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  • Motif Announces First Diversified Cryptoassets Portfolio for Individual Investors

    Investing product innovator opens waitlist for digital assets offering to launch later this year Motif, creator of breakthrough, data-driven financial products for individual investors and financial institutions, announced today that it plans to be the first broker-dealer to offer access […]

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  • More Than Bitcoin: Motif Launches Blockchain Thematic Portfolio

    Motif introduces thematic portfolio that gives exposure to companies leading the charge in blockchain technology Motif, a technology-driven thematic investing company, today introduced a new thematic portfolio that makes it easy for investors to benefit from the evolving blockchain ecosystem. […]

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  • Some on Wall Street are making a new bet on investors’ consciences

    Motif last week launched a tool for automating the selection of ESG-focused stocks, based on data from MSCI.

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  • How to personalize your investment portfolios

    Motif, an online brokerage platform for investing in specific themes, such as biotech and health, introduced Motif Impact Portfolios on Tuesday, where people invest in their beliefs and customize the list of funds put in those thematic buckets.

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  • Motif’s Robo Is More Than a Values-Based Approach To Digital Advice

    Impact Portfolios offers investors a level of customization rarely found at traditional wealth managers, let alone from low-cost robo advisors.

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  • Don’t Call It A Robo: Motif Launches Custom Automated Impact Investing

    Advisors late to the impact investing game may have missed their chance — there’s now a digital platform for that. Silicon Valley-based Motif Investing is introducing Motif Impact, a values-oriented digital investing solution.

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  • Motif gets political with values-based investing tool

    “We wanted to build a product of our times,” Walia says. “And the times are political. People care about where their dollars are going. And yet there is a big pool of assets, where people have no clue. And those […]

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  • Motif Introduces Motif Impact on Bloomberg

    Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu and Joe Weisenthal talk with Founder & CEO, Hardeep Walia, about Motif Impact

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  • Impact investing portfolios that come with a performance guarantee

    Three new portfolios from Motif Investing promise to refund a monthly subscription fee for underperformance

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  • How Trump’s election inspired a new investing model

    The online brokerage Motif lets you invest in various themes — such as “battling cancer,” which includes biotech companies developing cancer drugs and innovations, or “healthy and tasty,” which invests in companies that sell organic and farm-raised foods.

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  • Investment platform Motif launches value-driven automated investment service

    The tech-enabled investment advisory space gains a new entrant this morning as Motif, a mobile and web-based investment platform, launches its own version of automated investments for customers.

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  • Motif Introduces Investing Without Compromise

    Motif, a next generation digital wealth and trading innovator, today introduced Motif Impact Portfolios, the first fully-automated investing service that aligns investors’ pers­onal values with their financial goals. Starting today, investors can go to www.motif.com to create their own Impact […]

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  • Motif to Offer Regulation A+ IPOs

    Beginning this month, Motif will offer investors the opportunity to participate in Regulation ‘Reg’ A+ IPOs. These IPOs, commonly referred to as ‘mini IPOs’ have greatly expanded entrepreneur access to capital, allowing companies to tap into enthusiastic investors and potentially […]

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  • Motifs Now Available on Third Party Platform

    Motif now offers access to motifs directly on the Yahoo Finance app, for iOS and Android. The company’s flagship product, a motif, is an intelligently weighted basket of stocks built around themes, investing styles or multi-asset models. Some of Motif’s […]

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  • Motif Enters Subscription Economy, Introduces Motif BLUE

    Motif launches investing subscription service for a monthly flat fee starting at $4.95. SAN MATEO, CA – September 28, 2016 – Motif, a next-generation online broker, today announces the launch of Motif BLUE, a new investing subscription service that lets […]

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  • A drastic pivot for Motif as it sees big changes in advisory trends

    To capitalize on rapidly changing client demands and capture a new generation of investors, Motif Investing CEO Hardip Walia says the industry has to develop a new model for investing and wealth management. And he’s starting with his company.

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  • Want to invest in the robot uprising? Here’s how

    Fintech startup Motif is trying to make it easier to invest in ideas, rather than companies, that people are excited about.

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  • Motif “Three-peats,” Only Fintech Company to Rank on CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List for the Past Three Years

    Leading online broker recognized for innovation in fintech for third consecutive year  San Mateo, CA – June 8, 2016 – Motif, a next generation online broker pioneering thematic investing, was named to this year’s CNBC’s Disruptor 50 list for the third […]

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  • Pay attention: Regulator scrutiny of digital advice will increase

    As robo technology proliferates and evolves, regulators are keeping pace – and firms and advisers making use of such tools will have to follow suit, industry executives say.

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  • Is Sin In?

    Motif Discusses sin stocks with CNBC

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  • Goldman and Global Atlantic to Issue, Sell Investment Products Based on Motif Indexes

    Deals mark the first time online upstart’s indexes will be marketed and sold through other brokers

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  • Global Atlantic and Motif to Launch Thematic Insurance Trust Mutual Funds

    Motif Capital and Global Atlantic Investment Advisors announce collaboration on new funds NEW YORK, NY -– May 20, 2016- Motif’s institutional investment advisor, Motif Capital, and Global Atlantic Financial Group’s investment adviser subsidiary, Global Atlantic Investment Advisors, today announced that Global […]

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  • Goldman Sachs and Motif Capital to Launch Thematic Indices in Structured Investments

    Goldman Sachs to license Motif’s thematic indices designed to capture impact of global themes shaping the economic landscape through structured investments New York, NY – May 20, 2016 – Motif Capital, the wholly-owned investment advisor subsidiary of Motif Investing, and […]

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  • How to invest in 30 stocks for the price of one

    Hardeep Walia and his company, Motif Investing, aim to take the complexities of stock trading out of the process for average investors.

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  • Excited For Drones? Green Energy? Motif Lets You Invest In Ideas, Not Stocks

    The financial world has invaded our phones, and now you can trade stocks, invest spare change, and check the latest tickers all from a growing list of investing apps.

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  • The Bet on Batteries

    Hardeep Walia discusses how batteries can charge up your portfolio with CNBC

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  • The Millennial Opportunity

    Hardeep Walia discusses the launch of the Millennials #IRL motif on CNBC

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  • Motif Launches New App to Connect Investors To Markets

    Motif unveils new trading app to help users find unique investments SAN MATEO, CA – February 22, 2015 – Motif, a next generation online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced the release of an advanced mobile app that includes a […]

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  • Fast Company Ranks Motif Among World’s Most Innovative Companies for Second Year in a Row

    Motif the Only “Top 10” Innovator in the Finance Category to Make List Consecutively SAN MATEO, CA– February 18, 2016 –  Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced that is was named as one of the “Top 10 […]

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  • The Perfect Storm of Volatility

    Hardeep Walia discusses the offensive play on volatile markets with CNBC

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  • The Forbes Fintech 50 – Motif Investing: Everything Is Thematic

    Digital disruption is going to soon affect every aspect of your money: how you earn it, save it, invest it and spend it. 

