4. Social Investing
One challenge for investors is that many would like to invest in themes or in concepts that they believe in, but it can be a real challenge to do so. Motif offers an interesting blend of new technologies to solve this and empower people to invest behind ideas.
—Sallie L. Krawcheck, a board member for Motif Investing, a new online broker that allows investors to invest in stocks based on theme, such as cloud computing or mobile.
Source: New York Times Dealbook
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