Motif Investing

Motif Investing vs. Betterment Robo-Advisor

In a previous article, we talked about how robo-advisory firms aren’t doing anything that different from the service offering that most wealth management firms already provide. Robo-advisory firms have just taken the human element out of the equation. We then went on to take a look at Betterment, one of the largest (if not the […]

7 Synthetic Biology Companies to Invest In

When it comes to promising disruptive technologies, synthetic biology has to be in the top-5. The ability to create artificial living organisms that perform a wide range of useful tasks is an incredibly powerful thing. Perhaps the most talked-about synthetic biology stock right now is Intrexon (NYSE:XON) and with a market cap today of over $4.93 billion, […]

Is Now the Time to Invest in 3D Printing Stocks?

3D Printing is one disruptive technology that has generated a great deal of excitement among investors, and for good reason. The growth of the “3D Printing Industry” is estimated by various research firms to be astonishing. Take the below excerpt from a report published by Wohlers Associates, a firm that claims to stay very close to […]

A Review of Motif Investing and Motifs

This review of Motif Investing will introduce to our readers a platform that we use for diversification and which we believe all retail investors will benefit from using. Motif Investing is a brokerage firm that allows you to purchase up to 30 stocks for only $9.95. This collection of stocks is referred to as a “motif” and the platform tracks […]