The fintech industry has seen $125B in total all time funding. Let’s analyze the investors making bets into fintech and identify the most active firms.
The graphic below shows fintech investors based on their number of investments into the sector. If an investor participates in two investment rounds in the same company, that would qualify as two investments for this graphic.
As the graphic demonstrates, 500 Startups has made the most bets in the fintech sector with 147 investments. Y Combinator follows in second place with 116 investments. Examples of companies 500 Startups invested in include Credit Karma, Finova Financial, First Circle, and Albert. It’s interesting to note that Silicon Valley Bank is on this list, as sometimes it operates as a corporate investor in this space. Let’s see which investors make their way onto this list over the next year!