This article showcases our top picks for the best America based Trading Platform companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Trading Platform industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top America Trading Platform Companies
Our mission is to accelerate the adoption of cryptocurrency so that you and the rest of the world can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. Founded in 2011 and with over 4 million clients, Kraken is one of the world’s largest, most successful bitcoin exchanges and we’re growing faster than ever.
Our range of successful products are playing an important role in the mainstream adoption of crypto assets. Kraken is a marketplace for digital assets where buyers, sellers, traders and speculators come together to exchange cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple against national currencies like USD, EUR, CAD and JPY.
Clients trading larger sizes benefit from our principal Over-the-Counter (OTC) desk and white glove service. Advanced traders and technical analysis wizards can take advantage of our professional charting tools.
Software engineers, botters and hobbyist automators have available both REST and Websocket APIs with which trades can be made and market information obtained. Kraken provides 24/7 live chat support for any questions you have about getting started..
Robinhood is a stock brokerage that allows customers to buy and sell stocks, options, ETFs, and cryptocurrencies with zero commission. The startup offers equity, cryptocurrency, and options trading, as well as cash management accounts.
It also provides a stock brokerage platform that democratizes access to the financial markets and aims to make people comfortable storing money and trading stocks using its application. Vladimir Tenev and Baiju Bhatt established the company in Menlo Park, California in 2013..
Tastytrade is a financial media company that offers trade and finance-related edutainment content for traders and investors. Its network provides financial information, investment strategies, and entertainment related to options trading and the stock market that enable traders and investors to learn a logical, mechanical approach to investing and identifying opportunities based on probability and volatility.
Tastytrade was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.. .
Trumid is a financial technology company bringing efficiency, connectivity, and access to credit trading through innovative technology and product design. Trumid’s product ecosystem leverages data and the power of the network effect to create transparency, liquidity, and efficient trade execution.
Trumid Market Center, the company’s electronic trading platform, connects corporate bond market professionals to a broad network of liquidity and provides a range of trading protocols to access it. The electronic bond trading platform provides traders direct access to liquidity, delivered within an intuitive design that fits seamlessly into trader workflow.
Trumid was founded in 2014 by credit professionals with over 100 years of trading experience and is headquartered in New York City.. .
FTX is a cryptocurrency derivatives exchange built by traders, for traders. They strive to build a platform powerful enough for professional trading firms and intuitive enough for first-time users.
FTX supports quarterly and perpetual futures for all major cryptocurrencies, leveraged tokens, and OTC. FTX was incubated by Alameda Research, a top cryptocurrency liquidity provider.
Because of this FTX has had industry-leading order books from day one. FTX was co-founded by Sam Bankman-Fried and Gary Wang, in 2018.
Their mission is to build the best derivatives exchange and to help move this space toward becoming institutional.. .
FalconX is a digital asset trading platform that uses data science to provide clients with best execution capabilities. Over the last 10 months, the company has generated $7 billion in global trading volume at a quarterly growth rate of over 600%.
Clients include over 100 financial institutions across traditional finance including hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, payment gateways, over-the-counter trading desks, cryptocurrency miners, and exchanges.. .
Alpaca API enables developers to build investing apps, brokerage services, trading algorithms that can access the market for commission-free. Alpaca is a technology company headquartered in the bay area California and a team of diverse background individuals with deep financial and technology expertise, backed by some of the top investors in the industry globally.
We are proud to be supported by the love of enthusiastic community members on various platforms. (Securities by Alpaca Securities LLC http://alpaca.markets/#disclosures).
Mercaris is a market data service and online trading platform for organic, non-GMO, and certified agricultural commodities. The development of non-GMO and organic agriculture is at a critical point.
While some resources are in place to educate consumers, address public policy, and support scientific research on sustainable agricultural crops, far less emphasis has been placed on the market infrastructure upon which participants, from producers to retailers, depend. Mercaris was formed to address the lack of basic market data available to participants in the organic and non-GMO supply chain.
Mercaris products and services allow subscribers to access an expanded pool of buyers and sellers, apply data to business planning and strategic decision-making, reduce transaction costs, and decrease financial risk.. .
Foxtrot is a mobile app that lets customers shop their curated collections of drinks, food, and everyday essentials. The customer’s order will be delivered straight to them in under an hour.
The company was co-founded by Mike LaVitola with Brian Jaffee and Taylor Bloom in 2013 in Chicago, Illinois.. .
Jiko is a fintech company that automatically invests money in liquid US government-backed securities. It is a developer of a trading platform created to help keep, control, and spend money.
Its platform allows investing in treasury bills and keep a track of the investment and at the same time acts as a financial portal to send, receive, spend money digitally. The company was founded in 2016 and based in Oakland, California..