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  • Investing in Digital Dollars

    Hardeep Walia looks at stocks exposed to digital payments with CNBC

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  • Motif Investing Launches Investment Advisor Subsidiary to Partner with Institutions

    Motif Capital Brings Intuitive Investment Philosophy to Institutions, Enables Motif Everywhere SAN MATEO, CA –November 17, 2015 – Motif Investing, a next-generation online broker that is pioneering thematic investing, today announced the launch of its investment management subsidiary, Motif Capital […]

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  • Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank Partners with Thematic Investing Start-Up Motif Investing

    Motif Investing creates new subsidiary called Motif Capital Management to deploy thematic solutions for institutional clients NEW YORK — Motif Investing, a next-generation online broker that is pioneering thematic investing, and Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank, today announced a […]

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  • Motif Discusses J.P. Morgan Partnership and Exclusive IPO Access on CNBC

    Motif Investing partners with J.P. Morgan to provide retail investors exclusive access to IPOs

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  • J.P. Morgan To Grant IPO Access To Everyone

    Traditionally limited to institutional investors and high-net-worth clients, J.P. Morgan is about to make it easier for retail investors to gain access at the IPO price. The bank is announcing today that it will partner with Motif Investing to give […]

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  • J.P. Morgan, Motif to Give the Little Guy a Taste of the IPO

    A new effort is under way to put the public back in the initial public offering. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Motif Investing Inc., an online brokerage, are joining in a program to allow individuals to invest as little […]

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  • Motif Investing Partners With J.P. Morgan to Provide Retail Investors Exclusive Access to IPOs

    Partnership Broadens Individual Investor Access to IPOs NEW YORK – October 21, 2015 – Motif Investing today announced an exclusive partnership with J.P. Morgan whereby initial public offerings (IPOs) led by J.P. Morgan will be available directly to retail customers […]

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  • Time to Tune-Up Your Portfolio? Motif Investing Looks at the Automobile Space

    Hardeep Walia analyzes how to find opportunity in the automobile space with CNBC

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  • Motif Investing Discusses How to Out-Weather the Markets

    Hardeep Walia discusses the play on property-causality companies with CNBC  

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  • Motif Investing Introduces New Way to Trade Stocks

    Motif launches dollar-based trading and promotes new offering with free trading day SAN MATEO, CA – August 5, 2015 – Motif Investing, a next-generation online broker that is pioneering thematic investing, today announced the release of its highly anticipated dollar-based […]

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  • Is It Time to Invest in Eating Out?

    Time to invest in eating out? Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing CEO, explores the new motif.

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  • Finding Safety in Cyber Security Plays

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing, is named one of Forbes new money masters. Walia joins Stephanie Link, TIAA-CREFF Portfolio Manager to discuss the cybersecurity space.

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  • Motif Investing’s Hardeep Walia: To Thine Own (Investing) Self Be True

    In this special guide, the next generation of financial leaders share their best ideas for building wealth now, and over the long haul.

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  • Binge on Buybacks?

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing CEO, discusses the motif comprised of companies with the highest buyback yield.

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  • Motif Investing Named to CNBC Disruptor 50 List for Second Consecutive Year

    San Mateo, CA, May 12, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced that it was named to the prestigious CNBC Disruptor 50 List for the second year in a row. The CNBC Disruptor 50 is an […]

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  • Got Alpha. Now What? A New Way To Kill Spiders

    Motif Investing is an innovative online brokerage that makes investing in themes easy by allowing investors to select from over 150 professionally built portfolios or build their own 30-stock portfolio from scratch.

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  • Online, But Trying to Be More Than Just a Robo

    “…Motif’s co-founder and CEO Hardeep Walia stresses that it is not a robo advisor, but rather a firm offering a suite of services, including a platform for financial advisors…”

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  • Motif of the Month: How to Play Rising Interest Rates

    Here’s your rising rates playbook, with Hardeep Walia

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  • Motif Investing Wins “Most Disruptive” at the 2015 Benzinga Fintech Awards

    San Mateo, CA, April 9, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced that it was recognized by Benzinga as the Most Disruptive Company in Fintech. The Benzinga Fintech Awards were created to seek out the most […]

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  • Time to invest in autonomous driving software

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  • How To Make Money With Motif

    If you’re interested in having the potential to make money using a diversified and more customized approach, Motif Investing may be an appropriate choice.

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  • Motif Investing Partners with Pacific Life to Offer New Cause-Driven Investing Products for Millennials

    People Can Now Easily Support Causes Such as Improving Education, Fighting Cancer, Upholding Human Rights, and Ending Poverty While Growing Their Investment Portfolios San Mateo, CA, Mar 23, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced a […]

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  • How to invest in the connected car

    Motif Investing founder and CEO Hardeep Walia, unveils this month’s investable trend: connected cars.

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  • New Baskets of Stocks Come With a Charitable Twist

    Pacific Life Insurance is jumping on the robo investing trend, with a socially conscious twist. The Newport Beach, Calif., rolled out a new division on Monday called Swell Investing, which has created four charity-themed stock portfolios that individuals can buy […]

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  • The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Personal Finance

    For creating low-cost, themed-based investments that are easy to understand.

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  • Three winning investment themes

    How to play housing strength; low oil prices and fortress America, with Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing founder and CEO.

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  • 7 Robo Advisors That Make Investing Effortless

    “Investors can create their own motifs, invest in motifs built by Motif Investing, or invest in motifs built by other investors on the platform.”

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  • 10 Best Apps for Timid First-Time Investors

    The Motif Explorer app allows users to monitor motif performance, find new ideas and review performance charts.

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  • Pershing, courting digital wealth managers, teams with Motif

    Motif pitches itself as a help to advisers looking to deepen relationships with digital-native investors, who stand to inherit the vast wealth accumulated by older investors.

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  • Motif Investing to Launch Cross-Generational Products to Help Advisors Connect With Investors at All Stages of Wealth

    Company Collaborates With Pershing to Provide Digital Wealth Management Technologies to Advisors and Expand Internationally San Mateo, CA, Jan 27, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced two new products for its advisor platform — Motif AutoPilot and Motif GenerationConnect — […]

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  • Chinese Internet Leader Renren Invests $40 Million in Motif Investing

    Renren Founder, Joe Chen, and Former Goldman Sachs, Boston Consulting Group Executive, Carl Stern, Join Board of Directors San Mateo, CA, Jan 20, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering concept-driven investing for individuals and financial advisors, today announced that […]

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  • Motif of the month: Discount nation

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing CEO, looks at how the lower income consumer benefiting from drop in oil prices impacts discount stocks.

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  • Retail Motif; Invest in the shopping storm

    “Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing Founder and CEO, discusses the current calm and the coming Christmas storm. Which retailers are likely to be most successful this holiday season?”

