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Robinhood is on a mission to democratize our financial system. We believe it should work for everyone and not just a few. We offer commission-free trading in one, user-friendly platform.

Since our public launch in 2015, we’ve enabled millions of people to participate in the markets, cementing us as one of the fastest-growing brokerage firm ever in terms of customer accounts.

Robinhood has been recognized as a CNBC Disruptor 50 and the 11th Most Innovative Company in the World by Fast Company. Robinhood's products have won the Apple Design Award, the Google Material Design Award, Fast Company's Innovation by Design award, and many others.
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Robinhood scraps launch of its investing app in the UK

  • CNBC
  • 1 week ago
  • Robinhood has postponed the launch of its popular stock-trading app in the U.K. indefinitely. The fintech firm told people signed up to its U.K. waitlist Tuesday that it had put the brakes on its global expansion ambitions to focus primarily on its home market.
  • that Robinhood will shortly pull its U.K. website and close the waitlist, while customer email addresses will be deleted from the company’s systems to protect users’ privacy.
  • The company plans to transfer most of its 10 employees in the U.K. to U.S. teams, however others will be let go.
Robinhood scraps launch of its investing app in the UK

Robinhood raises another $320 million at an $8.6 billion valuation

  • Fortune
  • 3 weeks ago
  • Robinhood, the fintech startup credited with helping popularize trading among millennials, has raised another $320 million in latest funding from new and existing investors at a valuation of $8.6 billion.
  • The new round includes investors such as TSG Consumer Partners and IVP, and brings the seven-year-old online brokerage’s total fundraise to $600 million in a span of two months.
  • Last month, Robinhood said it may make it harder to qualify to do sophisticated options trading on its platform and would improve its user interface.
Robinhood raises another $320 million at an $8.6 billion valuation

New filing shows Robinhood brought in close to $100 million by offloading order flow in the first quarter

  • The Block
  • 1 month ago
  • A new regulatory filing shows trading firms paid Robinhood nearly $100 million in fees for stock and options order flow
  • An update to Rule 606 implemented at the beginning of 2020 requires brokers to file more granular data about their order routing
  • The new 606 filed at the end of May shows net payments made to Robinhood increased from $19.4 million in January to $45.4 million in March
  • Payments for options orders made up the lion’s share of total payments
New filing shows Robinhood brought in close to $100 million by offloading order flow in the first quarter

Baiju Bhatt

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Founder @Robinhood. @Stanford undergrad in physics, grad in mathematics.

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Valuation

$8.3B

Funded over

7 rounds

Latest round

Series F (May 2020)

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