CommonStock is a developer of a group chat platform that is designed to share investment knowledge and decisions. It allows users to link any brokerage to share holdings by percentage, get real-time alerts when friends buy/sell, copy each other’s trades and invest together choosing own amount, and compete to see who performs best, enabling users to coordinate trades as well as monitor and coach investment decisions.
Commonstock’s product is currently available for free on the web and via an iPhone app (an Android-enabled app is forthcoming). The company was founded in 2017 by David McDonough and is headquartered in San Francisco, California..
Zero Hash offers a post-trade settlement utility to bridge a fragmented market of diverse execution platforms. It supports a wide range of fiat and digital assets that can be combined into any product pair.
Zero Hash combines this with an on-chain settlement for digital assets, which provides an independent ability to verify ownership via the blockchain. Zero Hash was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois..
Gate Technology’s mission is to serve the blockchain industry by providing secure and reliable products to consumers and companies around the world. Transparency, security & integrity are our main values.
Gate Technology is the parent company to both Gate.io and Wallet.io, both created to provide users with Gate.io a secure, simple and fair trading platform as well as to safeguard assets and trading information. Currently, we provide trade, investment and digital wallet services of more than 200 digital assets.
We offer quality service for millions of users from over 130 countries.. .
Gatsby is a reimagined options trading application that cuts through the jargon and makes options trading available to the masses. Gatsby, founded by Ryan Belanger Saleh and Jeff Myers, is a trading app that makes options trading accessible to everyone.
Users don’t need to be a professional, and don’t need to understand a lot of industry jargon. With as little as $100 users can turn investments for or against companies and ETFs into big returns all for free.
Trading Options with Gatsby leaves the options matrix and capital requirements behind and offers higher risk and better potential returns than trading stocks. The app allows users to watch the Gatsby community react to breaking news and corporate reports and then optimise their strategy by leveraging everyone’s knowledge and expertise..
HaulHub develops a platform for heavy construction companies that powers transportation and digital ticketing for producers and contractors. They work with material producers, general contractors, fleet owners, and carriers nationwide.
HaulHub Technologies was chosen for Built In Boston’s ‘Best Places to Work: Small Companies’ list for 2020. HaulHub was founded in 2015, by its founder and CEO Joe Spinelli..
Headquartered in Wakefield, MA, Vestmark has been a leading technology platform provider delivering wealth management and investment advisory solutions since 2001. Vestmark is shaping the future of the advisory solutions industry with the most innovative technologies to support the industry’s growth.
Vestmark also provides an exciting and rewarding work environment. With a Software as a Service (SaaS) deployment approach, Vestmark’s customers currently manage over 1 million accounts representing over $250 billion in assets under management..
Blockstack is a decentralized computing network that puts users in control of their data and login. It’s the easiest way to build decentralized apps that can scale.
Blockstack enables engineers to build secure, privacy-focused applications: users are in control of their data instead of storing it with large tech companies. Over 120 independent developer teams have built apps on Blockstack..
Apkudo’s Hive provides a universal system for managing connected devices across the entire supply chain by securely bridging internal systems and external partners into a single, secure platform. With powerful artificial intelligence enhanced test software and high volume robotics for diagnostics and cosmetic grading, the Hive platform brings the full power of the extended enterprise to automate the answer to, “What do I do with this device, right now?” Apkudo’s HIve connects internal systems across the enterprise with ease — unlocking powerful data from silos to enable real time decisions.
By enabling customers to connect their partners’ Hives too, Apkudo delivers better supply chain efficiencies via a single operating system. The result is a flexible platform that reduces complex processes into flexible, collaborative business applications..
SecondMarket simplifies private securities transactions. Our online portal enables private companies and investment funds to customize, control and seamlessly execute primary and secondary transactions.
SecondMarket is backed by premier investors, including FirstMark Capital, The Social+Capital Partnership, Li Ka-shing Foundation, Temasek Holdings, New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Silicon Valley Bank. SecondMarket is a registered broker-dealer and member of FINRA, MSRB and SIPC and a SEC registered alternative trading system (ATS) for private company stock.
For more information, please visit www.secondmarket.com. Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook..
The Pro’s Closet
The Pro’s Closet is a re-Commerce company that specializes in the sales of premium pre-owned bicycles and bike manufacturer/distributor overstock. The Pro’s Closet caters to clients wishing to buy and sell both locally and nationwide and offers pickups, consultations, expert advice, and more.
The company provides an avenue for anyone (athletes, teams, shops, reps, companies, you) to free up space and put new and used premium products in the hands of people who will give it a second life. The Pro’s Closet was founded in 2006 by Nick Martin and is based in Boulder, Colorado..
