(Information) – Inventory-trading startup Robinhood mentioned on Wednesday it was withdrawing its financial institution constitution software with the united statesOffice of the Comptroller of the Forex.
The Menlo Park, California-based agency is likely one of the a number of firms that purpose to compete with conventional monetary establishments by providing cheaper and extra person pleasant digital providers.
“Robinhood will proceed to concentrate on rising participation within the monetary system and difficult the business to higher serve everybody,” an organization spokesperson mentioned.
The corporate, which gives commission-free inventory buying and selling by means of its app, has gained reputation amongst younger customers and has been seeking to develop the kinds of monetary providers it affords.
In July, it raised $323 million in a funding spherical, valuing the startup at $7.6 billion.
Reporting by Abhishek Manikandan in Bengaluru