The Rise of Robo-Advisors: Betterment Raises $100 Million in Funding

By NerdWallet

If there was any doubt about the future of robo-advisors, the latest announcement from online advisor Betterment may quash it: The company says it has raised $100 million from investors in its latest round of funding.

That’s the biggest round for any robo-advisor so far, promising to help Betterment solidify its position as the largest independent offering. The company manages 150,000 customer accounts and $3.9 billion in assets, up from $1.1 billion just 15 months ago.

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This article originally published March 29th, 2016 on NASDAQ.