Zoonova: Offering hedge-fund tested analytics

February 8, 2017 10:42 AM

Tell us a bit about your company and what it does.
Zoonova was created as a resource for users who are active in world financial markets. It uniquely provides financial tools and a cross-asset software platform otherwise unavailable to online users.

To further enhance the user experience, Zoonova leverages the power of cloud-computing with advanced display features available in modern browsers: HTML 5, CSS 3 and JavaScript. For mobile users, Zoonova uses a combination of adaptive and responsive web design to maintain a consistent but apposite interface across popular mobile devices.

How is it different than other companies in the same space? (ex. Unique sustainable edge, unfair advantage, value-prop, differentiator)
Zoonova is the only web app that runs on any device and offers a full Cross-Asset Portfolio software integrated with video/news for a 1,000 RSS feeds market data, chat/messaging and more. You would have to get a Bloomberg terminal to get the same analytics and pay $2,000/month. Zoonova charges $29/month or $290/year. 

What is your revenue model? How will the company make money?
Subscription model. Executive package is $29/month or $290 per year. Zoonova is now used in over 80+ countries, so it is a global web app.

Who is your target market? How big is the opportunity?
The target market is everyone that has an interest in global financial markets. From students to professional managers, banks, trading desks and hedge funds.

Why are you and your team capable of succeeding?
Our team has built software analytics like this on the enterprise level for customers such as Zurich Capital, Wells Fargo, GM, Paloma Partners, Investcorp and more. 

What is your company’s next target/milestone?
To get 500,000 paying users at $29 per month.

Can you tell us one unusual fact about your company?

Zoonova's name came from the following:

  • Trading in financial markets is like a zoo, chaos.
  • The brightest light in the universe is a nova or supernova, hence out of chaos into the light.

 

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