Robinhood

  • Zero-Commission Stock Trading App RobinHood Kicks Off Private Beta

    Zero-Commission Stock Trading App RobinHood Kicks Off Private Beta

    Soon, RobinHood will let anyone buy and sell stocks for free instead of having to pay E*Trade or Scottrade $7 per transaction. Today RobinHood begins inviting its 160,000 waitlisters to download its glossy new app where you can efficiently track and trade stocks in style. "It's by far the most bueatufil brokerage app, though that’s not saying much" co-founder Vlad Tenev jokes. Read More

  • Robinhood App Will Offer Zero-Commission Stock Trades Thanks To $3M Seed From Index And A16Z

    Robinhood App Will Offer Zero-Commission Stock Trades Thanks To $3M Seed From Index And A16Z

    Why pay E*Trade or Scottrade $7 to trade a stock when you could do it for free? That premise helped mobile investment app startup Robinhood raise the $3 million seed round led by Index Ventures it announced today. With zero-commission trading it will launch next month, Robinhood is out to prove that young people do care about trading stocks -- it's just been too expensive for them to invest small… Read More

  • Win The Stock Market With Crowdsourced Advice From New App Robinhood

    Win The Stock Market With Crowdsourced Advice From New App Robinhood

    Most people are too scared to seriously play the stock market. Few amateurs know enough to confidently invest on their own. Luckily, free iOS app Robinhood launches today to put crowdsourced finance wisdom in your pocket. Track stocks, view advice on what to buy or sell from other users, share your predictions, and build a reputation. Robinhood could turn a new generation into investors. Read More