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UBS Agrees to Acquire Wealthfront to Deliver Digital Wealth Management Offering to Millennial and Gen Z Affluent Investors

Wealthfront’s state-of-the-art, digital only platform tailored to next gen affluent investors will accelerate UBS’s growth ambitions in the US

Wealthfront Adds Marketing Powerhouse Jaleh Bisharat to Board of Directors

Bisharat brings over 30 years of executive and marketing experience growing startups into enduring consumer brands

Wealthfront Opens Its Investment Platform To Enable More Investment Choices For Clients

The company will enable clients to build their own portfolios and edit existing portfolios and is also exploring adding crypto options as well

Wealthfront Delivers on Self-Driving Money™ Vision, Changing the Way We Manage Money Forever

Self-Driving Money™ will be a powerful engine to help young investors build meaningful wealth and remove the deep stress associated with money

Wealthfront Speeds Up Money Movement from the Wealthfront Cash Account

Money can now be invested into the market within minutes from a Wealthfront Cash Account

Wealthfront Adds Additional Automation to Make Money Movement Effortless

Clients can now offload even more of their savings strategy and have Wealthfront do the work of moving money between accounts.

Wealthfront Adds Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair and Former Comptroller of Currency Thomas Curry to Banking Advisory Group

Bair and Curry bring their extensive experience in the banking industry to Wealthfront as the company builds out its nextgen banking service for Millennials

Wealthfront Launches First Self-Driving Money™ Service

Autopilot automates your savings plan so you can remove the stress of manually monitoring accounts and moving money

Wealthfront Adds Debit Card And Checking Features To Its Cash Account

The company continues to reinvent banking and solidify its position as the primary financial relationship for its clients

Wealthfront Named One Of NerdWallet’s 2020 “Best-Of” Award Winners

The nextgen banking service wins Best Robo-Advisor for Cash Management.

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UBS Buys Wealthfront for $1.4 Billion to Reach Rich Young Americans

UBS Group AG is buying online wealth adviser Wealthfront for $1.4 billion to reach the young rich and manage more money for people through their devices, the company said Wednesday.


Fintech Wealthfront is rolling out new portfolio customization tools, ESG options, and crypto features

Wealthfront, a fintech known primarily for its robo-advisory service, is expanding its offerings to give investors more customization options when it comes to their portfolios while still addressing long-term goals.


Wealthfront releases a new ‘Self-Driving Money’ feature to make saving easier

Clients no longer need to manually move money between multiple institutions (which can often feel clunky and overwhelming). With the new program, customers can share their goals and preferences, then let automation take care of the rest.


Wealthfront names former banking regulators Sheila Bair and Thomas Curry to fintech’s advisory group

Wealthfront has named former Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation head Sheila Bair and ex-Comptroller of Currency Thomas Curry to an advisory group created to help the fintech firm push further into financial services, CNBC has learned.