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  • Getting Politically Invested With Motif Investing CEO Hardeep Walia

    A politically-themed motif would be a basket of stocks built around an issue on which Democrats and Republicans have taken a stand.

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  • October’s motif picks: Taking flight

    This month’s most popular plays, including the airlines, with Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing Founder and CEO.

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  • Trading Ebola

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing co-founder & CEO, is launching an Ebola motif which allows investors to track the companies at the forefront in fighting the virus.

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  • Investor anonymous program to watch brokers

    Motif Investing supports FINRA’s proposed Comprehensive Automated Risk Data System (CARDS)

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  • 7 Steps To Stock Investing Without Too Much Risk

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  • Should You Invest in Corporate Tax Inversions?

    Motif’s “Tax Inversion Targets” offering includes 25 companies that are located in tax havens, operate in industries that have seen a lot of tax inversion activity, and have strong businesses prospects beyond being potential acquisition targets.

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  • Wearable motif launched

    Motif Investing co-founder and CEO, Hardeep Walia, explains his company’s new wearable tech motif.

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  • Online Broker Offers Investments in Would-Be Inversion Targets

    American companies, hoping to reduce their tax rates and access overseas cash, are snatching up overseas competitors at a record pace. Motif Investing… has started a product that lets investors buy stock in 25 companies viewed as potential inversion targets.

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  • Motif Investing co-founder and CEO, Hardeep Walia, chats with Scott McGrew of NBC press:here, Colleen Taylor of TechCrunch, and Jon Swartz of USA Today.

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  • Changing the Name of the Game: A Look into the Future of Investing

    Millennials are not only renovating old investment avenues but they are also disrupting traditional investment fund models with new “idea-based” investment portfolios.

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  • The Recession Generation: How Millennials Are Changing Money Management Forever

    “The answer for the Millennials is not ‘Trust us, go to sleep, and let us manage your money,’… we want to engage them.”

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  • This new-era brokerage company thinks it can help people profit—literally—from the news

    Motif’s plan for news organizations would link motifs to specific stories. Motif can use keywords in the story to create a a basket of stocks representing the thrust of the story.

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  • Motif Investing is ranked #4 on CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List for 2014

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  • The Investment Tool for Media, Sports & Sin Stocks

    Hardeep Walia talks about Motif Investing’s “Content is King” content distribution motif.

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  • Motif aims to disrupt discount brokers, mutual funds

    Motif Investing of San Mateo was recently named No. 4 on CNBC’s second annual “Disruptor 50 list,” ahead of better-known startups Spotify, Uber, Dropbox, Pinterest and Airbnb.

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  • Motif Investing Ranked #4 On CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List

    Motif Investing, a pioneer in low-cost, ideas-based investing, today announced that it has been selected as part of the prestigious CNBC Disruptor 50 List. The CNBC Disruptor 50 is an annual roundup of the country’s most ambitious and innovative companies […]

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  • ‘Theme’ Investing: Just a fad or Here to Stay?

    Thematic investing, which entails purchasing a group of stocks based on a single theme, represents a viable way to structure a portion of your equity portfolio.

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  • Have an investing idea? Build your own theme-based ETF

    Think mini ETFs. Customizable, crowdsourceable, no-fee ETFs

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  • Motif CEO Talks About 3 Investing Trends to Watch

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  • Motif Investing CEO, Hardeep Walia, presents at Wired Bizcon and is voted one of the Top 3 Presentations.

    CEO and co-founder of Motif Investing, Hardeep Walia, explains the concept behind his company, which allows users to invest in ideas on one of the first social investing platforms.

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  • ‘Super intuitive’ Motif Investing expands global reach and announces $35m funding round

    Motif CEO, Hardeep Walia announces series D funding round to expand advisor platform and international expansion.

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  • Online brokerage Motif introduces flat fees for advisers

    Silicon Valley startup also raises $35 million in funding from venture group

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  • Motif Investing raises $35M to expand overseas, add wealth management

    Motif Investing, a startup that offers inexpensive, themed funds for online investors, has raised $35 million to help it expand internationally and to add wealth management services.

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  • Motif Nabs $35M To Expand Advisor Services, International Presence

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  • JPMorgan Backs an Online Broker, Motif Investing

    Motif Investing, an upstart online broker, has attracted the nation’s biggest bank as a backer.

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  • Wall St. darling Motif raises another $35M from JPMorgan and others for its thematic investment platform

    The involvement of two of Wall Street’s most highly regarded investment banks means more than just cash for Motif.

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  • Stock Investment And Wealth Management Service Motif Investing Raises $35 Million

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  • Motif Investing Partners with Financial Advisors to Introduce Flat-Fee Trading and Rebalancing Platform

    With Launch of Horizon Models, the Company Also Extends Services for Self-directed Retail Investors to Include Commission-free Allocation Models and Rebalancing for the Horizon Motifs San Mateo, CA, May 8, 2014 Motif Investing also introduced its Horizon motifs, providing self-directed […]

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  • Motif Investing Adds $35 Million in Funding from JPMorgan Chase, Wicklow Capital, and Balderton Capital

    Company to Expand Internationally and Accelerate Adoption of New Wealth Management Products for Retail Investors and Advisors San Mateo, CA, May 8, 2014 Motif Investing a pioneer in low-cost, ideas-based investing, today announced that it has raised $35 million in […]

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  • Motif Launches Products to Help Advisors Compete With Robo-Advisors

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  • Online brokerage Motif introduces flat fees for advisers

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  • Motif CEO, Hardeep Walia speaking to CNBC Halftime Report on trending ‘motif’ trades

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  • Oak Grove Lutheran school teacher Dave Carlson and 6th grade student Jake Long on outperforming students From Columbia, Cornell, University of Pennsylvania, and Berkeley using the Motif Platform.

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  • Motif Investing CEO Hardeep Walia on how to invest in a basket of stocks based on certain trends.

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  • Fargo 6th Graders’ Stock Picks Outperform Students From Columbia, Cornell, University of Pennsylvania, and Berkeley

    San Mateo, CA, April. 08, 2014 North Dakota Middle Schoolers Show that Investing in What You Know Pays Off Leaderboard Rankings: https://www.motifinvesting.com/6th-grader-competition B-Roll Available Here: http://mpftp.mediaproductions.com; username: motif; Password: m0t1faX$ Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, thematic investing, shared […]

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  • Hardeep tells why Cyber Security is hot. “It’s the new security risk… it’s cyber-terrorism.”

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  • Motif Investing Introduces Groundbreaking Platform for Investment Advisors

    Dramatically Improves Building and Monitoring Model Portfolios While Social Features Help Advisors Connect With Clients San Mateo, CA, Feb. 03, 2014 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, thematic investing, today announced a new platform for registered investment advisors (RIAs) […]

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  • When Buying Stock in Gluttony Is a Good Investment

    Makes it easier for small investors to do what more sophisticated investors have been doing

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  • Hardeep on the year’s top ideas and the Motif community. “Investing is inherently social.”

