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Stock Market ‘Fantasy Football’ App Launched in Beta

Stock Market ‘Fantasy Football’ App Launched in Beta

by December 1, 2016 at 12:29 pm 0 comments

What’s so great about fantasy football? Is it building a dream team, competing with friends and reveling in their humiliation, or simply checking out your team maniacally all day while you’re supposed to be working?  Now picture all that fun and schadenfreude, but for the stock market. Copper Street, launchedRead More

Can Crowdfunding Work in Art Investment?

Can Crowdfunding Work in Art Investment?

by August 31, 2016 at 12:41 pm 4 comments

By now, crowdfunding is just another investment tool — like any other, it has its benefits and disadvantages as a source of capital. But the concept of allowing for individual investors of all experience levels has proven its worth, especially as fintech integrates with other industries: like the art world,Read More

Fintech Funding Down 26% Annually, But Future Looks Brighter

Fintech Funding Down 26% Annually, But Future Looks Brighter

by August 17, 2016 at 3:46 pm 3 comments

The newest Pulse of Fintech report by KPMG and CB Insights shows that investment in VC-backed fintech companies and startups fell nearly 50% across the globe, with U.S. investment specifically down 26% from same quarter results last year. The number of deals is also down for the quarter, with mega-round activityRead More

Ashton Kutcher for Banker of the Year

Ashton Kutcher for Banker of the Year

by December 4, 2012 at 12:14 pm 1 comment

Yes, that Ashton Kutcher. Now, before you get all “what the heck is he talking about” on me, let me explain. Ashton Kutcher, the movie and TV star and Twitter phenom with 13.2 million followers, appears to have some real vision when it comes to financial services. Kutcher has investedRead More