days a week and focus on expanding our distribution in the US and Asia.

Our Business Model

Most networks are driven by advertising revenue, but that is not our model - we are driven by the following metrics:

Trade Lift

Current TDA customers trade more frequently due to the insights and data they take away from our programming.

Increased Asset Value

Our current TDA customers move more funds into their TD Ameritrade accounts because of their increased brand loyalty and knowledge they receive from our programing.

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New Customers

Attracting new customers who open a TD Ameritrade account due to exposure to our channel.

Advertising

Although advertising revenue has not been a factor in our business model, many top brands want to advertise on our channel due to the well-educated, affluent customer base we have.