Market Analysis

Market Analysis

Global WealthTech investment is moving out of North America as investors target underserved financial...

Rest of World’s share of WealthTech deal activity is up 1.6x since 2015 Since 2015, WealthTech companies have raised over $25.9m, with North American...

Nearly 80% of Payments & Remittances investment since 2015 has come from transactions over...


Total funding in the sector over the last five years surpassed $66bn as digital payment methods become more common.

Global InsurTech investment reached record levels in Q2 2017, with London leading the way

InsurTech companies raised over $800m-worth of funding in the second quarter of the year across 34 deals Q2 2017 had 17.2% more deals and...

Marketplace Lending investments recovered in 2017 to set a new funding record

The Marketplace Lending sector saw nearly $9bn invested across 233 deals in 2017 Investment in the Marketplace Lending sector slowed down in 2016 with...

More than £7.6bn was invested in UK FinTech companies since 2014

Total funding declined in 2018 due to fewer deals over £50m

500 Startups has been the most active investor in Point of Sale solution providers...

Point of Sale (POS) companies provide solutions that enable online and offline retailers and merchants to facilitate payments and there were 459 deals in...

The number of ICOs have all but vanished following the collapse of the crypto...

ICOs have constituted only 4% of deals in the sector globally so far this

Large transactions since 2014 push global Payments & Remittances investment towards the $75bn-mark

Funding topped $25bn last year driven by Ant Financial’s $14bn Series C round

Payments & Remittances companies captured more than 60% of FinTech investment in Africa since...

The FinTech companies based in Africa raised over $1.1bn across 122 transactions since 2015. The Payments & Remittances subsector received 60.9% of African investment...

FinTech investment in the Nordics had a strong start to 2020 led by large...

FinTech companies in the Nordics raised $321.6m in the first quarter of the year with Klarna and Tink closing large investments The FinTech industry...