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public.comFinTech / Capital MarketsFounded: 2015Funding to Date: $323.71MM

Public, founded in 2017, is a financial technology company that offers a unique social investing platform. The company allows individual investors to purchase fractional shares of stocks, ETFs, and crypto, while also engaging in community discussions about investment strategies. Public is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Management Team

Leif Abraham
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Jannick Malling
Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Sruthi Lanka
Chief Financial Officer
Stephen Sikes
Chief Operating Officer

Board Members

Alison Engel
Oliver Heimes
Sameer Gandhi

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News Highlights

Robinhood Rival Makes Its International Debut in UK
Commission-free investing platform is launching in the UK, marking the Robinhood rival’s first expansion outside its American home market. The New York-headquartered firm will allow British retail investors to trade more than 5,000 US stocks and access additional services such as data and research from Thursday, Leif Abraham, co-CEO and co-founder of Public, said in an interview.
Public Hires Prashant Yerramalli as its VP of Operations and Regulatory Affairs
Public, an investing platform that allows members to invest in stocks, treasuries, ETFs, crypto, and alternative assets, announced today that Prashant Yerramalli is joining the executive team as VP of Operations and Regulatory Affairs. Yerramalli previously served as the Chief of Staff for SEC Chairman Gary Gensler. He was one of Chair Gensler's lead advisors on all aspects of the agency's mission, including rulemaking, policy enforcement, strategy, personnel management, operations, communications, and legislative affairs.
Public Launches Alpha, Powered by OpenAI's GPT-4 for Investment Research
Public, an investing platform that allows members to invest in stocks, treasuries, ETFs, crypto, and alternative assets, announced the rollout of Alpha, a project to enhance your investing experience with artificial intelligence powered by OpenAI's GPT-4. Alpha dramatically reduces the time retail investors spend researching and tracking their investments by allowing investors to ask market-specific questions to OpenAI's GPT-4.
Updated on: Apr 23, 2024


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