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  • Hardeep says technology made Motif possible. “Today, we can sell you 30 stocks for the price of one.”

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  • Investment Clubs at Top Universities Compete in Online Investing Contest Powered by Motif

    Columbia Student Investment Management, Trojan Investing Society, Pennsylvania Investment Alliance, Mutual Investment Club of Cornell, Berkeley Investment Group, University Securities Team at U of Texas, Alpha Asset Management Club at Carnegie Mellon, Yale Student Investment Group, NYU Stern Investment Group, […]

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  • Hardeep on the birth of Motif. “We discovered there was an easy way to put ideas to work.”

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  • Pick a Theme, Any Theme: Design-It-Yourself Investing

    Making investing more interactive, social and fun is a victory in itself.

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  • Creator Royalty Program Announced on CNBC

    Hardeep introduces how your can build motifs and get paid when others buy them.

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  • Motif Investing Offers Consumers a Way to Get Paid for Great Ideas

    Online Broker Lets People Create Baskets of Securities Based on Specific Themes and Strategies and Receive a Royalty When Others Buy Them San Mateo, CA, Oct. 3, 2013 Motif Investing, an innovative online broker that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based investing, announced […]

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  • Motif Investing Partners with Investor’s Business Daily to Provide the Only Way to Invest in IBD’s Top 25 Index

    Investors Can Now Put IBD’s Top 25 Index to Work with a Single Click San Mateo, CA, Oct. 3, 2013 Motif Investing, an innovative online broker that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based investing, and Investor’s Business Daily (IBD), a leading financial news […]

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  • Motif Investing Awarded Best of Show at FinovateFall 2013

    Company Gives Sneak Peek of New “Build Your Own Motif” Monetization Plan San Mateo, CA, Sep. 16, 2013 San Mateo, CA ( PRWEB ) September 16, 2013 — Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based investing, announced today that […]

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  • Motif Investing Launches First-of-its-Kind “Community Catalog” for Custom-Built Stock Portfolios

    New Service Ushers in First Phase of “Build-Your-Own” Monetization Plan; Second Phase, for Individuals, Coming Soon San Mateo, CA, Jun. 18, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based stock investing, has launched an online “community catalog” of new […]

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  • Motif Investing Announces $25 Million, Series C Financing

    San Mateo, CA, Apr. 12, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, announced it has raised an additional $25 million in financing from a group of investors including Goldman Sachs & Co. and existing Motif investors Foundation […]

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  • Motif Investing Revolutionizes DIY Investing with “Build Your Own” Program for Consumers and Brands

    Online-Investing Start-Up Allows Customers to Construct and Share Theme-Based Collections of Stocks With Others An Industry-First Opportunity for Monetization San Mateo, CA, Feb. 28, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, has taken do-it-yourself investing to the […]

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  • Arthur Levitt, Former Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman, Joins Board of Motif Investing

    Ideas-Based, Online-Investing Start-Up Adds Board Firepower Amid Swift Growth in New Products San Mateo, CA, Feb. 13, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, announced that Arthur Levitt, the former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, […]

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  • Motif Investing Offers Proven, Wall Street Investment Strategies to Main Street At Low Cost

    New Library of “Investing Classics” Motifs Lets You Invest Like Ivy League Endowments, a “Boglehead”—and Set Target Dates for Retirement San Mateo, CA, Feb. 12, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, announced a new library of […]

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  • Motif Investing Unveils Motif Explorer Mobile App

    Phone Feature Gives On-the-Go Investors a Way to Tap into Investing Ideas San Mateo, CA, Dec. 21, 2012 Motif Investing, a pioneer in ideas-based investing, announced today the launch of its Motif Explorer mobile application for iPhone users. With Motif […]

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  • Motif Investing Launches Innovative Program for Financial Advisors

    Motif Advisor Services Empowers Advisors to Help Clients Manage Theme-Based Stock and ETF Portfolios San Mateo, CA, Nov. 20, 2012 (PR WEB) Motif Investing, the company that pioneered idea-based stock investing, has launched a limited-availability new service allowing financial advisors […]

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  • Motif Investing Unveils Rebuilding After Sandy Motif

    The Motif Index Tracks the Performance of Companies in Demand After Natural Disasters Proceeds of Motif Trades to Benefit Storm Victims San Mateo, Calif., Nov. 9, 2012 Motif Investing, a pioneer in idea-based investing, announced today the creation of a […]

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  • How does motif investing work?

    Is motif investing a better idea? Hardeep Walia joins Jim Blasingame to explain how motif investing is not only flexible and intuitive, but also more economical.

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  • Is Wall Street becoming it’s own – and our – worst enemy?

    How long will Wall Street be able to continue its current disfunction? Hardeep Walia joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the current state of investing and why the current Wall Street regime is more of the problem and less the solution.

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  • Politics and the Stock Market: Motif Investing Maps Republican, Democratic Policies to Returns

    “Clean” Technology, Gender Discrimination Show Losses; Investments in Health Food, Guns and U.S. Manufacturing Stand Up Better San Mateo, CA, Oct. 2, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE)—Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, has tapped its powerful financial-analytics engine to […]

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  • Motif Investing Wins Web Marketing Association’s 2012 WebAward for Best Investment Website

    Partnership With Extractable Elevates Investment Website Experience San Mateo, Calif., Sept. 19, 2012 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered idea-based stock investing, today announced that its website has won a prestigious 2012 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development from […]

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  • Motif Investing Launches Fixed-Income Products, Simplifies Online Bond ETF Investing

    Web Innovator Broadens Offerings to Let Retail Investors Build Affordable, Customized Fixed-Income Portfolios San Mateo, CA, Aug. 17, 2012 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, today expanded its product offerings by announcing 10 new fixed-income motifs —specialized […]

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  • Motif investing: a new and innovative approach

    Have you ever heard of motif investing? Hardeep Wailia joins Jim Blasingame to discuss an innovative way to invest based on ideas, trends, and world events, called motif investing.

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  • How does motif investing work and how much does it cost?

    Is motif investing for you? Hardeep Walia joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how intuitive motif investing is, including the cost, strategy, management and ownership units.

