Robinhood Secures $280M in Series F Funding, Plans to Expand Globally

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In brief: Robinhood has secured $280 Million Series F funding after an $8.3 Billion valuation. The funding will drive a push to expand the platform globally. Robinhood also plans on scaling the platform and offering more products to users. The team at the popular trading platform of Robinhood has announced that the firm has secured $280 Million series F funding after an $8.3 Billion valuation. The round of funding was lead by Sequoia Capital which is an existing investor of Robinhood. Other existing and new investors that participated in the Series F funding include NEA, Ribbit Capital, 9Yards Capital and Unusual Ventures. New Funding to Push for Global Expansion The team went on to elaborate that the funding will be used to scale the platform, build and develop new products and accelerate their expansion. In a recent interview with Fortune, the co-CEO of Robinhood, Vlad Tenev, further elaborated on this…

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