The FINTECH Book: The Financial Technology Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs and Visionaries
A front-line industry insider's look at the financial technology explosion
The FINTECH Book is your primary guide to the financial technology revolution, and the disruption, innovation and opportunity therein. Written by prominent thought leaders in the global fintech investment space, this book aggregates diverse industry expertise into a single informative volume to provide entrepreneurs, bankers and investors with the answers they need to capitalize on this lucrative market. Key industry developments are explained in detail, and critical insights from cutting-edge practitioners offer first-hand information and lessons learned.
The financial technology sector is booming, and entrepreneurs, bankers, consultants, investors and asset managers are scrambling for more information: Who are the key players? What's driving the explosive growth? What are the risks? This book collates insights, knowledge and guidance from industry experts to provide the answers to these questions and more.
The fintech market captured over US$14 billion in 2014, a three-fold increase from the previous year. New startups are popping up at an increasing pace, and large banks and insurance companies are being pushed toward increasing digital operations in order to survive. The financial technology sector is booming and The FINTECH Book is the first crowd-sourced book on the subject globally, making it an invaluable source of information for anybody working in or interested in this space.
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As such The FinTech Book offers a refreshing take and knowledge expertise, which neophytes as well as experts will be well advised to read.” Pascal Bouvier, Venture Partner, Santander InnoVentures “This first ever crowd-sourced book on ...
These FinTech firms offer users a range of financial services that were once almost exclusively the business of banks. Should banks be afraid of the FinTech boom? At the end of 2015 Forbes concluded: The banking industry is ripe for ...
But banks also have an opportunity to embrace FinTech innovation and offer new solutions to their customers. ... Since then PayPal has expanded its offering and it now sits alongside debit and credit cards as a payment option on an ...
Digital currencies, such as bitcoin,6 potentially offer an opportunity and means to exchange value, but most would agree that the real value will emerge from the application of the supporting distributed ledger technology.
With their customer base and experience in securely handling data, banks are in an ideal position to create holistic customer solutions that combine financial services with a wider range of digital offers. It could be the key to their ...
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7 Enterprise Innovation
8 More Success Stories
9 Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains
10 The Future of FinTech
List of Contributors
6 Capital and Investment