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  • Investing in ideas or trends: Motif Investing CEO Hardeep Walia

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  • Motif Investing Unveils Online Platform to Empower Individuals to Invest in Ideas

    Former SEC Chairman Arthur Levitt, Wall Street Executive Sallie Krawcheck to Advise Silicon Valley Start-up A New Social Investing Concept: Idea-Based Indexes San Mateo, CA, June 4, 2012 Motif Investing, Inc., a company pioneering ideas-based stock investing, today announced the […]

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  • Motif Investing Gives Investors Ultimate Control, Choice, And Transparency

    Local Start-up Motif Investing Seeks to Hire Area’s Top Talent in Tech, Financial Services and Social Media San Mateo, CA., January 10, 2012 Individual investors are increasingly demanding more control, choice and transparency, leading local-area Motif Investing to challenge the […]

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  • Motif Investing Secures $20 Million in Series B Financing Led by Ignition Partners

    Ignition joins Motif backers Norwest Venture Partners and Foundation Capital San Mateo, CA., July 25, 2011 Motif Investing, providing an innovative way to invest in ideas, today announced that it received $20 million in Series B financing led by Ignition […]

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  • Motif Investing Raises Series A From Norwest Venture Partners And Foundation Capital; Seeks Beta Users

    Ignition joins Motif backers Norwest Venture Partners and Foundation Capital Palo Alto, CA, – July 7, 2011 Motif Investing, providing an innovative way to invest in ideas, today emerged from stealth mode, announcing an October 2010 close of $6 million […]

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  • Motif Introduces Motif Impact on Bloomberg

    Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu and Joe Weisenthal talk with Founder & CEO, Hardeep Walia, about Motif Impact

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  • Is Sin In?

    Motif Discusses sin stocks with CNBC

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  • How to invest in 30 stocks for the price of one

    Hardeep Walia and his company, Motif Investing, aim to take the complexities of stock trading out of the process for average investors.

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  • The Bet on Batteries

    Hardeep Walia discusses how batteries can charge up your portfolio with CNBC

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  • The Millennial Opportunity

    Hardeep Walia discusses the launch of the Millennials #IRL motif on CNBC

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  • The Perfect Storm of Volatility

    Hardeep Walia discusses the offensive play on volatile markets with CNBC

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  • Investing in Digital Dollars

    Hardeep Walia looks at stocks exposed to digital payments with CNBC

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  • Motif Discusses J.P. Morgan Partnership and Exclusive IPO Access on CNBC

    Motif Investing partners with J.P. Morgan to provide retail investors exclusive access to IPOs

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  • Time to Tune-Up Your Portfolio? Motif Investing Looks at the Automobile Space

    Hardeep Walia analyzes how to find opportunity in the automobile space with CNBC

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  • Motif Investing Discusses How to Out-Weather the Markets

    Hardeep Walia discusses the play on property-causality companies with CNBC  

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  • Is It Time to Invest in Eating Out?

    Time to invest in eating out? Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing CEO, explores the new motif.

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  • Finding Safety in Cyber Security Plays

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing, is named one of Forbes new money masters. Walia joins Stephanie Link, TIAA-CREFF Portfolio Manager to discuss the cybersecurity space.

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  • Binge on Buybacks?

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing CEO, discusses the motif comprised of companies with the highest buyback yield.

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  • Motif of the Month: How to Play Rising Interest Rates

    Here’s your rising rates playbook, with Hardeep Walia

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  • Time to invest in autonomous driving software

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  • How to invest in the connected car

    Motif Investing founder and CEO Hardeep Walia, unveils this month’s investable trend: connected cars.

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  • Three winning investment themes

    How to play housing strength; low oil prices and fortress America, with Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing founder and CEO.

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  • Motif of the month: Discount nation

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing CEO, looks at how the lower income consumer benefiting from drop in oil prices impacts discount stocks.

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  • Retail Motif; Invest in the shopping storm

    “Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing Founder and CEO, discusses the current calm and the coming Christmas storm. Which retailers are likely to be most successful this holiday season?”

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  • October’s motif picks: Taking flight

    This month’s most popular plays, including the airlines, with Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing Founder and CEO.

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  • Trading Ebola

    Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing co-founder & CEO, is launching an Ebola motif which allows investors to track the companies at the forefront in fighting the virus.

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  • Investor anonymous program to watch brokers

    Motif Investing supports FINRA’s proposed Comprehensive Automated Risk Data System (CARDS)

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  • Wearable motif launched

    Motif Investing co-founder and CEO, Hardeep Walia, explains his company’s new wearable tech motif.

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  • Motif Investing co-founder and CEO, Hardeep Walia, chats with Scott McGrew of NBC press:here, Colleen Taylor of TechCrunch, and Jon Swartz of USA Today.

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  • Motif Investing is ranked #4 on CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List for 2014

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  • The Investment Tool for Media, Sports & Sin Stocks

    Hardeep Walia talks about Motif Investing’s “Content is King” content distribution motif.

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  • Have an investing idea? Build your own theme-based ETF

    Think mini ETFs. Customizable, crowdsourceable, no-fee ETFs

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  • Motif CEO Talks About 3 Investing Trends to Watch

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  • ‘Super intuitive’ Motif Investing expands global reach and announces $35m funding round

    Motif CEO, Hardeep Walia announces series D funding round to expand advisor platform and international expansion.

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  • Motif CEO, Hardeep Walia speaking to CNBC Halftime Report on trending ‘motif’ trades

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  • Oak Grove Lutheran school teacher Dave Carlson and 6th grade student Jake Long on outperforming students From Columbia, Cornell, University of Pennsylvania, and Berkeley using the Motif Platform.

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  • Motif Investing CEO Hardeep Walia on how to invest in a basket of stocks based on certain trends.

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  • Hardeep tells why Cyber Security is hot. “It’s the new security risk… it’s cyber-terrorism.”

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  • Hardeep on the year’s top ideas and the Motif community. “Investing is inherently social.”

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  • Hardeep says technology made Motif possible. “Today, we can sell you 30 stocks for the price of one.”

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  • Hardeep on the birth of Motif. “We discovered there was an easy way to put ideas to work.”

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  • Creator Royalty Program Announced on CNBC

    Hardeep introduces how your can build motifs and get paid when others buy them.

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  • Some on Wall Street are making a new bet on investors’ consciences

    Motif last week launched a tool for automating the selection of ESG-focused stocks, based on data from MSCI.

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  • Motif’s Robo Is More Than a Values-Based Approach To Digital Advice

    Impact Portfolios offers investors a level of customization rarely found at traditional wealth managers, let alone from low-cost robo advisors.

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  • Don’t Call It A Robo: Motif Launches Custom Automated Impact Investing

    Advisors late to the impact investing game may have missed their chance — there’s now a digital platform for that. Silicon Valley-based Motif Investing is introducing Motif Impact, a values-oriented digital investing solution.

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  • Motif gets political with values-based investing tool

    “We wanted to build a product of our times,” Walia says. “And the times are political. People care about where their dollars are going. And yet there is a big pool of assets, where people have no clue. And those […]

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  • Impact investing portfolios that come with a performance guarantee

    Three new portfolios from Motif Investing promise to refund a monthly subscription fee for underperformance

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  • How Trump’s election inspired a new investing model

    The online brokerage Motif lets you invest in various themes — such as “battling cancer,” which includes biotech companies developing cancer drugs and innovations, or “healthy and tasty,” which invests in companies that sell organic and farm-raised foods.

