stock trading

  • Robinhood Launches Zero-Fee Stock Trading App

    Robinhood Launches Zero-Fee Stock Trading App

    Why pay E*Trade $8 to buy or sell a stock when you can trade for free on Robinhood? After two years of development, $16 million in funding, and 500,000 waitlist signups, Robinhood finally hits the iOS App Store today. Robinhood lets you track the performance of stocks, and buy or sell them with just a few taps at no cost. The app could attract a younger, less wealthy demographic to the… Read More

  • Robinhood Raises $13M To Democratize Stock Market With Zero-Commission Trading App

    Robinhood Raises $13M To Democratize Stock Market With Zero-Commission Trading App

    Half a million people have already signed up for Robinhood’s unlaunched zero-fee stock trading service. Now the startup has raised $13 million to hire talent to make its app totally secure so it can start adding people from its private beta waitlist. Unlike competitors E*Trade and Scottrade that charge people $7 to $10 per trade, Robinhood doesn’t need to spend money on… Read More

  • In The Future, Google Glass Makes Your Face A Trading Floor So You Can Never Escape Your Portfolio

    In The Future, Google Glass Makes Your Face A Trading Floor So You Can Never Escape Your Portfolio

    More and more, wearable computing seems like a very bad idea that will only serve to make it impossible for any of us to disconnect for any amount of time at all. In case you need further proof, take a look at this concept video from Fidelity Labs, which is an early development partner for Google Glass. They’ve just launched Fidelity Market Monitor for Glass, so that watching your net… Read More