Voleo Named as a 2019 Benzinga Global Fintech Listmaker
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Voleo Trading Systems Inc. (TRAD: TSX-V) (“Voleo”, the “Company”), a Vancouver-based Fintech company with a unique approach to stock trading, has been named to the Benzinga Global Fintech Listmakers and recognized as a Best Brokerage for Beginners alongside leading brands in the market.
The official Benzinga Fintech Listmakers are comprised of 150 carefully vetted and renowned companies and executives who are striving to revolutionize the fintech industry. From deeply established companies to the newest start-ups, this group of influencers is impacting sectors like payments, banking, investing, technology and financial literacy. Voleo is one of a handful of companies to be recognized for their commitment to financial literacy as a Best Brokerage for Beginners. View the full list here: https://fintechawards.com/listmakers/#heading-best-brokerage-for-beginners.
“We’re recognizing the companies that will define the future of our financial lives,” says Benzinga CEO Jason Raznick. “Since the inaugural Benzinga Fintech Awards in 2015, our Listmakers have closed $300 million in deals and partnered with some of the biggest players in the industry. We look forward to honoring these players for years to come, as well as finding the next generation of fintech.”
Voleo’s unique social trading application provides a fun and engaging environment for new and experienced investors to build investment portfolios together as a team. It is the only app of its kind to support investment club trading and deliver a gamified investing experience through community discussion, a leaderboard to follow others, and badges and rewards to encourage engagement and activity.
Voleo also offers a white-label version of its app to support banks and credit unions looking to provide an interesting and engaging platform for beginner investors.
“Making investing accessible is a key driver for Voleo,” stated its CEO Thomas Beattie. “This recognition reinforces that investing as a community, including those you know and trust, provides the foundation new investors need to build their own investment portfolios.”
About BenzingaBenzinga is a dynamic and innovative financial media platform that empowers investors with high-quality, unique content with the goal of making information easier to consume. Benzinga’s mission is to connect the world with news, data and education that makes the path to financial prosperity easier for everyone, everyday. Benzinga is the leading full-service, one-stop shop for investors of all stripes and styles.
About the Benzinga Fintech AwardsThe Benzinga Fintech Awards is an exciting, forward-looking competition to highlight the companies and individuals with the most impressive technology, advancement and innovation who are building the future of financial services and capital markets. This year, Benzinga is proud to join forces with Envestnet | Yodlee to facilitate the most beneficial education and impactful networking in the quickly changing space.
About Voleo Trading Systems Inc.Voleo is a mobile fintech company that is transforming the retail investing space through its powerful, collaborative investing platform. Voleo’s equity trading platform operates on native iOS and Android devices, as well as a companion web application. Voleo has increased retail investor participation in the stock market by breaking down barriers to entry, facilitating trust and improving financial literacy. The product is being white-labeled by major financial institutions around the world as an innovative product to engage, retain and acquire retail customers.
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Certain statements contained in this release constitute forward-looking statements and forward-looking information (collectively referred to herein as “forward-looking statements”) within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws. Such forward-looking statements relate to future events or Voleo Trading Systems Inc’s (the “Company”) future performance and the integration of cryptocurrency trading. All statements other than statements of historical fact may be forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are often, but not always, identified by the use of words such as “seek”, “anticipate”, “budget”, “plan”, “continue”, “estimate”, “expect”, “forecast”, “may”, “will”, “project”, “predict”, “potential”, “targeting”, “intend”, “could”, “might”, “should”, “believe” and similar expressions. These statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results or events to differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements. Voleo believes the expectations reflected in those forward-looking statements are reasonable but no assurance can be given that these expectations will prove to be correct and such forward-looking statements included in this release should not be unduly relied upon. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this release, or as of the date specified in the documents incorporated by reference into this release, as the case may be. In particular, this release contains forward-looking statements pertaining, but not limited to: expectations as to future operations of the Company, future market trends, growth opportunities, the Company’s go to market strategy, future partnerships, new initiatives and innovations of the Company, product offerings, the expected operations and performance of the Company’s business, expected user growth, and the timing of key development milestones.
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