7K+ FinTech Startups Globally Will Fall Victim to Consolidation in FinServ

August 28, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Bright long-term legacy coupled with gloomy mid-term expectations FinTech aficionados could argue endlessly about the power gained by FinTech in the financial services industry, and they wouldn’t be completely wrong. Indeed, 7,000+ financial technology startups around the world are proving

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Time for Regulators to Point Way Forward. FinTechs Can’t Wait Much Longer

July 5, 2017    By : Stefanie Schmidt

The digital transformation of the financial industry is advancing at breakneck pace. Marcus – Goldman Sachs’ new online lending business – just recently announced that it already hit a $1 billion milestone within less than a year of existence. P2P

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LATAM FinTech – Phoenix Rising

March 23, 2017    By : Shriyanka Hore

The first part of the LATAM FinTech Series explores the region’s challenges, in spite of which it is becoming a leading destination for expansion and investment for the world with FinTech leading the space and playing a pivotal role in

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How [And Which] FinTech Startups Are Breaking Banking for Freelancers

September 13, 2016    By : Pavel Cherkashin

I posted an op-ed on the shadow banking economy and the new American dream in Yahoo Finance a few weeks back. Today, we’re going to put some practical information into practice as a part 2 to this sub-market in the

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FinTech Investments Have Grown Ten Times Over in the Last Five Years

May 4, 2016    By : Kate

From $1.8 billion in 2010 to $19 billion in 2015, the volume of FinTech investments proved that FinTech is a major force in the innovation of the financial services industry. Hot spots for FinTech One of the regions that are

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The Hottest FinTech Investors in Europe to Back the Next Big Breakthrough in FinTech

April 27, 2016    By : Kate

Big breaks across industries don’t usually happen without VCs backing them. Success stories in most cases have co-authors and in 2016, VCs are the ones to provide a financial fuel to bright entrepreneurs and ideas with a high disruptive potential.

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An International Billion-Dollar FinTech Club

April 3, 2016    By : Sofia

A few years ago, when the word ‘unicorn’ in FinTech wasn’t such an overused term, we would still be referring to the set of companies in this article as FinTech unicorns. Fortunately, or not, it appears that the number of billion-dollar

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50 Scandinavian FinTech Companies Powering Region’s Leadership in Global Innovation

March 30, 2016    By : LTP Team

Scandinavian countries are known to be some of the most prosperous and developed ones in the world. The financial services industry in the region is no exclusion as some of the most innovative and promising companies that have expanded internationally

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Stockholm’s FinTech Is Europe’s No. 2 Innovation Hub

March 9, 2016    By : Sofia

The next stop in our FinTech hub haul is in Stockholm as the Swedish city is considered to be one of the hottest FinTech hubs in Europe. Stockholm School of Economics, in collaboration with Stockholm Business Region Development, has performed

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Everything You Wanted to Know About FinTech at MWC 2016 in Barcelona

February 24, 2016    By : Sofia

One of the most prominent events of 2016 – Mobile World Congress in Barcelona – has gathered more than 90,000 visitors from around the world to see and talk about the latest trends, technology and innovative solutions in mobile. CEOs

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