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European Fintech Taking On The US

In an important milestone for fintech, Germany’s Raisin just reached EUR1bn (USD1.1bn) in assets on its platform. It’s the first European fintech startup to do so and the third in the world after Wealthfront and Betterment - both of which are from...

Read More26 Apr 16
4 Fintech Companies Disrupting Wealth Management

The fintech revolution is hitting wealth management in full force as upstarts take on the likes of Fidelity and BlackRock. This new breed of firms offers online solutions rather than a personal touch. Some go so far as to use software to make their...

Read More18 Jan 16
The Robots Of Wall Street - 5 Apps For Investors

The robots are coming with investors pouring money into robo-advisors that use complicated algorithms instead of expensive human investors to manage investment portfolios. It's not the only type of app popping up to serve investors with automated wealth...

Read More26 Jun 15
Wealthfront Lands USD64m For Millennial Wealth Management

Wealthfront, an automated investment advisory service targeting young users, has raised USD64m in fresh funding. The Series D round was led by Spark Capital with The Social+Capital Partnership, Greylock Partners, Index ventures, Ribbit Capital, DAG...

Read More29 Oct 14
Wealthfront nabs USD35m for investment management service

Californian automated investment service Wealthfront has nabbed USD35m in Series C funding. The round, which takes the total capital raised by Wealthfront to USD65.5m, was led by Index Ventures and Ribbit Capital, with supporting participation from...

Read More03 Apr 14
Online investment management firm Wealthfront snags USD20m

Wealthfront, a firm that lets users manage investments online, has raised USD20m in Series B funding from Index Ventures, Greylock Partners and The Social+Capital Partnership. The company claims to be managing around USD170m of its clients investments...

Read More20 Mar 13
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