Major E-Trading Platforms go Offline Simultaneously

Major trading platforms and other websites have suddenly gone offline due to unknown causes. 

According to, Fidelity, Charles Schwab, Merrill Lynch, E-Trade, Robinhood, Vanguard, Ameritrade, and E-Trade have started going down at around 9 AM EST. 

Most users have complained that they are unable to log in to most platforms or are experiencing technical glitches.

The said platforms have not yet released a statement regarding the mass outage. 

Swissquote, which has also reported an outage announced on their Twitter account that they are back online. 

This is a breaking story. 

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