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  • Investment platform Motif launches value-driven automated investment service

    The tech-enabled investment advisory space gains a new entrant this morning as Motif, a mobile and web-based investment platform, launches its own version of automated investments for customers.

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  • A drastic pivot for Motif as it sees big changes in advisory trends

    To capitalize on rapidly changing client demands and capture a new generation of investors, Motif Investing CEO Hardip Walia says the industry has to develop a new model for investing and wealth management. And he’s starting with his company.

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  • Want to invest in the robot uprising? Here’s how

    Fintech startup Motif is trying to make it easier to invest in ideas, rather than companies, that people are excited about.

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  • Pay attention: Regulator scrutiny of digital advice will increase

    As robo technology proliferates and evolves, regulators are keeping pace – and firms and advisers making use of such tools will have to follow suit, industry executives say.

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  • Goldman and Global Atlantic to Issue, Sell Investment Products Based on Motif Indexes

    Deals mark the first time online upstart’s indexes will be marketed and sold through other brokers

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  • How to invest in 30 stocks for the price of one

    Hardeep Walia and his company, Motif Investing, aim to take the complexities of stock trading out of the process for average investors.

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  • Excited For Drones? Green Energy? Motif Lets You Invest In Ideas, Not Stocks

    The financial world has invaded our phones, and now you can trade stocks, invest spare change, and check the latest tickers all from a growing list of investing apps.

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  • The Forbes Fintech 50 – Motif Investing: Everything Is Thematic

    Digital disruption is going to soon affect every aspect of your money: how you earn it, save it, invest it and spend it. 

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  • J.P. Morgan To Grant IPO Access To Everyone

    Traditionally limited to institutional investors and high-net-worth clients, J.P. Morgan is about to make it easier for retail investors to gain access at the IPO price. The bank is announcing today that it will partner with Motif Investing to give […]

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  • J.P. Morgan, Motif to Give the Little Guy a Taste of the IPO

    A new effort is under way to put the public back in the initial public offering. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Motif Investing Inc., an online brokerage, are joining in a program to allow individuals to invest as little […]

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  • Motif Investing’s Hardeep Walia: To Thine Own (Investing) Self Be True

    In this special guide, the next generation of financial leaders share their best ideas for building wealth now, and over the long haul.

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  • Got Alpha. Now What? A New Way To Kill Spiders

    Motif Investing is an innovative online brokerage that makes investing in themes easy by allowing investors to select from over 150 professionally built portfolios or build their own 30-stock portfolio from scratch.

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  • Online, But Trying to Be More Than Just a Robo

    “…Motif’s co-founder and CEO Hardeep Walia stresses that it is not a robo advisor, but rather a firm offering a suite of services, including a platform for financial advisors…”

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  • How To Make Money With Motif

    If you’re interested in having the potential to make money using a diversified and more customized approach, Motif Investing may be an appropriate choice.

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  • New Baskets of Stocks Come With a Charitable Twist

    Pacific Life Insurance is jumping on the robo investing trend, with a socially conscious twist. The Newport Beach, Calif., rolled out a new division on Monday called Swell Investing, which has created four charity-themed stock portfolios that individuals can buy […]

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  • The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Personal Finance

    For creating low-cost, themed-based investments that are easy to understand.

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  • 7 Robo Advisors That Make Investing Effortless

    “Investors can create their own motifs, invest in motifs built by Motif Investing, or invest in motifs built by other investors on the platform.”

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  • 10 Best Apps for Timid First-Time Investors

    The Motif Explorer app allows users to monitor motif performance, find new ideas and review performance charts.

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  • Pershing, courting digital wealth managers, teams with Motif

    Motif pitches itself as a help to advisers looking to deepen relationships with digital-native investors, who stand to inherit the vast wealth accumulated by older investors.

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  • Getting Politically Invested With Motif Investing CEO Hardeep Walia

    A politically-themed motif would be a basket of stocks built around an issue on which Democrats and Republicans have taken a stand.

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  • 7 Steps To Stock Investing Without Too Much Risk

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  • Should You Invest in Corporate Tax Inversions?

    Motif’s “Tax Inversion Targets” offering includes 25 companies that are located in tax havens, operate in industries that have seen a lot of tax inversion activity, and have strong businesses prospects beyond being potential acquisition targets.

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  • Online Broker Offers Investments in Would-Be Inversion Targets

    American companies, hoping to reduce their tax rates and access overseas cash, are snatching up overseas competitors at a record pace. Motif Investing… has started a product that lets investors buy stock in 25 companies viewed as potential inversion targets.

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  • Changing the Name of the Game: A Look into the Future of Investing

    Millennials are not only renovating old investment avenues but they are also disrupting traditional investment fund models with new “idea-based” investment portfolios.

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  • The Recession Generation: How Millennials Are Changing Money Management Forever

    “The answer for the Millennials is not ‘Trust us, go to sleep, and let us manage your money,’… we want to engage them.”

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  • This new-era brokerage company thinks it can help people profit—literally—from the news

    Motif’s plan for news organizations would link motifs to specific stories. Motif can use keywords in the story to create a a basket of stocks representing the thrust of the story.

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  • Motif aims to disrupt discount brokers, mutual funds

    Motif Investing of San Mateo was recently named No. 4 on CNBC’s second annual “Disruptor 50 list,” ahead of better-known startups Spotify, Uber, Dropbox, Pinterest and Airbnb.

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  • ‘Theme’ Investing: Just a fad or Here to Stay?

    Thematic investing, which entails purchasing a group of stocks based on a single theme, represents a viable way to structure a portion of your equity portfolio.

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  • Have an investing idea? Build your own theme-based ETF

    Think mini ETFs. Customizable, crowdsourceable, no-fee ETFs

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  • Online brokerage Motif introduces flat fees for advisers

    Silicon Valley startup also raises $35 million in funding from venture group

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  • Motif Investing raises $35M to expand overseas, add wealth management

    Motif Investing, a startup that offers inexpensive, themed funds for online investors, has raised $35 million to help it expand internationally and to add wealth management services.

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  • Motif Nabs $35M To Expand Advisor Services, International Presence

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  • JPMorgan Backs an Online Broker, Motif Investing

    Motif Investing, an upstart online broker, has attracted the nation’s biggest bank as a backer.

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  • Wall St. darling Motif raises another $35M from JPMorgan and others for its thematic investment platform

    The involvement of two of Wall Street’s most highly regarded investment banks means more than just cash for Motif.

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  • Motif Launches Products to Help Advisors Compete With Robo-Advisors

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  • When Buying Stock in Gluttony Is a Good Investment

    Makes it easier for small investors to do what more sophisticated investors have been doing

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  • Pick a Theme, Any Theme: Design-It-Yourself Investing

    Making investing more interactive, social and fun is a victory in itself.

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  • How does motif investing work?

    Is motif investing a better idea? Hardeep Walia joins Jim Blasingame to explain how motif investing is not only flexible and intuitive, but also more economical.

