Wikinvest is just as it sounds; a wiki for investing. The company seeks to take advantage of the large numbers of investors and investing savvy people who are looking to the web to get better trading tips. Like most wikis, Wikinvest will face a few problems including spammed/tampered entries, lack of incentive to create content and the dubious authority of users generating content. These problems exist for Wikipedia as well, yet Wikipedia continues to have as high an accuracy rating as Enyclopedia Britannica while generating millions more pages. Wikinvest hopes to capture a similar "prosumer" audience for the investing niche. Wikinvest is meant to be a research portal where anyone can contribute information on company profiles, investment concepts, or chart analysis. The site is a competitor with financial profiles and news listed on Yahoo and Google Finance, as well as Wikia's investment portal and company profiles on Wikipedia. Wikinvest faces the stiffest competition from the financial sites themselves, which offer real time news along with their professionally edited content. Wikinvest, however, has a wikis advantage of nimbleness, by quickly adjusting to new trends and interlinking across concepts. Other competitors involved in p2p investing include, Vestopia, Stockpickr, People And Picks and Cake Financial, a TechCrunch40 Company
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Parent CompanySigFig
HQSan Francisco, US
Wikinvest was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US
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Key People/Management at Wikinvest

Roger Fong

Roger Fong

Mark Britto

Mark Britto

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Wikinvest Office Locations

Wikinvest has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
1085 Mission St
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Wikinvest Financials and Metrics

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$17.5 m


In total, Wikinvest had raised $17.5 m. Wikinvest is a subsidiary of SigFig
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Wikinvest Online and Social Media Presence

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Wikinvest Blogs

Some Thoughts on Jack Bogle

After Jack Bogle passed away on January 16, 2019, Mike sent the following note to the SigFig team. We share it below, lightly edited for length and clarity.Hi Team,Jack Bogle, founder of Vanguard, passed away today. Some of us may not have even heard of him. But Jack Bogle essentially invented the i…

Separating the noise from what really matters: Q3 2018 market update

In August, the U.S. stock market was crowned the longest-running bull market in history (by some measures) as it marked its 3,453rd day. While some investors toasted the rally’s impressive length, many began asking, “Should I be getting out of this market?”As investors contemplate the meaning of the…

Trade War Stokes Uncertainty: Q2 2018 Market Update

At SigFig, our advice remains consistent quarter after quarter: A globally diversified portfolio across multiple asset classes helps balance risk and return for long-term investors. As we explore some of the noteworthy second-quarter developments in global economies and markets, remember that, if yo…

Wikinvest Company Life and Culture

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Wikinvest Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wikinvest founded?

    Wikinvest was founded in 2006.

  • Who are Wikinvest key executives?

    Wikinvest's key executives are Roger Fong and Mark Britto.

  • Who are Wikinvest competitors?

    Competitors of Wikinvest include Spectral Capital , Long Harbour and Ares Management.

  • Where is Wikinvest headquarters?

    Wikinvest headquarters is located at 1085 Mission St, San Francisco.

  • Where are Wikinvest offices?

    Wikinvest has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Wikinvest have?

    Wikinvest has 1 office.