Firstrade Securities will hold an iPad Mini Sweepstakes event for its clients. The online broker said that this sweepstakes will be held as a way to say thank you to clients for their business. The company said in its press release that 2014 is known as the Year of the Horse as per the lunar calendar which begins on January 31, 2014. The Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is an important Asian holiday celebrated on the first day of the year of the lunar calendar. Thus the Firstrade promotion is being dubbed “The 2014 Lunar New Year Sweepstakes.”

How does this promotion work? Clients who make a trade with Firstrade between January 21 and February 7 will have a chance of winning an iPad Mini. Every trade placed during this period will generate one admission ticket to the drawing system, so clients can increase their chances of winning by trading often during this period.A winner will be drawn on February 10, and the winner will be posted on Firstrade’s website and contacted within a week of the drawing.

For the full details on the terms and conditions associated with this promotion click here.