Really interesting financial startups are popping up everywhere. Most of what I'm seeing falls into a few different buckets
- sentiment analysis: the ability to take social media's temperature on a certain stock, certain market and forecast future price movements.
- personalized recommendations: for years, the financial community got away with giving generalized information. Now, it's getting granular.
- portfolio replication: lots of new tools, platforms that allow you to essentially program your investing activity to mimic another investor, a strategy, or an algorithm