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Simply Wall St. raises $1.8 million from its own customers to build out investment advisory services

"Interestingly, the financing came not from traditional venture investors, but from the firm’s own clientele"

Jun 20, 2017, TechCrunch

Sydney fintech Simply Wall St just raised $2.4 million from its own retail investor customers

"The company claims to have quadrupled its user base in the past 12 months, to now boast 100,000 retail investors on its platform."

Jun 22, 2017, Business Insider

Meet eight fintechs changing financial services

"His “snowflake” tool provides a colourful visual snapshot of a stock or a portfolio performance based on a few simple financial metrics and is designed to help new traders begin investing in shares via the ASX, US and UK sharemarkets."

May 04, 2016, Financial Review

10 Finance & Capital Companies to Watch

"New to investing? Simply Wall St. turns stock data into simple, helpful graphics."

May 25, 2016, Entrepreneur.com

Born In Sydney, Sights On London: A Fintech Startup Story

"Simply Wall Street is demonstrating certain fintech products can address a global audience from the outset, regardless of the home base."

Sep 15, 2015, Forbes

How to make investing in stocks simple

"Al Bentley, founder and CEO at Simply Wall St, explains how his business helps investors understand the stock market."

Sep 10, 2015, CNBC

Simply Wall St buys US rival

"Australian sharemarket visualisation fintech Simply Wall St​ (simplywall.st) has acquired Capp.io, its main rival in the United States."

Apr 4, 2016, Sydney Morning Hearld

Sky Business News with Al Bentley CEO of Simply Wall St

"Simply Wall St's ease of use and visual styling helps it stand out in a cluttered crowd."

Jan 20, 2015, Sky Business News

Sydney fintech startup Simply Wall St acquires Atlanta competitor Capp.io as it launches paid model

"Al Bentley, cofounder of Simply Wall St, said he has been watching the Capp.io team for some time now, making the decision to acquire as he saw the Capp.io team shared the same mission and values."

Apr 04, 2016, StartupDaily

Sydney startup Simply Wall St buys its biggest rival as it activates its revenue model

" Sydney fintech startup has acquired its biggest US rival just weeks after it flicked the switch on its revenue model and began to monetise its stock investing visualisation platform."

Apr 05, 2016, StartupSmart

App/ Tech of the Week - Simply Wall St

"Stock investing made simple."

Oct 31, 2014, WA Business News

Fintech Startup Simply Wall St Acquires Capp.io

"The combination of Simply Wall St and Capp.io will ideally lead to even better information being made available to retail and home investors across the market. "

Apr 4, 2016, Tech.co

Fund fight forces startups flight

Oct 31, 2014, WA Business News

Investment app holds strong appeal

"Created only 12 months ago, the app has managed 21,000 downloads and is the only West Australian-based application to reach the top five of the OzApp Awards, to be decided in Perth today."

Sep 15, 2015, The West Australian

FinTech startup Simply Wall St prepares to commercialise its offering following $600,000 funding round

"Sydney-based startup Simply Wall St, which makes the stock market easier to navigate, has just announced the closing of a $600,000 funding round led by Mike Quinn from Innovation Capital, with participation from Sydney Angels and their Sidecar Fund."

Aug 19, 2015, StartupDaily

Simply Wall St’s Nick van den Berg stirs up investor interest

"Simply Wall St closed the funding round on the back of signing a partnership with NAB that will involve the startup’s flagship service Snowflake, which graphically visualises live stock data, appearing on the bank’s website."

Apr 05, 2016, StartupSmart

OzApp finalists revealed

"Simply Wall St was nominated for it mobile application that turns complicated financial data into infographics."

Dec 03, 2015, WA Business News

How do you ask for a million dollars?

"The pair has just gone live with their investing platform, Simply Wall St. But to get to that stage, they’ve had to front up a lot of moneyed people to claim their share."

Dec 14, 2014, News.com.au

Simply Wall St impresses

"Perth startup Simply Wall St has closed a $590,000 capital raising with Mike Quinn (also originally from Perth), leading the round with the participation of Sydney Angels and their Sidecar Fund."

Aug 31, 2015, WA Business News

NAB partners with Simply Wall Street app to lure back investors

"The Simply Wall Street app launched in 2014 and was designed to help new investors begin investing in equities via the Australian Securities Exchange, as well as US and UK sharemarkets."

Aug 18, 2015, Financial Review

Fintech start-ups: the top prospects in the Australian sector

"The majority of equity investors base their decisions on hunches, according to an ASX study."

Aug 18, 2015, The Australian

Simply Wall Street - The new visual way to invest

"I just recently came across this site and I really liked the infographic style of explaining the stock market."

Nov 28, 2014, Product Hunt

FinTech startup Simply Wall St is the ‘Pinterest for stocks’ designed for novice Gen Y investors

"Launched last month, their FinTech startup Simply Wall St was designed to make the stock market easier to navigate for Gen-Y investors who are new to the game."

Aug 19, 2015, StartupDaily

Perth-based finance startup aims to make picking stocks simple as a picture

"Simply Wall St’s web app provides investors with a checklist for investing, stock ideas and suggestions, helping individuals research and make decisions when investing."

Apr 05, 2016, StartupSmart

Simply Wall Street app aims to decode the market

"The beating heart of the Simply Wall Street app is the constantly changing state of the stock markets it covers. This critical flow of information is sourced from Standard & Poors."

Nov 11, 2015, Sydney Morning Hearld

The app that puts Wall Street in your pocket

"Called Simply Wall Street, their software turns complex and often changing financial information about shares, companies and exchanges into infographics, so users can research and check investments at a glance."

Nov 11, 2014, Financial Review