Weekly Wrap: VC-backed fintech deal activity drops to 10-quarter low

Welcome to the latest episode of our weekly wrap video series, for the week ending August 16, 2019. In this episode, Suman Bhattacharyya, deputy editor of Bank Innovation, speaks with Lindsay Davis, senior intelligence analyst at CB Insights, about several findings in her second quarter fintech funding report. Among the highlights:

  • Which forces that have driven VC-backed deal activity to a 10-quarter low;
  • Whether challenger banks have a real shot at taking market share from legacy banks; and
  • Why Mexico is expected to be the next frontier for challenger banks.

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