Home

Biondino 4

Biondino

Add to my Circle of Trust

Subscribe to reviews

About me:

Member since:09.11.2000

Reviews:25

Members who trust:7

Quote-start

Real time heaven

Quote-end
14.11.2000

Advantages:
Real time prices and trades info

Disadvantages:
not aesthetically pleasing, poor bulletin boards

Recommendable Yes:

3 Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful See ratings
very helpful by (50%):
  1. mittens
  2. madchen_in_uniform
helpful by (50%):
  1. slyvka
  2. detla5

View all ratings

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.

Share this review on Google+

ADVFN.com is yet another internet finance site, but of all the sites I have used for tracking my portfolio and plotting my next move, it's the one that gives me the data most efficiently.

As with all websites of this type, ADVFN is made up of a number of elements, some premium, most free. I have heard that their premium services, such as Level 2 prices and premium bulletin boards, are extremely useful - subscribers swear they couldn't do without them these days. However, I only have experience of the free areas, but for someone like me who likes to keep up to speed while not needing split-second timing for day trading and the like, ADVFN provides excellent and reliable data for nothing.

My favourite part of the site is the "trades" section. This provides real time information, which updates itself every 2-3 minutes, of each and every trade in whichever stock you are studying. Can be extremely handy when timing trades, particularly if you're not willing to afford the premium services. The quotes page is also real-time, and gives a lot of company information, access to news articles etc.

Other areas of the site aren't so strong. The free bulletin boards are a haven of rampers and de-rampers, and though there is information to be found, it's badly laid out and seldom reveals anything you can't find out elsewhere. The sense of community is poor and often bad-tempered.

So overall, it's a great site for data, and it seems that the premium areas may well be worth exploring for the bold.


  Write your own review

Share this review on Google+

« Previous review   Next review »

Rate this review »

How helpful would this review be to a person making a buying decision? Rating guidelines

Rate as exceptional

Rate as somewhat helpful

Rate as very helpful

Rate as not helpful

Rate as helpful

Rate as off topic

Write your own review Write a review and you will earn 0.5p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful. Write a review and you will earn 0.5p per rating if other members rate your review at least helpful.   Report a problem with this review’s content

Comments about this review »

Add the first comment!

max. 2000 characters

Post comment

More reviews »

Review Ratings »

This review of has been rated:

"very helpful" by (50%):

  1. mittens
  2. madchen_in_uniform

"helpful" by (50%):

  1. slyvka
  2. detla5

The overall rating of a review is different from a simple average of all individual ratings.



Are you the manufacturer / provider of advfn.com? Click here