AcadiaSoft Inc. develops and markets derivatives and collateral management solutions for institutional investors.
By listening to the market and its customers, AcadiaSoft has developed a solution that combines disparate sources of information that maximizes organizational efficiency and meets the ever increasing financial scrutiny that comes from shareholders, bond holders and regulators worldwide.. .
Cloud Academy strives to be the main guide for companies worldwide to understand, implement and embrace cloud technologies for their businesses. We help enterprise companies stay up to date with their cloud skills and take advantage of cloud technologies at scale to continuously improve their efficiency.
Cloud Academy helps our customers define their cloud strategy, understand what tools and vendors they need to rely on to improve their efficiency and we keep their teams’ skills always up to date. We use a combination of high quality, interactive and self-paced online training – covering your entire cloud stack and custom configurations – in combination with proprietary software to empower everyone in your organization with the right skills and information, from your sales department to your global IT team.
Our library is currently specialized on Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, DevOps learning paths, Containers learning paths and a constantly growing set of DevOps enterprise tools.. .
Nowsta is an all-in-one software for hourly and event-based workforces, providing scheduling, time tracking, and fintech solutions. It helps employers become better managers by giving them the tools they need to seamlessly manage their hourly workforce.
The company is building a platform that leverages advancements in machine learning and payments technology to reimagine the way companies communicate with, and pay their hourly wage employees. Nowsta was established in 2015 and is headquartered in Brooklyn, New York, United States.
LiquidX Inc. is the largest electronic marketplace for the exchange of Trade Finance assets.
Through its leading technology platform and a diverse and flexible pool of capital, our transaction-based marketplace provides a transparent platform for tapping the capital markets to deliver best price execution for Trade Finance assets. The marketplace is open to all participants including large corporations, banks, asset managers, hedge funds, insurers and family offices to trade risk and to invest in the Trade Finance asset class.
Our seller base is diverse and deep with credits from the largest global companies, and our buyer base ranges from the largest global banks to community banks, hedge funds, and global asset managers.. .
Omniex develops software infrastructure that integrates front, middle, and back-office services to simplify access and remove fragmentation. It operates an institutional operating platform for investment managers and active traders focused on crypto-assets.
Omniex’s solutions include Portfolio Solutions and Analytics; tracks crypto-asset portfolio, valuation, orders, risk and performance, and provides real-time dashboards and unified analytics services, Connectivity and Routing; unifies trading interface, multi-venue DMA and routing services that allows fund managers and traders to refocus attention and valuable time on managing portfolios, making investing decisions, and creating profitable trading strategies, and Algorithmic Execution Services; allows traders to execute orders with minimal impact on the market. Hu Liang, John Burnett, and Kamal Mokeddem founded it in 2017, with its headquarters in San Francisco in California..
Hummingbot is an open source high-frequency (HFT) software client that allows anyone to run automated, algorithmic trading strategies that were previously available only to Wall Street hedge funds. Backed by Bain Capital Ventures and Stanford University’s StartX Fund, Hummingbot is the leading open source algorithmic trading platform for crypto.
The Hummingbot client also powers our liquidity mining platform, which is a data-driven, digital marketplace for crowd-sourced, decentralized market making that is changing the way financial markets are created and traded.. .
Venture Global LNG
Venture Global LNG is a long-term, low-cost producer of liquefied natural gas pipelines. Working with a global LNG technology vendor, Venture Global intends to configure a 10.0 MTPA LNG facility utilizing efficient, low cost, mid-scale LNG liquefaction technology.
It was founded in 2013 and headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.. .
Ovamba Solutions, Inc.
Ovamba created a culturally astute risk measuring algorithm to better understand and serve Africans with financial services and capital for growth. They also created a natural language chatbot which allows Africans who do not speak english, french or Arabic to be able to apply for funding from Ovamba in their own language and receive business coaching to help them grow and run better businesses.
The model blends Sharia & ethical business elements with eCommerce, logistics & warehousing to deliver full end-to-end services help grow SMEs operating in the trade sector. Ovamba also funds commodities and exports..
The Small Exchange
The Small Exchange conducts more participants to financial markets with simpler and smaller futures products. The company creates a future exchange to execute the trading of proprietary products for all types of market participants, with a focus on the public retail customer.
It enables traders access to exclusive products that will develop new trading opportunities for investors of all sizes. The Small Exchange was founded in 2017 and is based in Chicago, Illinois..
LGO is the leading Bitcoin spot exchange for institutions. Live since April 2019, they are trusted by over 40 institutional counterparties across 15 countries.
With a boutique approach they provide a suite of fully customizable services, best in class technology, and deep liquidity. Please contact us at: https://lgo.group.
