The FINTECH Book: The Financial Technology Handbook for Investors, Entrepreneurs and Visionaries
John Wiley & Sons, Mar 21, 2016 - Business & Economics - 312 pages
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.
From inside the book
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 ...
... brought together by the community and written by the community. It will be valuable to anyone starting off in FinTech”. Nigel Verdon, Founder, Currency Cloud, Partner, Digital Change “FinTech is about all of us – it's the future.
... but also shines a spotlight on what makes London an ideal destination for FinTech companies.” David Slater, Director of International Trade and Investment, London & Partners “With many of the contributors to this book we shared.
Axel Coustere, Founding Partner, The Hub Exchange “The FinTech book is a great jumping off point for anyone looking to understand FinTech, especially in Asia. As this new kind of technology becomes more ubiquitous, resources like this ...
Melissa Guzy, Managing Partner and Founder, Arbor Ventures “I have a passion for helping businesses invest and grow, and often the key to this is education. At a stroke here is a book that opens up the FinTech world to all who are ...