Financial Technology






Financial Technology companies are working to revolutionize the way financial assets are created, managed, and exchanged. They help financial institutions acquire customers, streamline operations, and manage risk. These startups are also creating entirely new ways to connect with consumers and expand access to financial products worldwide.

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Interactive reports providing insights, tools to analyze startups, and continuous updates

Research Library

Analyst produced research content diving deep into emerging technology trends

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Our team cuts through the noise to identify startups matching your strategic needs

Latest Financial Technology Blog Posts

Fintech 2019 Exit Activity Dipped After Hitting Record High

As part of our research process, we track and analyze exit developments within the sector. The below chart shows fintech exit activity over time. As you can see, fintech exit activity achieved a historic high in 2017 and 2018, and then dipped in 2019 to 70 exits.

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Fintech 2019 Funding Held Steady

The below chart shows fintech funding over time and calls out the largest funding round in recent years. As you can see, fintech funding achieved a record year in 2018, and remained stable in 2019 at $39.5B.

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Venture Scanner Innovation Quadrants

Our Innovation Quadrants are a framework to guide you in the startup scouting process. The Innovation Quadrant organizes emerging technology categories into four states of innovation by plotting the categories on two axes. One axis uses average age to show maturity. The other uses average funding to give a sense of traction.

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Innovation Quadrant

Our Innovation Quadrant is a framework to compare emerging technology categories based on average funding and age.

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Sector Map

Our Sector Map provides an overview of Financial Technology categories and highlights a sampling of companies per category.

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