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StockRepublic selected for the Access Germany Program!
We are delighted to join a handful of other Swedish scaleups in this accelerator program, and look forward to taking advantage of market-specific insights and company-specific meetings to further fuel our ambitious goals for the German market.
Summer, solstice, snaps, and the future of StockRepublic
It’s officially halftime for 2022, and we are excited for the summer here at StockRepublic. Midsummer, an immensely popular Swedish celebration of the summer solstice, has come and gone. However, the memories of eating pickled herring, drinking snaps, and singing traditional songs with friends and family will live on.
hi!stocks is live! 🎉
In collaboration with comdirect, we are excited to launch a new investment community, called hi!stocks. In catering to the rapidly growing digital-first audience, we are setting a new standard for the user experience and social trading.
The brand new Explore view
We are excited to announce that we have a new and improved Explore view. Now, you can see all lists, categories, and entities on the first page, all at once.
The New StockRepublic for Developers Page
Would you like to get to know how our platform works in an easy-digestible and structured way and learn everything you need to get started with your Social Trading development? We have some great news for you.
Fintech investments have reached an all-time-high during 2021 🚀
According to Dealroom, fintech startups raised a total of 125 billion dollars in VC funding globally during 2021, which is almost three times more than the year prior. Early-stage funding is also on the rise, especially in Europe and emerging markets. In 2021, almost 1.8k early-stage fintech rounds were completed.
Social Trading in 2022: Sustainability, crypto and digital campfires
What’s on the agenda for 2022? 🗓
Welcome to the team Daniel Ekberger
Fintech really is Daniel Ekberger’s thing. He’s worked as both CFO and CEO of several exciting tech companies, and rocks both the financial and the technological side of business. StockRepublic is lucky to have him!
We are live in Germany!
Earlier this summer we announced that we’ve raised new capital with the purpose of accelerating our growth journey and expanding the launch of our social trading platform for banks and partners globally. We can now proudly announce that we’re one step closer to our mission to democratize savings and help the next generation of investors make more sustainable choices – thanks to our ongoing project with comdirect – eine Marke der Commerzbank AG. Integration of data is done and users within a closed testing group are now onboard in the internal pilot.
Swedish fintech company StockRepublic raises new capital and forms partnership with Germany's second-largest bank
The Swedish fintech company StockRepublic is raising new capital to accelerate its growth journey and expand the launch of the social trading platform for banks and partners globally. StockRepublic now receives 2 million EUR, and Commerzbank Group's early-stage investor enters as the lead investor. The investment round is led by the Swedish venture capital fund Uequity and Commerzbank Group's early-stage investor main incubator, together with well-known business angels with a background from, among others, E-Trade, Yubico and Minna Technologies. In total, 2 million EUR is invested.
Sustainable investment is very much a thing of today.
Sustainable investment is no longer a utopian dream for a distant future. It is very much a thing of today. The EU wants to implement a series of new terms called EU taxonomy for sustainable activities, or “green taxonomy”, in order to encourage companies to become more sustainable. All to help us reach the objectives of the European Green Deal and take a leap towards reaching a sustainable, circular economy.
Data – the currency of the future
The Internet, cookies and social media have made it easier for organizations to track the behavior of their customers. As Wilhelm Sporrong says: “It is no longer enough to ask the customers what they want” – because their behavior is what tells you what they really want, not their answers.
Explore green portfolios and follow climate friendly profiles!
“Investing in climate solutions can help investors mitigate the systemic risks of climate change, hedge against risks to their carbon intensive investments, and provide opportunities for diversification and strong returns as the world transitions to a low carbon, clean energy economy.” – Climate Solutions Investment Initiative
“It’s time to level up the digital customer experience”
Digitalization has brought with it a myriad of changes. Change in society as a whole and changes in human behaviors. More and more experiences – from shopping, banking to dating – are moving online. StockRepublic caught up with Wilhelm Sporrong, CEO and founder of Gamifiera, to get his take on cynical KPIs, social trading, and the importance of creating engaging customer experiences.
Your money matters – are you investing in a better climate?
We provide state of the art Climate Impact Rating for your savings. For any type of account we'll calculate your carbon footprint and give you an instant benchmark, along with suggestions on how to improve.
We made it to the final of DABOX Challenge!
The innovation team of Portugal’s second largest bank; Caixa Geral de Depósitos, initiated the DABOX Challenge to find innovative startup solutions that match their strategic growth objectives. We were selected among 54 startup applicants as one of the 6 finalists and got invited to pitch our idea in front of the DABOX team on the FintechDay the 27th of November.
Open banking: a huge opportunity for retail investors
We stand on the threshold of a new digital era where digitalization permeates every aspect of life. StockRepublic spoke to Monika Liikamaa, CEO and co-founder of Enfuce, about how digitalization of financial data has reached new heights and why open banking is key to a sustainable future.
Private investments trending during Corona Pandemic
Together with our friends at comdirect bank AG (owned by Commerzbank AG), StockRepublic notices a changed trend for private investments during the Corona pandemic. Will it stay?