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There is Rising Interest in AI Stocks as More Than Half of Investors Hold Shares in These Firms: Report

Artificial intelligence [AI] and companies leading this tech sector are the new shiny. It’s almost gold rush like as people seek to invest in AI firms as the masses finally became aware that the technology has now hit mass adoption. The catalyst is ChatGPT, which… Read More

BTC Adoption: US Retail Investors May Trade Bitcoin ETFs via eToro

Trading and investing platform, eToro, announced the addition of spot bitcoin ETFs to the platform, following the Security and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) approval of the products. US users can buy iShares Bitcoin Trust (IBIT) and ARK 21Shares Bitcoin ETF (ARKB) on eToro for whole share… Read More

Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) Have Transformed Financial Ecosystem, According to eToro and iShares Update

Exchange-traded funds —more commonly known as ETFs — have transformed the financial landscape, according to an update shared by eToro. And lately, ETFs actually became a beacon “for everyday investors as they navigated rising rates and inflation,” the eToro team noted. Investors have reportedly “poured… Read More

US Retail Investors Now More Concerned About Losing Money than Missing Out on Big Opportunities – Report

U.S. retail investors are more scared about the prospect of losing money than possibly missing out on the next big opportunity according to new research from trading and investing platform eToro. eToro’s Rethinking Risk research reveals “that 61% of U.S. retail investors say that their… Read More

Investing Platform eToro Reveals Next Step in Diversification of Offerings with Interest on Cash Feature

eToro, the trading and investing platform, is today announcing its next step in the ongoing diversification of its offerings with the launch of an interest on cash feature. Accessible via eToro Options, interest on cash offers account holders 4.9% APR on cash balances within eligible… Read More

eToro Exec Joins FINRA Fintech Committee

Lule Demmissie, US CEO of eToro, has joined the FINRA Fintech Committee. FINRA is the entity that oversees broker-dealers across the US, holding incredible power over this important aspect of financial services. By joining the Fintech Committee, Demmissie will be able to interact and share… Read More

eToro and iShares by BlackRock Expand ETF Education for Investors

eToro, the trading and investing platform, is announcing the launch of free ETF courses on the eToro Academy, made possible through a new partnership with iShares by BlackRock, the largest ETF provider in the world. With a global line-up of 1300+ ETFs and $3.12 trillion… Read More

Investment Strategy Report: AI, Cloud Computing, VR Identified As Long-Term Theme in Market when Investing

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Even as the initial hype around AI-specific stocks cools off, investors are still buying into the technology as a market-driver. New data from the latest Retail Investor Beat survey from trading and investment platform eToro finds “that one in four (26%) American investors consider digital… Read More

Recession Concerns, Return of Student Loan Payments Not Affecting US Investor Confidence, eToro Survey Reveals

U.S. retail investors remain optimistic about reaching their investing goals even as student loan payments resume and the threat of a recession looms, according to data from the latest Retail Investor Beat from trading and investment network eToro. In the short term, investors are still… Read More

eToro Obtains Crypto Asset Service Provider Registration from CySEC, Readies fo MiCA

eToro, the trading and investing platform, has announced that its application for registration under the CySEC CASP (Crypto Asset Service Provider) Register in Cyprus has been approved. The registration will enable eToro to “offer regulated crypto services to all EU countries on a cross-border basis… Read More

Trading, Investing Platform eToro Appoints New Options Analyst

Trading and investment platform eToro is announcing the appointment of Bret Kenwell as Options Analyst. Lule Demmissie, eToro’s U.S. CEO said: “We are delighted to welcome Bret to the eToro team. He brings a wealth of experience in creating engaging and educational content for investors… Read More

Retail Investors Are Using ChatGPT-style AI to Help Manage Investments, Research Reveals

One in ten (11%) retail investors are using artificial intelligence (AI) tools “such as ChatGPT to help pick and alter investments in their portfolio,” according to data from the latest Retail Investor Beat from trading and investment platform eToro. The study of 10,000 retail investors… Read More

Investing Platform eToro Obtains Virtual Asset Registration from Bank of Spain

eToro, the multi-asset investing platform, has announced that on 29 June 2023 the Bank of Spain has “approved the registration of eToro as a service provider of exchange of virtual currency for fiat currency and electronic wallet custody services.” Tali Salomon, eToro’s Regional Manager for… Read More

eToro Adjusts Crypto Offerings for US Customers Following SEC Enforcement Action Targeting “Crypto Asset Securities”

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s pursuit of digital assets or crypto assets deemed to be securities is ripping through the crypto marketplace. In the recent enforcement action filed by the SEC against Coinbase  (NASDAQ:COIN), the Commission highlighted multiple digital assets it believes are securities and… Read More

eToro Works with Twitter on $Cashtags

Twitter and eToro have partnered up on financial content. eToro is an investing platform that operates in various markets around the world, providing access to both traditional and alternative access. Twitter is, well, Twitter – the social media best known for its immediacy of information… Read More

eToro Provides Limited Insight into 2022 Performance

eToro, a “social investing” platform that provides access to both crypto and more traditional securities, has published information on performance during 2022. Not too long ago, eToro raised $250 million at a $3.5 billion valuation. The funding was an “Advance Investment Agreement” (AIA) which eToro… Read More

Fintech Acquisition Corp. V to Dissolve After No Deal Found

Fintech Acquisition Corp. V (NASDAQ:FTCV) says it will dissolve and liquidate following an inability to find a merger or acquisition. The special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) was created to find a Fintech to take public. At one point, the company had entered into an agreement… Read More

Social Investing Network eToro Appoints Two New Members to US Leadership Team

eToro, the social investing network, recently announced the appointment of Nicole Murphy as U.S. Chief Compliance Officer and James (Jim) McGrath as U.S. Head of Anti-Money Laundering. In her new role as U.S. Chief Compliance Officer, Nicole will “oversee the design, implementation, and maintenance of… Read More

eToro Introduces ESG Scores as Many Retail Investors Consider ESG Before Buying Stocks

eToro, the social investing network, announced the introduction of ESG scores for over 2,700 stocks on its platform enabling its users “to consider environmental, social, and governance factors when building their portfolios.” Partnering with ESG Book, a global provider of ESG data and technology, eToro… Read More

eToro to Acquire US Options Trading Platform Gatsby

Social investment platform eToro is expanding its presence in the United States after entering a definitive agreement to acquire options trading platform Gatsby for approximately $50 million. EToro had filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for regulatory clearance back in December 2021…. Read More