SOURCE: Currensee


May 03, 2011 09:15 ET

Currensee Selected to Present Alternative Investing Technology at FinovateSpring 2011

CEO Also to Present "Investing in the World Currency Market" at The MoneyShow Las Vegas

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - May 3, 2011) - Currensee,, the alternative investment service that gives investors unique access to the world currency markets, has been selected to present at FinovateSpring 2011 in San Francisco, a two-day, invitation-only showcase of cutting-edge financial and banking technology innovations. Currensee was selected after a highly competitive process during which leading established companies and hot new startups vied for the opportunity to present their perspectives about the future of global finance and technology. Currensee is one of just 60 companies accepted to participate at this year's elite event.

During the event, Currensee will debut a new offering in its Currensee Trade Leaders™ program, which enables investors to leverage the expertise of Trade Leaders, top foreign exchange traders hand-picked by Currensee, by automatically replicating their trades. The Trade Leaders technology is a first-of-its-kind, bringing transparency and diversification to alternative investing and helping investors take advantage of the more than $4 trillion world currency market. Currensee CEO Dave Lemont's on-stage presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, May 11, at 11:25 a.m. PDT at the San Francisco Design Concourse in San Francisco.

"Finovate is a launch pad for some of the hottest and most innovative companies in financial services," Lemont said. "Our selection is an important validation of the Trade Leaders program and our approach to bringing the world currency markets as a diversified alternative investment to every investor. We can't wait to show our cutting-edge technology and the world currency market opportunity on the world's biggest financial-technology stage."

Additionally, Lemont will discuss top tips to investing in world currency markets at The MoneyShow Las Vegas, during a presentation Tuesday, May 10, at 8:45 a.m. PDT at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The MoneyShow Las Vegas gives investors and traders of all levels the opportunity to meet and hear renowned financial experts and learn their personal strategies for successfully navigating today's challenging market conditions. At The MoneyShow, Lemont will demonstrate the opportunity to diversify by investing in the currency market and show how leveraging the expertise of top currency traders from around the world can provide new, non-correlated investment opportunities.

About Currensee

Currensee is the alternative investment service that puts the power of world currency markets in the hands of every investor. With the Currensee Trade Leaders™ Investment Program, investors build their own automated trading portfolios of Trade Leaders, top foreign currency traders hand picked from the thousands of members of the Currensee social network. The program offers investors an alternative to traditional asset classes and Trade Leader performance is completely uncorrelated to the stock market. Currensee delivers complete account control to investors, who can see every trade in real time, manage and modify investment allocations with one click and benefit from the safety and security of proprietary online investing technology. Currensee is funded by North Bridge Venture Partners, Egan-Managed Capital and Vernon & Park Capital and is a member of the National Futures Association (NFA) and registered by the Financial Services Authority (FSA). For more information, visit us at Find us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and watch us on YouTube.

About FinovateSpring 2011

FinovateSpring 2011 is a demo-based conference for innovative startups and established companies in the fields of banking and financial technology. Held in San Francisco, the event offers an insight-packed glimpse of the future of money via a fast-paced, intimate and unique format. FinovateSpring 2011 is organized by The Finovate Group. For more information on the event, or to view videos of previous demos, please visit

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