While domestic stock market is still characterized by extreme volatility, an increasing number of Chinese investors flock to overseas capital markets in seek of more opportunities. As one of the startups that want to capitalize on this trend, Tiger Broker offers online stock brokerage services to global Chinese retail and institutional investors.

The startup announced today that Interactive Brokers Group, a top US electronic broker, has agreed to make a strategic investment in the company. CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund, a global venture fund investing in growth-stage fintech companies, is also participating.

The company did not specify the size and detailed terms of this deal. “For Tiger Brokers, there is much to learn from Interactive Brokers in regulation compliance, tax and globalization,” says company founder Wu Tianhua. This may point to the field that the two companies would cooperate in.

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Emma Lee

Emma Lee is Shanghai-based tech writer, covering startups and tech happenings in China and Asia in general. We are looking for stories related to tech and China. Reach her at lixin@technode.com.