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Robinhood shares spike 25% after CEO Vlad Tenev finally goes back on the attack against Acorns, Fidelity, and Schwabitrade by adding their tricks and features to its quiver

Semi-commoditized by giants and upstarts alike, the Menlo Park, Calif. firm is extending trading hours and doing its own Acorns-style round-up debit card to show it's in the fight.

Author Oisin Breen March 29, 2022 at 7:19 PM
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Aparna Chennapragada: [Robinhood round-up] incentivizes folks to do the good thing [investing] more.


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