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TD Ameritrade Not Returning As USOC Sponsor, Opening Up Online Brokerage Slot

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 18 / 17

TD Ameritrade will not return as a U.S. Olympic team sponsor, opening the online brokerage, personal investing and wealth management categories for Team USA. Omaha-based TD Ameritrade became the USOC’s first official online brokerage in '11, part of a joint sponsorship-media deal worked out wi...

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