GraffitiSoup #46 – Is Fintech Maturing?
Financial technology businesses and financial services providers looking to innovate are ploughing multiple millions into developing solutions that provide a cutting edge for products and services from payments to cryptocurrency trading but with all the game changing breakthroughs is the FinTech market at a new level of maturity?
The following articles give some recent news on what’s happening in the world of Fintech and an insight into how far down the road we are on the journey.
The Complete Beginner’s Guide To FinTech In 2017 – https://www.forbes.com/sites/bernardmarr/2017/02/10/a-complete-beginners-guide-to-fintech-in-2017/#4e1495f83340
Not quite an idiots guide but a little more detail around what FinTech looks like in 2017.
Why London is the best place for FinTech – even with Brexit – http://www.wired.co.uk/article/eileen-burbidge-london-best-place-fintech-future
London is heavily under fire after some major political decisions have caused irreparable damage to the relationship between the UK and Europe. Eileen Burbidge believes that London is still the best place for FinTech (she should be a good judge.)
8 pieces of advice for entering the startup world from the founding CEO of a FinTech company – http://uk.businessinsider.com/8-tips-entering-fintech-startup-world-2017-5?r=US&IR=T
What do you need to know before you look to launch your FinTech venture? Look no further.
5 Fintech Startups To Watch In 2017 – https://www.fastcompany.com/3066666/5-fintech-startups-to-watch-in-2017
Who is setting the pace in 2017? 5 of the best startups making waves this year.
Fintech: Search for a super-algo – https://www.ft.com/content/5eb91614-bee5-11e5-846f-79b0e3d20eaf
The real money-maker for FinTech will always be in creating a method of predicting the ebb and flow of the markets that is foolproof, the real holy grail. This is the story of that search.