Online Wealth Mgt

Free Stock Trading App Robinhood Joins Fintech Unicorn Club as 23rd Member

Robinhood, a popular app for trading stocks without fees, has raised US$110 million in a Series C funding round led by DST Global, the Russian firm led by billionaire Yuri Milner. The round gives Robinhood a valuation of US$1.3 billion.

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7 Interesting Wealthtech Solutions from Switzerland

Tighter regulation, fast-paced customer demands, market shifts and disruptive technologies are amongst the many forces that have been changing the wealth management industry, creating a new playing field for professionals. Notably, the emergence of digital technologies for delivering services is

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First Robo-Advisory Acquisition in Europe

With the acquisition of the business activities of Pritle, BinckBank expands its digital wealth management offering and provides an impulse toward the realization of its European growth ambitions in investment services. Pritle operates in The Netherlands, Belgium, Austria and Switzerland.

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Euronext Invests in Algomi and Expands Joint Venture Globally

Euronext today announces the global expansion of its Joint Venture and a $10 million investment in a minority stake in leading fixed income technology provider, Algomi. This strategic investment, which follows the agreement of a Joint Venture between both companies[1],

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Chart: The Robo-Advisor Arms Race

A nice Infographic and timeline about the (US) Robo-Advisors Race. Courtesy of: Visual Capitalist Infographic first appeared on visualcapitalist.com Featured picture Photo by ronymuchaud via Pixabay.com

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Top 9 Wealthtech Companies in Europe

Over the past ten years, numerous startups with digital business models have emerged within the wealth management industry. These businesses leverage digital platforms and technology to help investors connect with their peers and the right advisors, in addition to provide

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True Wealth erreicht 50 Millionen und 1000 Kunden

Das Fintech Startup True Wealth hat ein ereignisreiches Jahr hinter sich. Nicht nur wurde der tausendste Kunde und die 50. investierte Million erreicht, auch das Geschäftsmodell wurde grundlegend erweitert. True Wealth wurde im Jahr 2013 mit dem Ziel gegründet, eine

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The Role Of The New Advisor In The Digital Financial World

Robo-advisors, wealth management algorithms typically offered at low costs and with little human interaction, are gaining stream. Globally, wealth managers were responsible for US$74 trillion in assets under management (AUM) in 2014. BI Intelligence predicts that robo-advisors will manage around

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Germany’s Robo-Advisory Sector Is Getting Crowded

With 23 robo-advisors, Germany is Europe’s most crowded market when it comes to automated, algorithm-based portfolio management advice services. According to reports from Techfluence, there are currently some 64 robo-advisors in Europe, with the two predominant markets being Germany and

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Robo-Advisory: Wealth Managers Need to Adapt to New Environment

Robo-advisors are causing an uproar and the wealth management industry needs to adapt to this new environment, says Morgan Stanley, one of the largest wealth managers on Wall Street. According to Michael Cyprys, an equity analyst at the firm: “The

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