Derivative Path provides a technology-led solution to assist financial institutions, commercial end-users, and buy-side clients in executing and managing their over-the-counter interest rate and FX derivative transactions. Its technology platform, DerivativeEDGE, has been designed to be a complete end-to-end solution for interest rate and FX derivative trading, servicing, and hedge accounting.
With DerivativeEDGE, users have front-, mid-, and back-office functionality in one platform, eliminating the inefficiencies of working with disparate systems to manage various aspects of the business. The system also includes a fully automated hedge accounting platform that is fully compliant with the new hedge accounting rules of ASU 2017-12.
The platform comes complete with real-time market data and automated swap data reporting, and cleared trade affirmation. The system is designed within a framework that also aids users in meeting their Dodd-Frank requirements related to the execution of transactions with commercial clients and dealer counterparties, as well as ongoing data and document retention requirements.
The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Walnut Creek, California.. .
Kountable is a global trade and technology platform that delivers trust, transparency and auditability with data-driven insights and real-time information from transactions where small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) work with enterprise level suppliers and buyers. Its secure, cloud-based technology facilitates business between qualified SMEs and multinational suppliers in order to efficiently complete large scale projects for governments, NGOs and corporates.
SMEs play a vital role in procurement in developing countries and their efficient integration into value chains at scale is essential to building infrastructure and bringing innovation in healthcare, education, telecoms and energy to these markets. Every trade that happens on Kountable’s platform contributes to the UN Sustainable Development Goals as well as being good business.
Launched in 2015, Kountable’s global presence currently includes offices in San Francisco, Nairobi, Kigali and The Hague.. .
GrainChain creates an exchange platform with blockchain-based solutions for prompt payment and accountability. Since the dawn of agriculture, human beings have continually sought higher efficiency and security in the production and trading of food.
The modern age has seen the economics of agriculture and soft commodities repeatedly transformed by sudden technical innovations, a pattern which will continue to repeat itself. In the 1850’s advancements in refrigeration and food preservation dramatically lowered food prices and increased availability.
In the 1940’s innovation came in the form of gasoline tractors replacing horse drawn plows. Today, blockchain technology is poised to play a major part in the agricultural revolution of our time.
GrainChain’s patent pending solution utilizes blockchain technology to address numerous issues present within the soft commodities markets, such as fraud at all stages, large and small-scale corruption, payment delays, access to futures commodities market, and a cycle of debt that is difficult to escape. GrainChain changes this.
GrainChain utilizes the well-known properties of blockchains to address the systemic problems present in soft commodities markets, an industry in which the GrainChain team already has first hand experience in building software solutions. The GrainChain system greatly increases transparency and accountability within the agriculture business by eliminating disparate and wasteful paper trails, greatly eliminating the opportunity for fraud and dramatically reducing time and costs.
It ensures the prompt and secure execution of contracts between farmers and buyers, by both automatically facilitating payment to the farmer and making available the corresponding financial instrument for trading on commodities markets while verifying it is backed by only real assets in the system. This shortens a process that can currently take weeks down to a nearly instantaneous one.
Vela is a leading independent provider of trading and market access technology for global multi-asset electronic trading. Our software enables clients to successfully execute on their trading strategies and manage risk across multiple fragmented markets, liquidity pools, and data sources.
We help firms successfully differentiate and innovate in an ever-changing, increasingly-regulated and fiercely-competitive landscape, while also reducing total cost of ownership. Vela’s ticker plant, execution gateways, trading platform, and risk and analytics software deliver a unique, ultra-low latency technology stack for electronic low-touch and Direct Market Access (DMA) execution and pricing.
We leverage the latest innovations in technology to deliver cutting-edge performance, features and reliability. Our modular stack is accessed through a single set of trading, data and risk APIs and can be delivered as-a-Service from multiple co-location data centers globally.
With access to more than 200 venues, Vela provides global coverage across all major asset classes. Clients are supported by an award-winning team of technical and business experts available 24×7 from our multiple offices in the US, Europe, and Asia.
Vela’s clients include traders, market makers, brokers, banks, investment firms, exchanges, and other market participants.. .
PEAK6 Investments LLC
PEAK6 uses technology to find a better way of doing things. The company’s first tech-based solution was developed in 1997 to optimize options trading and, over the past two decades, the same formula has been used across a range of industries, asset classes and business stages to consistently deliver superior results.
Today, PEAK6 seeks transformational opportunities to provide capital and strategic support to entrepreneurs and forward-thinking businesses, helping to unlock potential and activate what is into what ought to be. PEAK6’s core brands include: PEAK6 Capital Management, Apex Clearing, National Flood Services and Evil Geniuses..
iTrustCapital is a digital asset trading platform that allows clients to buy and sell Cryptocurrencies and Physical Gold real-time, 24/7, through their retirement accounts. The service addresses approximately $1 Trillion + of capital that’s held by investors who trade these assets outside of tax-advantaged accounts.
