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Robinhood’s IPO could turn the trading platform into a 35 billion dollar concept

28/07/2021

US share and crypto trading platform Robinhood is expected to list on the Nasdaq on 29 JulyThe company will trade under the ticker HOODStock expected to be priced between $38 - $42 per shareListing would put a value on...

Disruption or Democratisation? Can Elizabeth Warren help “democratize finance”?

With Joe Biden having taken office as president in January and Democrats having gained a slight majority in the Senate, in addition to their majority in the House of Representatives, Democrats face little obstacles to d...

SPACs, Wall Street’s next dot com bubble?

SPAC, yet another abbreviation that has become ‘famous’ recently; is a special purpose acquisition company that helps to take companies public without going through a traditional IPO’s lengthy process. This innovative a...

Why was 2020 Great for Investment Banking?

For all its challenges, 2020 was a great year for Investment Banking. JP Morgan kept top spot, while Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse both continued to do exceptionally in equities markets, according to a report in the F...

‘Mapping uncertainty’ Is Kenneth Griffin Banking on Trump?

04/11/2020

Back in 2018 Kenneth Griffin of Citadel donated a total of $19,225,125 to the Republican cause, however, how much of this was because he was banking on Trump is hard to say. But compared to the $123 million the Adelsons...

Talking about Innovation with Dr Jeffrey Funk from Singapore

Are StartUps innovating enough? Is it all about cost savings from scale, or have we lost sight of how important breakthrough innovations are? Universities are pushing the StartUp rhetoric, every business school in th...

Sequoia’s Saplings, Robinhood and the rise of the Crypto Hedge Fund

04/08/2020

In October 2019 the legend that is Don Valentine passed away in California. His first steps into Venture Capital were back in 1974 when he started working with Atari and Apple, one of which will be very familiar with al...

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