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  • Is Wall Street becoming it’s own – and our – worst enemy?

    How long will Wall Street be able to continue its current disfunction? Hardeep Walia joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the current state of investing and why the current Wall Street regime is more of the problem and less the solution.

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  • Motif investing: a new and innovative approach

    Have you ever heard of motif investing? Hardeep Wailia joins Jim Blasingame to discuss an innovative way to invest based on ideas, trends, and world events, called motif investing.

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  • How does motif investing work and how much does it cost?

    Is motif investing for you? Hardeep Walia joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how intuitive motif investing is, including the cost, strategy, management and ownership units.

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  • Investing in ideas or trends: Motif Investing CEO Hardeep Walia

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  • Motif Announces First Diversified Cryptoassets Portfolio for Individual Investors

    Investing product innovator opens waitlist for digital assets offering to launch later this year Motif, creator of breakthrough, data-driven financial products for individual investors and financial institutions, announced today that it plans to be the first broker-dealer to offer access […]

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  • More Than Bitcoin: Motif Launches Blockchain Thematic Portfolio

    Motif introduces thematic portfolio that gives exposure to companies leading the charge in blockchain technology Motif, a technology-driven thematic investing company, today introduced a new thematic portfolio that makes it easy for investors to benefit from the evolving blockchain ecosystem. […]

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  • Motif Introduces Investing Without Compromise

    Motif, a next generation digital wealth and trading innovator, today introduced Motif Impact Portfolios, the first fully-automated investing service that aligns investors’ pers­onal values with their financial goals. Starting today, investors can go to www.motif.com to create their own Impact […]

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  • Motif to Offer Regulation A+ IPOs

    Beginning this month, Motif will offer investors the opportunity to participate in Regulation ‘Reg’ A+ IPOs. These IPOs, commonly referred to as ‘mini IPOs’ have greatly expanded entrepreneur access to capital, allowing companies to tap into enthusiastic investors and potentially […]

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  • Motifs Now Available on Third Party Platform

    Motif now offers access to motifs directly on the Yahoo Finance app, for iOS and Android. The company’s flagship product, a motif, is an intelligently weighted basket of stocks built around themes, investing styles or multi-asset models. Some of Motif’s […]

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  • Motif Enters Subscription Economy, Introduces Motif BLUE

    Motif launches investing subscription service for a monthly flat fee starting at $4.95. SAN MATEO, CA – September 28, 2016 – Motif, a next-generation online broker, today announces the launch of Motif BLUE, a new investing subscription service that lets […]

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  • Motif “Three-peats,” Only Fintech Company to Rank on CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List for the Past Three Years

    Leading online broker recognized for innovation in fintech for third consecutive year  San Mateo, CA – June 8, 2016 – Motif, a next generation online broker pioneering thematic investing, was named to this year’s CNBC’s Disruptor 50 list for the third […]

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  • Global Atlantic and Motif to Launch Thematic Insurance Trust Mutual Funds

    Motif Capital and Global Atlantic Investment Advisors announce collaboration on new funds NEW YORK, NY -– May 20, 2016- Motif’s institutional investment advisor, Motif Capital, and Global Atlantic Financial Group’s investment adviser subsidiary, Global Atlantic Investment Advisors, today announced that Global […]

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  • Goldman Sachs and Motif Capital to Launch Thematic Indices in Structured Investments

    Goldman Sachs to license Motif’s thematic indices designed to capture impact of global themes shaping the economic landscape through structured investments New York, NY – May 20, 2016 – Motif Capital, the wholly-owned investment advisor subsidiary of Motif Investing, and […]

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  • Motif Launches New App to Connect Investors To Markets

    Motif unveils new trading app to help users find unique investments SAN MATEO, CA – February 22, 2015 – Motif, a next generation online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced the release of an advanced mobile app that includes a […]

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  • Fast Company Ranks Motif Among World’s Most Innovative Companies for Second Year in a Row

    Motif the Only “Top 10” Innovator in the Finance Category to Make List Consecutively SAN MATEO, CA– February 18, 2016 –  Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced that is was named as one of the “Top 10 […]

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  • Motif Investing Launches Investment Advisor Subsidiary to Partner with Institutions

    Motif Capital Brings Intuitive Investment Philosophy to Institutions, Enables Motif Everywhere SAN MATEO, CA –November 17, 2015 – Motif Investing, a next-generation online broker that is pioneering thematic investing, today announced the launch of its investment management subsidiary, Motif Capital […]

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  • Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank Partners with Thematic Investing Start-Up Motif Investing

    Motif Investing creates new subsidiary called Motif Capital Management to deploy thematic solutions for institutional clients NEW YORK — Motif Investing, a next-generation online broker that is pioneering thematic investing, and Ascent Private Capital Management of U.S. Bank, today announced a […]

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  • Motif Investing Partners With J.P. Morgan to Provide Retail Investors Exclusive Access to IPOs

    Partnership Broadens Individual Investor Access to IPOs NEW YORK – October 21, 2015 – Motif Investing today announced an exclusive partnership with J.P. Morgan whereby initial public offerings (IPOs) led by J.P. Morgan will be available directly to retail customers […]

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  • Motif Investing Introduces New Way to Trade Stocks

    Motif launches dollar-based trading and promotes new offering with free trading day SAN MATEO, CA – August 5, 2015 – Motif Investing, a next-generation online broker that is pioneering thematic investing, today announced the release of its highly anticipated dollar-based […]

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  • Motif Investing Named to CNBC Disruptor 50 List for Second Consecutive Year

    San Mateo, CA, May 12, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced that it was named to the prestigious CNBC Disruptor 50 List for the second year in a row. The CNBC Disruptor 50 is an […]

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  • Motif Investing Wins “Most Disruptive” at the 2015 Benzinga Fintech Awards

    San Mateo, CA, April 9, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced that it was recognized by Benzinga as the Most Disruptive Company in Fintech. The Benzinga Fintech Awards were created to seek out the most […]

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  • Motif Investing Partners with Pacific Life to Offer New Cause-Driven Investing Products for Millennials

    People Can Now Easily Support Causes Such as Improving Education, Fighting Cancer, Upholding Human Rights, and Ending Poverty While Growing Their Investment Portfolios San Mateo, CA, Mar 23, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced a […]

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  • Motif Investing to Launch Cross-Generational Products to Help Advisors Connect With Investors at All Stages of Wealth

    Company Collaborates With Pershing to Provide Digital Wealth Management Technologies to Advisors and Expand Internationally San Mateo, CA, Jan 27, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering thematic investing, today announced two new products for its advisor platform — Motif AutoPilot and Motif GenerationConnect — […]

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  • Chinese Internet Leader Renren Invests $40 Million in Motif Investing