Ten to 15 million Americans invest in cryptocurrencies and millions more in physical gold. Most solutions facilitating these investments are complicated, risky, and create a tax liability.
Buying cryptocurrencies involves applying for, then funding accounts on multiple exchanges and withdrawing the investment to a hardware security device. Selling is the same risky process in reverse.
Buying gold is just as inconvenient; requiring shipping, receipt, and storage. The worst part is the reporting and tax liability incurred on every transaction.
With the IRS targeting cryptocurrency investors for not reporting their trades, iTrust users defer or eliminate taxes and have no reporting requirements. While other IRA services charge as much as 15% for a single transaction, iTrust’s transaction fee is just 1%.
As part of the service, iTrust provides IRA Maintenance and institutional-grade secure storage for a flat fee of $29.95 per month.. .
Genco Shipping Trading
Genco Shipping & Trading Limited is an international ship owning company. We transport iron ore, coal, grain, steel products and other drybulk cargoes along worldwide shipping routes.
Their wholly owned modern fleet of dry cargo vessels consists of Panamax, Handymax and Handysize vessels that provide an essential link in international trade. Genco Shipping Trading is a global industry and Genco Shipping & Trading Limited is very well placed to serve it professionally and competitively.
WAVE BL is a digital courier platform that mirrors the traditional process for transferring original paper documents — electronically. Our solution enables instant, encrypted and authenticated transfer of Bills of Lading and other unique digital documents.
WAVE BL’s blockchain-based platform is designed to meet the needs of every member along the supply chain, from the smallest importer to the largest shipping carriers and banks. WAVE BL’s mission is to create a paperless world.
Paper is pricey, slow and exposed to risk of forgery and loss. Using digital documents reduces the cost of doing business, bolsters innovation and increases efficiency, security, and reliability..
Rapunzl – Invest. Share. Win.
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To date, we’ve given away nearly $100,000 in prizes & that’s taught us the importance of including the following disclosures: If you are under the age of 12 you cannot use Rapunzl. If you are between the ages of 13-17, you may not make in-app purchases nor redeem cash prizes or other rewards unless specifically stated.
RippleWorks pairs the most promising social ventures with Silicon Valley expertise to jointly identify and address immediate and critical scaling challenges. RippleWorks’ volunteer program provides a high-skilled opportunity for tech executives and successful entrepreneurs to apply their domains of expertise and drive meaningful impact around the world.
RippleWorks is a non-profit that operates with a heightened sense of urgency to drive business results faster, which in turn will accelerate social and economic impact.. .
Mudrex helps people invest in crypto like a hedge fund does. Pro traders build trading algorithms using Mudrex algorithmic trading platform.
Mudrex builds portfolio bundle using top performing algorithms for different risk-reward profile. An investor simply choose a portfolio based on her risk-reward expectations.
Mudrex then automatically buys and sells different crypto currencies on behalf of investors.. .
OpenDoor Trading (ODT) enhances liquidity of Off-the-Run Treasuries (OFTR’s) and TIPS, the principal pain points in US Treasuries, through a cost effective, all-to-all, session-based trading platform. Our customers include some of the world’s largest asset managers, central banks, primary dealers, hedge funds, and trading firms.
ODT offers free access to our browser-based platform.. .
Founded in 1996 in Memphis, Tennessee, Wunderlich is a full-service investment firm serving the needs of individuals, corporations and institutional clients through our wealth management, investment banking and capital markets divisions. Additionally, we offer inter-dealer institutional fixed income trading services through Fundamental Broker Inter-Dealer (FBI) and operate registered investment advisory subsidiaries.
Our firm was ranked among the fastest growing private companies in America by Inc. Magazine from 2010 through 2013.
In 1996, then 26-year old Gary Wunderlich coupled his investment banking background with an entrepreneurial vision when he acquired a small broker/dealer in Memphis, Tennessee, and launched Wunderlich Securities. During a time of broad consolidation among the larger, regional investment firms, Wunderlich sought to fill a void with his new venture.
Initially, Wunderlich Securities focused only on serving individual investors in the Memphis area. But within two years, the industry took notice and Wunderlich’s Private Client Group welcomed a team of like-minded advisors in Houston, Texas, which became the firm’s first of many branch locations.
By 2002, the firm was well-established with 60 experienced financial advisors. Over the next six years, Wunderlich expanded its reach into institutional sales, trading and research with the launch of its Fixed Income division, followed shortly by an Equity Capital Markets division.
