Award-Winning Social Investment App Continues Its Mission to Empower Retail Investors with up to $1 Million in Prizes for July Financial Independence Month
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leading social investment app Invstr is offering up to $1 million in prize money to celebrate “Financial Independence Month” in July. Financial empowerment and independence are the core of Invstr’s mission to enable everyone to take charge of their financial future by truly democratizing investing for everyone.
Invstr’s Financial Independence month is designed to encourage and incentivize people to take charge of their financial future by benefiting from all of the free resources available to Invstr members. Prizes are available to people competing risk-free in Fantasy Finance® and will be paid into an Invstr+ account. For full details about the prizes and rules, please read here.
The free Invstr app makes it fun and social for people to experience all the excitement of the financial markets by playing Fantasy Finance®; sharing their experiences in Invstr’s social feed, league chat rooms and direct messaging; and learning in the Invstr Academy.
Invstrs can also open an Invstr+ account which combines a full digital bank, stock investing and crypto trading in a single, award-winning app. Invstr’s unique Stats offering gives its members personal feedback and analysis of their investing style, skills and performance to help them become better investors.
“Invstr strives to help everyone achieve their financial independence safely by investing smarter on the Invstr app. We believe that building up our financial health and taking charge of our financial future by investing is one of the most important things we can do individually and as a society. We are showing the world that investing is fun and social, and that it is possible for anyone to become an investor. We are delighted to give all of our members both old and new the opportunity to become financially independent. I encourage everyone to join us in this campaign to invest in America and in our future.” said Kerim Derhalli, founder and CEO of Invstr.
Invstr’s Invstr+ account is provided in partnership with Apex Clearing, which formerly provided execution and settlement services to Robinhood, helping it scale the business up to millions of users. Digital banking services are being offered through a partnership with world-class financial institution Vast Bank, which provides agile, high-tech services to its customers along every step of their financial journey. Coinbase uses cryptocurrency to build a cryptoeconomy that maintains a fairer, more accessible, efficient, and transparent financial system. Invstr user data is also protected by technology from Okta, the leading secure identity platform. Okta is a trusted provider of security solutions, such as login authentication, and used by companies and organizations including the Department of Defense and T-Mobile.
About Invstr Ltd.
Invstr is a technology company with a presence in New York, San Antonio, London and Istanbul. Through its award-winning smartphone app, Invstr is determined to democratize finance. Founded by Kerim Derhalli in 2013, the app combines fun, learning, and competition to break down barriers and help users become better, more confident investors. Derhalli was named the 2019 Tech Entrepreneur of the Year at the Go:Tech Business Awards in 2019 and Invstr the Fintech App of the Year at the 2019 UK App Awards. Invstr also won the Fintech Innovator of the Year at the UK Business Tech Awards 2018 and Fintech Founder of the Year at the BMW i UK Tech Founder Awards 2018. Invstr is available for both Android and iOS devices, and can be downloaded in the App Store and on Google Play.
*Invstr is neither a bank nor broker. Banking and brokerage services are offered in conjunction with regulated business partners.