PORTLAND, Ore. — National Discount Brokers Corp.’s Web site was ranked highest in a WebCriteria Inc. study of the top six brokerage sites.

WebCriteria, a research and consulting firm, ranked the sites in order of the time and effort required to open a trading account online. The study was released Monday. National Discount Brokers required just over three and a half minutes to open an account.

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