During this time, the firm’s growth and business model attracted the attention of Coil Investment Group, a Norwegian-based private equity and venture capital firm, which then became a financial partner in 2007. This investment fueled continued expansion for Wunderlich in the years ahead.
OB1 is a developer of a peer-to-peer trading platform used to offer a cryptocurrency marketplace. It makes online trade free for everyone allowing them to buy and sell anything to anyone else for free.
OB1 was established in 2015 and is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia.. .
EquityZen is a financial services company that provides an investment platform intended to connect shareholders of private companies with investors seeking alternative investments. Its investment platform improves the way startup employees are paid by unlocking the value of their equity compensation in a way that benefits all key players, enabling clients to provide the opportunity to invest in large private firms and address liquidity and risk concerns.
It was founded in 2013 and headquartered in New York, United States.. .
7 Chord empowers bond traders with the modern day predictive pricing and trading signals. BondDroid, our proprietary machine learning technology, distills millions of data-points into actionable analytics that help traders reduce their cost of execution and make better investment decisions.
The firm was founded by renowned machine learning engineers, trading technologists and experienced traders. Barclays accelerator, powered by Techstars, Class of 2017..
The VRBex team (rebranding to Levelfield) has worked over two years in research and development, and now we are seeking early stage investors to join us in launching our first business line. View our pitch deck at http://bit.ly/Levelfield In our vision the future of financial services (the future of money) lies within digital – not merely banking electronically, as many major institutions define digital – but the cultural and technology changes that accompany true 24×7, real time, direct payments.
We have a well-developed plan to grow a world leading FinTech/Challenger Bank, and the expertise to make it happen. VRBex/Levelfield will be leaders in the technological and cultural transformation for financial services arising from fundamental changes driven by digital assets and blockchain.
We will disrupt the existing digital asset and banking industries by building a well-regulated, well-managed group centered upon a full-service U.S. chartered bank to offer a mixture of products and services within both the emerging digital asset class and traditional banking and securities..
Quote-A-Pro is a marketplace for bulk recyclables. This includes plastics, metals, and industrial by-products in need of reprocessing.
The market is currently highly fragmented and plagued by fraud. We solve these issues by vetting all of our partners to the same standard and using the ledger to record all aspects of transactions transparently.
We utilize safe shipping terms to minimize exposure to participants and process payments using our blockchain network.. .
Pivot was created in order to streamline trade desk communication by enhancing electronic trading and enabling real-time dialogue between traders and their vast network. Pivot is an interenterprise network that leverages Wall Street 2.0 communication and collaboration capabilities to create revenue-generation tools for trading-related workflows within the capital markets arena.
The Pivot Network helps turn conversations into ideas and ideas into transactions by integrating information, relationships and transactions into a single pivot point, giving customers the best information to base decisions.. .
AX Trading Network
The AX represents a new approach to trading, built on an entirely new model, yet it is based on principles like fairness and transparency that are as old as trading itself. At the AX, it is Your Trade, Your Call.This coming September, our team will launch the much improved AX Trading Network.
We are the world’s first Electronic Trading Network (ETN), where institutional traders can proactively connect and trade with one another in a secure environment. The AX Trading network is backed & partnered with Credit Suisse..
Clear Markets is a leading innovator, developer, and operator of electronic marketplaces and trading technologies. The company has extensive experience in building and operating electronic trading systems for complex fixed income and credit derivatives in the world’s major financial centers.
The Clear Markets management team includes respected pioneers in the development of the interest rate swap market. Their work has earned them a thorough understanding of legal and regulatory history for swaps policy and the transition from voice to electronic trading..
Coinsetter is an internet company that operates a Bitcoin trading platform with tools for forex traders. Its platform offers trading and the liquidity of various exchanges on Bitcoin trades.
The company specializes in the fields of trading platforms. finance, and Bitcoin.
It was founded in 2012 and headquartered in New York, United States.. .
Chaka is a financial technology company lowering access barriers between African and global capital markets. The company provides a regulatorily compliant platform for African individuals and businesses to invest and trade in global capital markets.
The service currently provides access to 3,000+ assets in 40+ countries including US, China, UK and more.. .
Rizm is a financial software and systems developer that specializes in algorithmic trading applications. Primarily, its trading platform, Rizm, provides users with the ability to create, back test, simulate, and launch complex trading algorithms without any programming or high-level mathematical knowledge.
It services global financial software demands with superior speed, technology and customization for individuals and institutions alike.. .
TradeOff Technologies is a financial technology platform offering patent-pending social trading games for fun, for learning, or for cash prizes. They provide its customers with an alternative to trading the markets using the same skills, with less risk and more fun.
