NAME OF STARTUP:: InvestBrew – Custom stock market news feeds
FOUNDER: Andy Smith
FOUNDED IN (Year): 2021
THE IDEA: What is the problem being solved by your startup / business?:
Market research can take up hours of time for both individuals and professionals, InvestBrew aims to reduce this time by providing detailed alternative data in the form of news media data about trending stocks, crypto and more.
Alternative data is also made available via APIs for software developers searching for a solution to market analysis and news data.
THE FOUNDER’S STORY: When and how did you come up with the idea for the business?:
Andy Smith was born and raised in the United Kingdom and has been an entrepreneur since starting his own advertising company at the age of 16. After graduating from university with a degree in software engineering, he has founded multiple micro service APIs, and has delved heavily into investing. Expanding on these interests spawned the creation of InvestBrew, after realising he could streamline the process of finding trending stocks within news media.
WHO IS THE CUSTOMER: What is the typical profile of your target customer? Where would they be located?:
Investors, Developers, SaaS
LESSONS TO SHARE: What 3 key lessons from your startup you’d like to share with aspiring entrepreneurs?:
InvestBrew provides free personalized financial news feeds and analytics for stocks, indices, funds, forex and cryptocurrencies. Generate custom watchlists, trends and sentiment from thousands of sources in over ten languages, supporting exchanges from around the globe and get daily digests directly to your email.
This streamlines the process of identifying which stocks and cryptocurrencies are in the news and why they are in the news, with article highlights, saving hours of media research on the markets. InvestBrew also encourages developers to leverage its alternative market data by providing unique and powerful APIs which InvestBrew is built on, allowing developers to build their own market solutions.
HQ City: Mansfield, United Kingdom
Website URL: https://www.investbrew.com
Number of Employees: 1-5