OSTC today announces its acquisition of the Volcube options education technology platform, to enhance our remote digital education offering.
Volcube is an advanced EdTech platform, designed to teach users how to trade options professionally. The digital platform offers a wide range of sophisticated educational features, including an options trading simulator, metrics and data analysis on trading performance and a qualification on options and trading volatility.
Operating under the ZISHI brand, the Volcube platform will further enhance the suite of ZISHI EdTech solutions and will be deployed throughout our expansive global network, with a view to delivering an enhanced training experience for those learning to trade professionally.
Speaking about the acquisition, Lee Hodgkinson, CEO, said:
“Our acquisition of the Volcube EdTech platform further scales ZISHI and accelerates its growth through opening up a number of exciting opportunities for us in the digital learning and development space. We have previously deployed the technology for a range of our educational courses and believe this industry leading platform has great commercial potential. Our goal is to scale-up sales of the platform globally, through offering an expanded range of remote training solutions across multiple asset classes.”
Peter Lenardos, CFO of OSTC said,
“This fantastic technology acquisition supports our growth and diversification strategy and adds scale and further momentum to our rapidly growing educational technology business. We remain in growth mode across the globe and anticipate record levels of revenue and profit in 2020 as we intensify our strategic pivot towards learning and development Educational Technology solutions”.