A German-made alternative to Robinhood, Trade Republic, was valued at $5.3 billion in a Series C funding round led by Sequoia, a year after being valued at $600 million in an earlier round. The funding shows there’s still a hearty appetite among private investors for retail-trading apps. Berlin-based Trade Republic, with customers in Germany, Austria and France, allows users to buy and sell...
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German Brokerage App Trade Republic Gets $5.3 Billion Valuation
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When Andy Wilson’s company received its first successful client referral through ChatGPT, he was shaken to his core. The founder and CEO of Logikcull, a San Francisco–based legal technology company, Wilson “had the exact same reaction to ChatGPT as I had to the internet browser in the early ’90s,” he said. “But this time I knew it would be even bigger than...
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