    Renren Founder, Joe Chen, and Former Goldman Sachs, Boston Consulting Group Executive, Carl Stern, Join Board of Directors San Mateo, CA, Jan 20, 2015 Motif Investing, an online broker pioneering concept-driven investing for individuals and financial advisors, today announced that […]

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  • Motif Investing Ranked #4 On CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List

    Motif Investing, a pioneer in low-cost, ideas-based investing, today announced that it has been selected as part of the prestigious CNBC Disruptor 50 List. The CNBC Disruptor 50 is an annual roundup of the country’s most ambitious and innovative companies […]

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  • Motif Investing Partners with Financial Advisors to Introduce Flat-Fee Trading and Rebalancing Platform

    With Launch of Horizon Models, the Company Also Extends Services for Self-directed Retail Investors to Include Commission-free Allocation Models and Rebalancing for the Horizon Motifs San Mateo, CA, May 8, 2014 Motif Investing also introduced its Horizon motifs, providing self-directed […]

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  • Motif Investing Adds $35 Million in Funding from JPMorgan Chase, Wicklow Capital, and Balderton Capital

    Company to Expand Internationally and Accelerate Adoption of New Wealth Management Products for Retail Investors and Advisors San Mateo, CA, May 8, 2014 Motif Investing a pioneer in low-cost, ideas-based investing, today announced that it has raised $35 million in […]

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  • Fargo 6th Graders’ Stock Picks Outperform Students From Columbia, Cornell, University of Pennsylvania, and Berkeley

    San Mateo, CA, April. 08, 2014 North Dakota Middle Schoolers Show that Investing in What You Know Pays Off Leaderboard Rankings: https://www.motifinvesting.com/6th-grader-competition B-Roll Available Here: http://mpftp.mediaproductions.com; username: motif; Password: m0t1faX$ Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, thematic investing, shared […]

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  • Motif Investing Introduces Groundbreaking Platform for Investment Advisors

    Dramatically Improves Building and Monitoring Model Portfolios While Social Features Help Advisors Connect With Clients San Mateo, CA, Feb. 03, 2014 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, thematic investing, today announced a new platform for registered investment advisors (RIAs) […]

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  • Investment Clubs at Top Universities Compete in Online Investing Contest Powered by Motif

    Columbia Student Investment Management, Trojan Investing Society, Pennsylvania Investment Alliance, Mutual Investment Club of Cornell, Berkeley Investment Group, University Securities Team at U of Texas, Alpha Asset Management Club at Carnegie Mellon, Yale Student Investment Group, NYU Stern Investment Group, […]

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  • Motif Investing Offers Consumers a Way to Get Paid for Great Ideas

    Online Broker Lets People Create Baskets of Securities Based on Specific Themes and Strategies and Receive a Royalty When Others Buy Them San Mateo, CA, Oct. 3, 2013 Motif Investing, an innovative online broker that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based investing, announced […]

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  • Motif Investing Partners with Investor’s Business Daily to Provide the Only Way to Invest in IBD’s Top 25 Index

    Investors Can Now Put IBD’s Top 25 Index to Work with a Single Click San Mateo, CA, Oct. 3, 2013 Motif Investing, an innovative online broker that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based investing, and Investor’s Business Daily (IBD), a leading financial news […]

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  • Motif Investing Awarded Best of Show at FinovateFall 2013

    Company Gives Sneak Peek of New “Build Your Own Motif” Monetization Plan San Mateo, CA, Sep. 16, 2013 San Mateo, CA ( PRWEB ) September 16, 2013 — Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based investing, announced today that […]

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  • Motif Investing Launches First-of-its-Kind “Community Catalog” for Custom-Built Stock Portfolios

    New Service Ushers in First Phase of “Build-Your-Own” Monetization Plan; Second Phase, for Individuals, Coming Soon San Mateo, CA, Jun. 18, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered low-cost, ideas-based stock investing, has launched an online “community catalog” of new […]

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  • Motif Investing Announces $25 Million, Series C Financing

    San Mateo, CA, Apr. 12, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, announced it has raised an additional $25 million in financing from a group of investors including Goldman Sachs & Co. and existing Motif investors Foundation […]

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  • Motif Investing Revolutionizes DIY Investing with “Build Your Own” Program for Consumers and Brands

    Online-Investing Start-Up Allows Customers to Construct and Share Theme-Based Collections of Stocks With Others An Industry-First Opportunity for Monetization San Mateo, CA, Feb. 28, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, has taken do-it-yourself investing to the […]

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  • Arthur Levitt, Former Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman, Joins Board of Motif Investing

    Ideas-Based, Online-Investing Start-Up Adds Board Firepower Amid Swift Growth in New Products San Mateo, CA, Feb. 13, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, announced that Arthur Levitt, the former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, […]

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  • Motif Investing Offers Proven, Wall Street Investment Strategies to Main Street At Low Cost

    New Library of “Investing Classics” Motifs Lets You Invest Like Ivy League Endowments, a “Boglehead”—and Set Target Dates for Retirement San Mateo, CA, Feb. 12, 2013 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, announced a new library of […]

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  • Motif Investing Unveils Motif Explorer Mobile App

    Phone Feature Gives On-the-Go Investors a Way to Tap into Investing Ideas San Mateo, CA, Dec. 21, 2012 Motif Investing, a pioneer in ideas-based investing, announced today the launch of its Motif Explorer mobile application for iPhone users. With Motif […]

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  • Motif Investing Launches Innovative Program for Financial Advisors

    Motif Advisor Services Empowers Advisors to Help Clients Manage Theme-Based Stock and ETF Portfolios San Mateo, CA, Nov. 20, 2012 (PR WEB) Motif Investing, the company that pioneered idea-based stock investing, has launched a limited-availability new service allowing financial advisors […]

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  • Motif Investing Unveils Rebuilding After Sandy Motif

    The Motif Index Tracks the Performance of Companies in Demand After Natural Disasters Proceeds of Motif Trades to Benefit Storm Victims San Mateo, Calif., Nov. 9, 2012 Motif Investing, a pioneer in idea-based investing, announced today the creation of a […]

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  • Politics and the Stock Market: Motif Investing Maps Republican, Democratic Policies to Returns

    “Clean” Technology, Gender Discrimination Show Losses; Investments in Health Food, Guns and U.S. Manufacturing Stand Up Better San Mateo, CA, Oct. 2, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE)—Motif Investing, the company that pioneered ideas-based stock investing, has tapped its powerful financial-analytics engine to […]

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  • Motif Investing Wins Web Marketing Association’s 2012 WebAward for Best Investment Website

    Partnership With Extractable Elevates Investment Website Experience San Mateo, Calif., Sept. 19, 2012 Motif Investing, the company that pioneered idea-based stock investing, today announced that its website has won a prestigious 2012 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development from […]

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  • Motif Investing Launches Fixed-Income Products, Simplifies Online Bond ETF Investing

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  • Motif Investing Secures $20 Million in Series B Financing Led by Ignition Partners

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