Finance & Investment Companies in the Spotlight

FINANCE & INVESTMENT offers various highly advanced digital-asset investment products for institutional clients and individuals designated as sophisticated investors. This is achieved by structuring proprietary investment strategies and using the distributed ledger technology, a.k.a. blockchain, to create a wide variety of Crypto-Traded Indices (“CTI”) products available on the platform. Through their CTIs, along with their high-caliber technology partners, risk management and market experience, Trakx offers superior digital asset investment opportunities on a platform that delivers the high degree of compliance, custody, and liquidity required by large investors. For further information, read our interview with co-founder Peter Stamas, CBS '10. To contact Peter,, +1-347-768-1031. 

Futurist AI set out to determine whether stock price is driven by sentiment or fundamentals and over what time frame. After nearly 3 years, we developed Futurist AI’s service. Futurist Al's proprietary AI technology transforms analyzing market opinion from an art to a science. Our members access insights that allow them to make better investment decisions. Please read our interview with founder, Bugra Gezer (CBS '97). To contact Bugra, email him 
Fission Ventures is one of about two dozen funds which form Alumni Ventures Group, the 3rd most active venture capital investor in the U.S. and 7th most active globally. Fission Ventures was established to give Columbia alumni a smart, simple way to add institutional-quality venture capital to their portfolio. Read our interview with the managing partner, Rob Bibow, CBS '01. To reach Rob, please email him at