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Martin Kassing

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May 4, 2021

Upvest, a Berlin-based company offering the Investment API to businesses, has secured an additional ‚ā¨4m funding from ABN AMRO Ventures. Upvest‚Äôs Investment API enables any business to offer investment opportunities to anyone.
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February 8, 2021

The last six months in retail capital markets have been intense. While the dust might settle soon, I think some things are here to stay for the next ten years:
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Parker Crockford

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February 1, 2021

Following the mission to build a world-class team of dedicated and experienced individuals to lead our company, we added four critical hires to our leadership team last year, including our Chief Product Officer, Til Rochow.
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Martin Kassing

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February 1, 2021

Our Founder and CEO share his journey with Notion to inspire the next round of founders and discuss his vision to make assets tradable for anyone worldwide. 
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Stefano Bovo

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January 26, 2021

The technology behind finance has never been so efficient, fast, and reliable. Unfortunately, as it often happens, the technology is so advanced that the related regulation struggles to keep up.
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Parker Crockford

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December 22, 2020

Despite being a challenging year worldwide, 2020 brought great results and growth for Upvest. From moving to a new office to closing a Series A+, our company has come out swinging from every challenge, achieving most of our goals for the period.
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Parker Crockford

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December 18, 2020

We discussed with experts in financial services regulation and public policy what policy and regulatory trends should European fintechs be watching next year.
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Martin Kassing

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December 10, 2020

Wir freuen uns mitteilen zu k√∂nnen, dass wir mit zus√§tzlicher Unterst√ľtzung von Earlybird unsere Series A+ mit ‚ā¨12 Mio. erfolgreich abgeschlossen haben
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Martin Kassing

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December 9, 2020

We're excited to announce that we closed ‚ā¨12m total in our Series A+ with the additional support of Earlybird
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Maria Olbrich

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November 6, 2020

Our last webinar had two of Europe's best thought leaders around the fintech space, Leda Glyptis and Michael O'Loughlin, discussing the latest trend of the financial sector
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Maria Olbrich

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November 3, 2020

The pandemic has taken a toll on mental health around the globe. So this November, Upvest’s team has come together to help fuel game-changing projects in men’s mental health by contributing to an impactful initiative: Movember.
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Maria Olbrich

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October 15, 2020

With first hand experience in the matter, the panelists of our past webinar discussed how European companies are scaling in spite of today’s crisis, and gave their advice to startups attempting to build products from scratch.
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Maria Olbrich

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September 21, 2020

Upvest is now a member of the European Fintech Association, the first not-for-profit organization for leading Fintech companies of all sizes within the European Union.
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Martin Kassing

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September 1, 2020

Despite the uncertain times that characterized the first half of 2020, we take great pride in achieving to attract talent such as the CTO of several known Fintech companies, Juha Ristolainen.
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Maria Olbrich

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August 25, 2020

We are proud to be one of the top ten startups helping Fintechs grow in Europe, alongside companies like Thought Machine, TrueLayer, Cardlay and Form3
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Tom Benner

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August 19, 2020

German lawmakers added more details to the previously introduced crypto custody license with the release of the latest draft on the regulation of digital securities
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Maria Olbrich

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July 9, 2020

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Upvest is the 68th fastest-growing startup in Germany according to Business Insider
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Alexander Reichhardt

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June 9, 2020

Upvest is proud to announce that we secured almost ‚ā¨900k Euro in project funding from the Investitionsbank Berlin and the European Regional Development Fund as part of the IBB ProFit program.
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Martin Kassing

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May 15, 2020

Welcome Hugo Ma to the Upvest TeamWelcome Hugo Ma to the Upvest Team
We’re glad to announce a new talent joining our Finance and Compliance team: Hugo Ma! Born and raised in Germany with a Chinese background, he loves doing bike tours, travelling, and cooking delicious meals.
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Martin Kassing

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May 13, 2020

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It’s a pleasure for us to publicly introduce our new Head of People & Organisation, Philip Borchert! Philip joins us from Börse Stuttgart Digital Exchange.
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Martin Kassing

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December 12, 2019

Upvest Series A Upvest Series A
Today, we‚Äôre excited to announce that we‚Äôve raised a ‚ā¨7mn Series A by Notion Capital, Holtzbrinck Ventures, Partech Ventures, and Speedinvest to support us on our mission to build the financial infrastructure of the future.¬†
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