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  • JP Morgan To Grant IPO Access To Everyone

    JP Morgan To Grant IPO Access To Everyone

    Traditionally limited to institutional investors and high-net-worth clients, J.P. Morgan is about to make it easier for retail investors to gain access at the IPO price. The bank is announcing today that it will partner with Motif Investing to give ordinary investors the option to purchase shares in IPOs that are managed by J.P. Morgan. Read More

  • Motif Now Allows Users To Build Their Own Idea-Focused Investment Vehicles

    Motif Now Allows Users To Build Their Own Idea-Focused Investment Vehicles

    Motif Investing, a vehicle that allows you to invest in ideas, is now allowing individuals, organizations and brands to create and share their own collections of stocks or exchange-traded funds online—and, soon, make money when other investors buy them. Read More

  • Investment Vehicle For Ideas, Motif Expands To Fixed-Income Products

    Investment Vehicle For Ideas, Motif Expands To Fixed-Income Products

    Motif Investing, a vehicle that allows you to invest in ideas, is expanding its offerings today to include the ability to invest in 10 new fixed income “motifs,” which are specialized portfolios of bond ETFs tied to certain macro-economic trends. As we’ve written in the past, Motif was founded last year to give individuals a new way to invest based on themes. Instead of… Read More

  • Former Microsoft Exec Raises $20 Million For Motif, An Investment Vehicle For Ideas

    Former Microsoft Exec Raises $20 Million For Motif, An Investment Vehicle For Ideas

    Motif Investing, a new vehicle that allows you to invest in ideas, has raised $20 million in Series B financing led by Ignition Partners with participation from Norwest Venture Partners and Foundation Capital. This brings the company’s total funding to $26 million. Motif, which is in private beta, was founded by former Microsoft executive Hardeep Walia and hedge fund analyst Tariq Hilaly… Read More