Robinhood raises $280M, pushing its valuation to $8.3B – TechCrunch

[ad_1] As expected, Robinhood has closed a new round of capital. The late-stage, consumer investing app announced today that it has closed a $280 million Series F funding at an $8.3 billion valuation. This closely tracks prior coverage that the firm was hunting for a nine-figure round at a valuation of around $8 billion. Robinhood…

Saving, not spending, is the new hotness in fintech – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Hello and welcome again to our common morning have a look at personal corporations, public markets and the grey house in between. Yesterday information broke that Robinhood is on the hunt for new capital at a roughly flat valuation, per pal of the weblog Katie Roof. If you’re a bit confused by the information,…