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Venture capital investors are betting big on Robinhood during this pandemic-plagued year as people stuck at home, especially younger investors, jump into trading a stock market that’s experienced its fastest bear market and recovery in Wall Street history.
The trading start-up announced a $200 million, Series G funding round on Monday — its third major investment in just five months. The new cash injection boosts Robinhood’s valuation to $11.2 billion, an increase of nearly $3 billion.
The latest investment comes from a new backer, New…