Stripe – Redefining the online payments space.
How Robo-advisors like Betterment are democratizing wealth management for the masses at fraction of cost.
A decade ago, Goldman Sachs executive Gary Cohn was asked if he’d license the bank’s proprietary securities pricing software, SecDB, for $1.0 billion. He said no. How about $5.0 billion? Maybe. Today, Goldman Sachs gives away SecDB for free. What […]
How Danske Bank, a Danish bank from 1871, embraced disruption and managed to become a leader in digital innovation.
How a team of mathematicians, computer scientists, and physicists is beating the market
The fall of Ryan Kavanaugh and Relativity Media.
Wealthfront has disrupted the financial advisory industry by using analytics and algorithms to automate investment decisions. Will it be able to sustain its success?
private equity and retail investors: disrupting fund of funds
AngelList – an investing platform with the tagline “Where the world meets startups” – has historically been a platform where angel investors could review self-created profiles from aspiring entrepreneurs (think LinkedIn for startups). If an angel investor liked what they […]
The traditional model of personal investing looks like this: individuals like you and me either sign up for a brokerage account, select investments and construct our own portfolios (“the DIY approach”) or hire a financial advisor that makes investment suggestions […]