Post Tagged with: "CB Insights"

What’s Next for Blockchain and Roboadvisory Funding

What’s Next for Blockchain and Roboadvisory Funding

by December 2, 2016 at 8:38 am 0 comments

Confused by the most recent KPMB CB Insights report on fintech investing in the third quarter? We were too. Especially on what’s next for blockchain and robo advisors in North America. So we dialed up KPMG Fintech Practice Lead Anthony Rjeily who parsed the contradictory comments on these sectors. First blockchain, whichRead More

Fintech in Europe: Is Berlin the New London?

Fintech in Europe: Is Berlin the New London?

by November 23, 2016 at 10:33 am 1 comment

London is a bustling metropolis of commerce, thought of as a titan of industry and innovation—no matter what industry is under discussion. However, recent economic concerns, most notably the effects of the Brexit on business sectors including fintech, have led some to suggest that the city is no longer theRead More

3Q Fintech Funding Slows; Blockchain, Robo Advisors Face Challenges

3Q Fintech Funding Slows; Blockchain, Robo Advisors Face Challenges

by November 17, 2016 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

Exhibits No. 1 and 2: Brexit. The U.S. Presidential election. It’s all their fault that funding for fintechs continued to fall in the third quarter. (We’d also add that the exuberance in the first part of 2015 was making some investors nervous.) Now that we’ve gotten that out of theRead More