With the emergence of new technology and the evolution of the banking relationship moving from traditional brick and mortar to pure digital environments, the growth of non-bank, fintech startups is booming around the globe. In 2013 alone, innovation enabled by new consumer behaviors, technology and regulations, private FinTech companies raised nearly $3 billion in funding – more than tripling the $930M invested globally in FinTech in 2008. Join us for an engaging roundtable discussion where we’ll explore this category and offer engaging commentary and analysis around finTech’s growth trajectory and the opportunities in the fintech sector.
-What do VCs/Investors look for in a fintech startup?
-What does the future of fintech look like? Hot categories (i.e. crypto-currency, e-wallet, etc.)
-Impact of new entrants (i.e. Amazon, Facebook, Google, etc.)