The company’s goal is to create a fun and engaging online trading platform where people around the world -beginners and professional traders alike – can grow their skills and compete for cash prizes. The company was founded in 2017 and based in Conifer, Colorado..
BuildingBits is the first company to have been qualified by the SEC to allow anyone with as little as $100 to chose a building and make an equity investment in commercial real estate. Put your money to work! Bringing Liquidity to Commercial Real Estate at last! Because the offering has been qualified by the SEC the BITs purchased by investors through BuildingBits platform is fully tradable and transferable from day one! Founded in 2016 by a team of successful entrepreneurs combining 125 years of experience and cross-industry expertise, was launched with an ambitious goal: revolutionizing the commercial real estate industry.
Disrupting centuries-old real estate practices, the enterprise developed a remarkably innovative business model that allows for the “democratization” of commercial real estate, a highly capital-intensive asset class. Harnessing the power of the masses through cutting-edge technology, the company allows small investors to acquire shares in income-producing commercial real estate of their choice – an investment opportunity available only to ultra-high net worth individuals and institutions until now..
have|need (Have Need, Inc.)
have|need is the first consumer multi-party barter platform for goods and services. have|need’s patented multi-party matching engine connects the haves and needs of a limitless number of people, efficiently creating barter opportunities that could not previously be achieved.
have|need is barter for the connected world.. .
Extraordinary Re (!Re) is creating a new marketplace where insurance liabilities can be syndicated to investors and then reallocated between investors in real time. Our platform will unlock $20+ trillion of existing liabilities held on insurance company balance sheets, access new sources of reinsurance capacity that is expert in pricing and managing dynamic risks, create price discovery for liabilities that are difficult to value, and enable institutional investors to access diversifying and attractive sources of return.
It is the next step in the evolution of insurance linked securities (ILS).. .
Electronifie’s mission is to create a fair and open marketplace that generates unprecedented liquidity for corporate bond investors. Both institutional investors and market-making dealers participate in Electronifie’s trading venue, which is designed to bring back block-sized liquidity to the corporate bond market by limiting information leakage and providing pre-trade price transparency for traders satisfying “best ex” obligations.
Electronifie plans to open its marketplace for trading in US investment grade and high yield corporate bonds in the first quarter of 2015. For more information about Electronifie, visit www.electronifie.com or follow us on Twitter @Electronifie.
Electronifie Securities LLC is a Member of FINRA/SIPC.. .
Developer of financial analytics software designed to simplify the process of trading stocks and options. The company’s Trading Log technology allows users to automatically track advanced multi-leg options strategies, analyze past or present trading strategies, and optimize investment portfolios across multiple time frames and variables.
Vestalyze provides robust reporting and portfolio management tools to give retail investors a better understanding of how to navigate the complex world of trading and investing.. .
Anthem Vault was founded in February 2011 by CEO Anthem Blanchard. Anthem brings his extensive knowledge of the gold and silver industry from both his experience as Director of Strategic Development and Marketing with European-based company, GoldMoney, as well as from being raised by a goldbug and precious metals pioneer, James U.
Blanchard III, who helped restore Americans’ right to own gold and founded rare coin and bullion company, Blanchard & Company.. .
CBOE Vest is driven by the conviction that investors desire more certainty in their investment outcomes. Founded in 2012 to address this market need, Vest’s early investors were Y Combinator, Payment Ventures and First Round Capital.
In 2016, Vest became an asset management subsidiary of CBOE Holdings, Inc., one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies and owner of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (the largest U.S. options exchange and creator of listed options), the Bats exchanges, CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) and other subsidiaries.
Today CBOE Vest offers institutional-quality target outcome investments built on the backbone of its unique investment philosophy and CBOE’s indexes—that strive to buffer losses, amplify gains or provide consistent income—to a diverse spectrum of investors. OUR MISSION Reengineering Investing Most investments today target speculative returns, with uncertain levels of risk, over an uncertain period.
While opportunistic, this approach to investing brings a degree of uncertainty. We are building a new class of investments, called Target Outcome Investments, that target a defined return profile, with an allowance for a specific level risk, at a specific point in time in the future.
Such investments strive to provide investors with targeted protection, enhanced returns, or consistent income, with a level of predictability unattainable with most other investments.. .
Hi we are CommTrade and in current specific time we are already save money for a plastics trader. We are b2b software for raw material traders In order to produce many of the plastic objects we use in our daily lives in the US alone, 30,000 plastic traders lose 4 to 6 hours of employee work time on messy and tedious operational work.
Why?… Because the deals and shipment process is a mess.
We come from the polymer trading industry. When we had to purchase and deliver raw materials for manufacturing, we spent hours on phone calls and meetings, working in excel spreadsheets and sending tons of documents.
