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dough, Inc. co-CEO and President Kristi Ross Added to Crain’s Tech 50 List

Crain’s Business recognizes Chicago’s top 50 tech stars Chicago – September 26, 2014 – Kristi Ross, co-CEO and President of dough, Inc., a newly formed company that includes tastytrade, the fastest growing online financial network and dough, a financial technology content aggregator, … Continue reading

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dough, Inc. co-CEO and President Kristi Ross Wins ITA CityLIGHTS Award for Prominent Woman in Tech

Ross was honored for her leadership at tastytrade and dough.com, and her contributions to the Chicago tech community Chicago – September 19, 2014 – Kristi Ross, co-CEO and President of dough, Inc., a newly formed company that includes tastytrade, the fastest growing … Continue reading

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dough, Inc. Raises $25 Million in New Funding

The Chicago-based company will use funding from Technology Crossover Ventures to fuel a global network and boost technology offerings Chicago, IL – July 18, 2014 – dough, Inc., the combined entity of tastytrade and dough.com, announced today $25 million in … Continue reading

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dough, Inc. co-CEO and President Kristi Ross Wins Moxie Award for Women in Tech

Ross was honored for her leadership at tastytrade and dough.com, and her contributions to the Chicago tech community Chicago – June 20, 2014 – Kristi Ross, co-CEO and President of dough, Inc., a newly formed company that includes tastytrade, the … Continue reading

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A Chicago startup scene that’s no longer for sale

Excerpt from the Crain’s Chicago Business article: It’s the end of an era for the Chicago options industry. The last major Chicago-based retail stock options brokers have been sold. Chicago traders began launching the retail shops in 1999 with the … Continue reading

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10 Questions: Kristi Ross, CEO, Dough

                  Excerpt from the CNNMoney interview: On introducing investing to Millennials, paying attention to details when negotiating, and using mobile to have a balanced life. FORTUNE — Before Kristi Ross moved to Chicago — where … Continue reading

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Tastytrade Combines with Dough to Create Unique Partnership

The Chicago-based companies will maximize growth and streamline the user experience under the new entity April 16, 2014, Chicago, IL – tastytrade.com, the country’s fastest-growing online financial network, and dough.com, the investing and financial engagement platform, announced today the two companies will … Continue reading

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tastytrade Distributes Financial Programs on New Amazon Fire TV

    The fastest growing online financial network has been selected as one of the first programs distributed on Amazon’s new service CHICAGO– April 2, 2014 – tastytrade, a leading online financial network, announced today that it will distribute its … Continue reading

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tastytrade and the Chicago Innovation Awards to Ring NASDAQ

The fastest growing online financial network was selected as one of the most innovative companies in Chicago CHICAGO– tastytrade, a leader in online financial networks, will join the Chicago Innovation Awards in New York City on Monday, March 31st to … Continue reading

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How technology is connecting younger investors to the markets

      Excerpt from the Chicago Tribune story: Kristi Ross, president of financial media network tastytrade, discusses how her company is targeting younger crowds through a free mobile app, Dough, which allows users to get news and information and … Continue reading

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