Finextra: Options AI closes $4.1 million seed round

Options AI, a unique brokerage platform putting option spreads in the toolkit of retail investors, today announced it has closed an oversubscribed $4.1 million seed round.

The funding round was led by Akuna Capital, Optiver Principal Strategic Investments and Miami International Holdings, Inc., with participation from ViewTrade Holdings.

“Technology has helped fuel a resurgence in active investing, but it hasn’t levelled the playing field for retail investors,” says John Foley, CEO of Options AI. “With options, the focus has been on getting investors to their first-trade, not improving access to more advanced trades. That puts retail investors at a disadvantage and is why we built Options AI to be the first platform where it’s as straightforward to trade multi-leg spreads as it is to buy a stock.”

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