We tired of it and… We created CommTrade – an intelligent solution that improves productivity by automating, tracking and streamlining workflows between contractors. As results we cut 37% time of work per deal, get 17% more in annual revenue and total control of all business streams.
We calculates that we saves over 1 thousand dollars per deal. An average trading company makes over 50 deals monthly.
So we can provide monthly savings over 50 thousands for each company. For this we charge 1k dollars in monthly subscription for a basic product and we will go deeply in automation of business.
The exponential growth of data, artificial intelligence (AI), and continuous improvements in technology are key factors driving the need to change the way you invest. Data driven investment strategies are able to find actionable insight in real-time through the application of quantitative methods.
All of our investment strategies are fully automated algorithms designed, tested and proven by quantitative analysts with highly technical expertise in computer science, mathematics, statistics and finance. Now, you have the alternative to make these sophisticated proprietary investment strategies work for you..
Mantara is transforming the world of securities trading by delivering advanced technology solutions that fulfill the market demand for integrated multi-asset, high-speed trading and analytics. Mantara is committed to transforming the way that equities, options and futures are traded worldwide.
Fueled by demand for trading efficiency, transparency and functionality, Mantara is driving the development and delivery of an entirely new class of solutions that raise the bar and exceed market expectations for this space.. .
MicroQuant, LLC, doing business as ValueCharts.com, develops technical analysis indicators and software that help traders by taking the guess work out of trading. It offers ValueCharts Indicator Suite that gives investors and traders the ability to know in real-time when a market is overvalued, undervalued, or trading at fair value; SignalFeed that delivers real-time trading signals from industry professionals straight to the client’s desktop; and TheTradersDaily.com, a magazine that provides information related to daily articles and videos about current markets, trends, and potential investment opportunities.
The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Raleigh, North Carolina.. .
Currensee puts the power of investing in world currency markets in the hands of every investor. Currensee strives to deliver profitability, transparency and control to investors around the world.
In October 2010, Currensee launched the Currensee Trade Leadersâ„¢ Investment Program, giving investors of all types the ability to invest in the currency market, regardless of their knowledge of the currency market. Until now, the currency market (also known as Forex or FX) has primarily been a place for institutional traders, professional traders or day traders willing to try their hand at the myriad of signals, set-ups and currency strategies.
The Trade Leaders Investment Program was built to provide investors of all types with the opportunity to leverage the experience and expertise of top Forex traders, while having full control of their investment at all times. The program gives investors the ability to follow and automatically execute the trades of top Currensee traders called Trade Leaders.
Currensee Trade Leaders are top Forex traders handpicked from the thousands of members of the Currensee Forex trading social network.. .
Markets.com is one of the world’s leading Forex and CFD trading brands. Offering powerful yet user friendly trading platforms for web and mobile, you can trade over 2,000 of the most popular assets – stocks, currencies, commodities and indices, benefitting from first-rate customer support in over 20 languages.
Trading at Markets.com allows customers to benefit from tight spreads and zero commissions. Tools available for traders include stop-loss, take profit, entry limit and entry stop orders.
Traders can benefit from customizable charts, line studies, and in-depth analysis to design their own unique trading strategies. In October 2014, Markets.com embarked on an official partnership with the legendary football club Arsenal FC, and was named as Arsenal’s official Forex and CFD Trading Partner.
Markets.com is operated by Safecap Investments Ltd, a Financial Services Company authorized and regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) under license no. 092/08 and by the Financial Services Board (FSB) in South Africa as an Authorised Financial Service Provider under FSP no.
43906. Markets.com is a global brand and trademark used by Safecap and owned by Markets Limited (‘Markets’).
Safecap and Markets are subsidiaries of Playtech PLC, a company traded on the London Stock Exchange’s Main Market and a constituent of the FTSE 250 index. Safecap has the sole and exclusive use of the domain ‘www.markets.com’ worldwide.
Liquid M Capital
Liquid M Capital, LLC, is a financial technology company and broker dealer registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) Liquid M Capital is the operators of an alternative trading system (“ATS”) that plans to use Blockchain Technology as part of the operation of the ATS.
Liquid M Capital is able to facilitate the primary issuance of ICOs as a securities. The approval was a result of Liquid Markets Group’s (the parent of Liquid M Capital) advocacy and petition for rule change to the SEC in late 2015 to amend regulation ATS for unregistered securities.
Liquid M Capital has achieved an approval set for a robust alternative trading system, which can transact in the full stack of unregistered and private securities. Alongside their ATS approval, Liquid M Capital was granted a Quotation Bureau which permits the publishing of real-time mark-to-market quotations of private unregistered securities.
In addition, the Quotation Bureau has the ability to take indications of interest for securities purchase and sale on a 24/7 basis.. .
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