To Better Finance Education and a Curriculum that Correlates with Financial Markets
SAN FRANCISCO, CA. , April 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — APT SYSTEMS, INC., (PINK OTC: APTY) APT SYSTEMS, INC., a fully-reporting, publicly-traded, financial technology company, announced that is has gifted five million shares to benefit the student-run investment fund manager, TRITON FUNDS LLC; the donation supports the initiative founded by undergraduates from the University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego).
“We believe that student-led initiatives need our support because they are key drivers of positive change, both on and off campus, and an important part of the financial community. The hands-on experience provided to the students is invaluable in setting them up for success,” said Glenda Dowie, founder and CEO of APT Systems. “I really appreciate TRITON FUNDS thoughtful input and millennial touch at our weekly meetings.”
“Our goal in starting TRITON FUNDS was to provide real-world experience to the students at the fund; however, the vision has evolved into so much more,” said Yash Thukral, co-founder of TRITON FUNDS. “Everyone on our team has the opportunity to receive academic credit for working at the fund in addition to the opportunity of building relationships with industry professionals. We have developed a strong curriculum that correlates with the nature of the financial markets, in order to construct well-rounded individuals, to make UC San Diego a target school for Fortune 500 companies to recruit from. Companies like APT Systems allow us to get our foot in the door and allow our operations to thrive.”
“We give our most sincere gratitude to the support offered by APT Systems to our student initiative,” said Sam Yaffa, co-founder of TRITON FUNDS. “When we receive a donation, it feels like we have earned a scholarship, or reward, for our hard work because we know it will be used to benefit our students and the expansion of our program to other campuses.”
Nathan Yee, co-founder of TRITON FUNDS said, “We created TRITON FUNDS to provide students with real-world experience; our goal is to expand to other universities and share the opportunity and our knowledge. The donations we receive make it all possible.”
APT Systems’ vision is simply making people’s lives better by managing trust through enhancing the way they trade, do business and make payments. Our Directors supported partnering with the TRITON FUNDS program as it meets this goal by helping students go further every day and reaching their goals.
To support TRITON FUNDS initiatives, or to make a donation, please contact TRITON FUNDS at [email protected].
About APT Systems, Inc.: APT Systems, Inc. is a financial technology company that is developing platforms, including trader access to proprietary charting tools, via the KenCharts application, and plans to launch its innovative trading application, Intuitrader, later this year. In addition, the company strategically reviews compatible financial businesses which demonstrate strong growth potential. We are continuing our diligent search for software products that would enhance our operations. We are still watching dialogue on the proposed legislation for a Fintech National Banking Charter. Management recently launched its subsidiaries SNAPT Games, Inc. and RCPS Management, Inc. to further facilitate new products, acquisitions, and long-term goals.
About TRITON FUNDS LLC: TRITON FUNDS LLC is a student-run private investment fund founded by undergraduates from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). TRITON FUNDS provides students the invaluable opportunity to gain real-world experience investing alongside experienced financial professionals. We invest in high performing teams with revolutionary aspirations to grow their company into industry leaders. TRITON FUNDS creates an ecosystem that assists talented entrepreneurs in successfully growing their ideas and maintaining strong community ethical standards. We provide strategic capitalization, business development support, and engineered exits to organizations we believe have a viable future in the modern economy. For more information about TRITON FUNDS, please visit www.tritonfunds.com.
TRITON FUNDS LLC is not a subsidiary of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) administration or its student body. The fund is a separate entity from the school and should be treated as such.
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