Company will use additional investment to expand offering and global presence
Zurich, October 24, 2017 – Sentifi is excited to announce that it has closed its Series A funding round. The investors include the Swiss bank PostFinance which took a minority position in Sentifi and will help to further expand Sentifi’s success in financial markets across the globe.
Sentifi is one of the world’s leading crowd intelligence providers for financial markets. Via Sentifi, financial market participants can exploit the collective intelligence of millions of relevant financial stakeholders and organizations with the help of big data, self-learning algorithms and progressive, context-based conceptual systems. As a result, investors can monitor the market more efficiently and receive alerts on their assets not available in legacy financial information system. The alerts give the investor the ability to take action, often before the market.
Sentifi’s solutions are primarily aimed at institutional investors, financial product managers and financial analysts. The alternative data is integrated in more than 50 of the world’s leading financial media platforms.
“We greatly value our new partnership with PostFinance. Their investment will give us the power to accelerate our market presence globally and expand our offering to institutional investors ,” stated Dr. Anders Bally, the Founder and CEO of Sentifi.
“Our investment is an acknowledgement of the scientific approach, high technological product maturity and major market potential of the solution”, explains PostFinance CEO Hansruedi Kong.
Sentifi is a leading provider of financially relevant alternative data. Our solutions are used by the world’s leading financial services organizations to gain unique insights on over 50 thousand traded companies, currencies and commodities and the events that impact them. Sentifi uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to rank and listening to over 10 million financial influencers and connect them with events impacting global assets. Our customers use this insight to make better investment decisions, often ahead of the markets. Our solutions are also used by over 50 of the world’s leading financial publications to attract new customers, retain them and drive additional revenue.
Sentifi is headquartered in Switzerland with offices in Zurich, New York and Ho Chi Minh City. The company was awarded the Swiss FinTech Award in 2016.
James Wilton, CMO, [email protected]