What 2017 Has in Store for Fintech
Fintech saw a much more interesting 2016 after a 2015 when the subsector looked ripe for ascendency. Tumult in the high-yield credit market rocked the calculus of alternative finance, and digital currencies faced both scandal and huge rallies. Huge name brands both entered, exited and doubled down on the fintech arena including Amazon, Goldman Sachs and SoftBank. As we look ahead to 2017, this analyst note highlights some of the largest recent transactions as well as the most exciting business models and market opportunities in the New Year and beyond.