Top Trading and Investing Startups to Watch.
As Fintech continues disrupting the financial and investing / trading world there is a particular strong activity in the startup scene that is bringing a new stream of life to the way traders and investors are looking, managing and acting at the capital market world. From London Fintech capital where trading and investing Startups are emerging, but also in NY, San Francisco, Singapore, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Berlin, Brussels a lot of things are happening and traders and investors have fantastic ways to improve their trading as the industry evolves and innovates.
Traders and Investors are using new ways of trading and increasingly using algorithm platforms, data visualisation, and new dashboards, algorithm trading, social trading / copy trading functionalities and tools, and other fastest growing innovations in the trading / investing FinTech industry, taking the world of capital markets, indices, currencies and commodities by storm and somehow shifting the way trading is done.
Today’s brokerages and capital markets players are increasingly looking at self directed new retail platforms that assist traders and investors by working with blockchain, multi asset MAMs, hedge funds, portfolio managers, EAs, signals, cyber security, and in order to connect with each of these entities, a different method of integration is required, different APIs. Often, these integration are done manually, or in the case of hedge funds, they cannot be done at all.
Fintech trading and investing, plus remittances and FX (Forex Exchange), Crypt Currencies, Crowdfunding, Payments, Loans, credit, mortgages and alternative finance new products, plus wealth management, peer to peer platforms, Social trading iare creating a new financial landscape and coming with an agenda to bring all these entities under one roof, with new innovative systems that make capital markets, data, financial process and information easily accessible.
Fintech new trading platforms are becoming the center of the engine for traders, investors and the industry entities supporting, in which traders and masters can both benefit through networking and sharing of ideas and skills but also improve and explore better ways of working. Just see the bellow graphic to see all the areas going in the Fintech technological API connecting 3d parties services and finance solutions providers.
Fintech Companies in Trading, Anti Fraud, Blockchain
Advanced APIs technologies integration, and algorithmic trading and investing is mainstream and most of the worldwide trading is processed by algorithms. With the advent of Algo trading and blackbox trading, blockchain technologies we will still see an encompass of new trading systems that are heavily reliant on new data dashboards, complex mathematical formulas and high-speed, computer programs to determine trading and investing strategies. Most startups offering solutions in these areas have an opportunity to be the next players. And big banks, wall street players, Silicon Valley, general investors and VC firms are conscious of that and investing heavily in this.
These new trading and investing startups are focused in exploring strategies that optimises the use electronic platforms to enter trading orders with better tools and algorithms which executes pre-programmed trading and investing instructions. These new innovations are accounting for a variety of variables such as timing, price, and volume.
Most of these new fintech innovations are now with API new integration, Algorithmic trading that widely used by trading brokers, robot advisers investing platforms, asset management, individual traders and investors, investment banks, pension funds, mutual funds, and other buy-side (investor-driven) institutional traders, to divide large trades into several smaller trades to manage market impact and risk. These startups have now a powerful opportunity and business market to showcase their products and services.
Some companies that we highlight are Quantopian, Coinsetter, TradingView, Quantics, Tradable, ChartIQ, Benzinga. Bellow some of the top companies highlighted by https://angel.co/trading
The investing platforms Angel.co highlights 420 trading startups / companies with 515 investors associated. Each of this startup has an average valuation of $6.2 M.
Dinis Guarda is an author, speaker, serial entrepreneur, advisor and experienced CEO.
He creates and helps build ventures focused on global growth, 360 digital strategies, sustainable innovation, Blockchain, Fintech, AI and new emerging business models such as ICOs / tokenomics.
Dinis is the founder/CEO of ztudium that manages blocksdna / lifesdna. These products and platforms offer multiple AI P2P, fintech, blockchain, search engine and PaaS solutions in consumer wellness healthcare and life style with a global team of experts and universities.
He is the founder of coinsdna a new swiss regulated, Swiss based, institutional grade token and cryptocurrencies blockchain exchange. He is founder of DragonBloc a blockchain, AI, Fintech fund and co-founder of Freedomee project.
Dinis has created various companies namely Ztudium, a tech, digital and AI blockchain startup that builds cutting edge software, big data insights, publishes intelligenthq.com, hedgethink.com, tokensdna.com and tradersdna.com among others.
Dinis is the author of various books. His upcoming books “How Businesses and Governments can Prosper with Fintech, Blockchain and AI?”, also the bigger case study and book (400 pages) “Blockchain, AI and Crypto Economics – The Next Tsunami?” last the “Tokenomics and ICOs – How to be good at the new digital world of finance / Crypto” will be launched in 2018.
Some of the companies Dinis created or has been involved have reached over 1 USD billions in valuation. Dinis has advised and was responsible for some top financial organisations, 100 cryptocurrencies worldwide and Fortune 500 companies.
Dinis is involved as a strategist, board member and advisor with the payments, lifestyle, blockchain reward community app Glance technologies, for whom he built the blockchain messaging / payment / loyalty software Blockimpact, the seminal Hyperloop Transportations project, Kora, and blockchain cybersecurity Privus.
He is listed in various global fintech, blockchain, AI, social media industry top lists as an influencer in position top 10/20 within 100 rankings: such as Top People In Blockchain | Cointelegraph https://top.cointelegraph.com/ and https://cryptoweekly.co/100/ .
He has been a lecturer at Copenhagen Business School, Groupe INSEEC/Monaco University and other leading world universities.
He is a shareholder of the fintech social money transfer app Moneymailme and math edutech gamification children’s app Gozoa.
Between 2014 and 2015 he was involved in creating a fabbanking.com a digital bank between Asia and Africa as Chief Commercial Officer and Marketing Officer responsible for all legal, tech and business development. Between 2009 and 2010 he was the founder of one of the world first fintech, social trading platforms tradingfloor.com for Saxo Bank. In 2011 he created the B2B platforms socialmediacouncil.org and openbusinesscouncil.org with Jamie Burke.