More than 500,000 people have signed up for the Beta version of Robinhood. It shows great interest in having the ability to trade almost for free in the young generation.
HedgeCoVest allows its investors to replicate hedge funds strategies in their brokerage accounts at a lower cost.
Investec Asset Management is a young firm that is not hugely advanced in the domain of digital. Their expertise in digital remains low and thus they have focused on creating partnerships with external parties in order to construct their digital strategy and revamp their image on digital platforms.
In 2013, BNP IP created a new structure dedicated to fostering a closer relationship with each of their different types of clients and improving the excellence of the services offered,
In June 2014, Schroders backed a wealth management business Nutmeg that invests its clients’ money purely in passive funds.
Growth is expected to come from existing and new activities expanding from Robeco’s current base. Robeco expects to exceed an AuM level of EUR 300 billion in 2018 from organic growth.
Qapital is a new PFM app that has been launched to challenge Mint, and bring more fun in the saving process.
Paul Hawtin, who ran the “Twitter Fund” and DCM Capital, has launched Cayman Atlantic, operating managed trading accounts based on sentiment & news analysis technology.
Stocktactics is a social network that allows users to discuss stock market strategies and learn from the experienced traders.