6 October, 2020 – FinTech company, Gold-i, renowned for pushing boundaries in the industry, has announced a partnership with Aqua Digital Rising, a new alternative asset investment platform that will allow investments in indices based on human beings.

Aqua Digital Rising's Launch Video (Source: YouTube)

Gold-i is integrating Aqua Digital Rising into its Matrix multi-asset liquidity management platform, enabling brokers to diversify by adding a new asset class, human beings, which can be traded as CFDs. Aqua Digital Rising is on track to launch in January 2021, offering the opportunity to trade on the success of individuals, from sports people and celebrities through to social media influencers and politicians.

Tom Higgins, CEO, Gold-i comments: “I have always been motivated by innovation – it is at the heart of all our developments at Gold-i – and when I heard about Aqua Indices, I was excited by such a revolutionary concept. Financial institutions are continually looking at ways to increase revenues by diversifying and Aqua Indices presents the ideal opportunity. We are thrilled to be at the forefront of this, enabling our clients to have access to a next generation alternative asset class.”

Yasin Sebastian Qureshi from Aqua, (former founder and CEO of Varengold Bank and NAGA): “Gold-i is a renowned industry innovator with a global client network consisting of brokers, hedge fund managers and asset managers. They are an ideal partner for us as we build our routes to market. We are already seeing phenomenal worldwide interest in our product which, for the first time in history, uses big data, proprietary AI and Machine Learning to creating a new class of tradable assets. We believe our partnership with Gold-i will enable us both to grow our client base across key trading regions.”

Gold-i specialises in multi-asset liquidity management, advanced risk management tools and business intelligence software. Its MetaTrader products include the Gold-i MT4 Bridge, MT5 Gateway, MAM Pro for MT4 and MT5, Matrix (liquidity management platform) and Visual Edge (advanced risk management and business intelligence tool). For further information, visit www.gold-i.com

Aqua Digital Rising is founded by a team of industry specialists with a successful, proven track record of developing and marketing innovative financial services companies. Aqua uses Big Data analytics linked to AI to construct indices based on humans. For further information, please visit www.aquarising.com