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Meet Jamie, our new brokerage ops specialist!

Meet Jamie, our new brokerage ops specialist!

Can you tell us a bit about your background? I studied accountancy at University of Portsmouth and I knew back then I wanted to get into finance. I’m a bit of a maths wonk — I really appreciate the rigour and clarity of numbers. So after graduation, I started working...

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Weekly Wrap Up 17/08/18

Final production testing underway Most exciting news this week is that we’re prepped to start our final phase of pre-launch production testing. This is our last big technical piece before we start the public rollout on the 18th September. We’ll be running through all...

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Meet Alexia, our Junior Financial Analyst

Can you tell us a bit about your background? I studied finance in France but transferred to Dublin Business School for my final year. While in Dublin, I started an internship at Eagle Alpha — a startup that uses web data (online chatter, social media trends) to build...

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Weekly Wrap Up 10/08/18

A new iOS release In the run-up to our 18th Sept public launch, we released a new version of the app to the App Store. As well as a few minor bug fixes, we also added so a link to our community onto the waitlist screen so you can chat, learn and debate with other...

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Diversifying your investments

As we approach launch, it’s important to make sure first-time or early investors have all the basic tools to get started. And diversification is among the most important strategic tools you can use for your investments.   What is diversification? It sounds technical...

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Meet Ian, our new Head of Engineering

What were you doing before you jumped to Freetrade? I’ve been lucky enough to work at a nice blend of startups, big tech companies and in-betweens. Immediately beforehand I was at Snap Inc (Snapchat), leading the product for creating big publisher content (AKA...

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Weekly Wrap Up 03/08/18

The rollout timeline is here! That’s right — the time has come. We’ll begin the rollout on the 18th September with a handful of super early testers, selected to give us the richest feedback from a diversity of devices, investing experiences and demographics. Shortly...

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