30 Oct 2018 An ex-hedge funder just landed funding for his start-up, which is trying to break Bloomberg’s iron grip on $28 market

  • Sentieo, a web and mobile-app based financial research and data platform, announced a $19 million round of funding Tuesday.
  • The funding round – more than triple the amount they raised in March – comes fer six months of steady growth.
  • Sentieo is one of a number of companies trying to dislodge the stranglehold Bloomberg has on the $28 billion financial data market.
  • The company’s service is sort of a mash-up of and AI-powered search engine, Evernote, financial document repository, and traditional equity research data.

 

Another challenger is gearing up to make a run at Bloomberg, the dominant player in the $28 billion financial data market.

Sentieo – a web and mobile-app based platform that’s a sort of mash-up of an AI-powered search engine, Evernote, financial document repository, and traditional equity research data – has uncorked a fresh $19 million round of funding, the company announced Tuesday.  That’s more than triple the amount raised in March, and it brings their total funding to $30 million.

Read the full story here:  https://www.businessinsider.com/inside-symphonys-battle-to-break-into-a-28-billion-market-for-wall-street-chat-and-avoid-becoming-bloomberg-roadkill-2018-8