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Are Investment Banks the New Late-Stage VCs?

The following infographic summarizes Morgan Stanley’s investments and exits to show the growing trend of investment banks becoming new late-stage VC’s. The infographic illustrates that, out of the 49 companies that Morgan Stanley invested in, 12 companies (24%) have gone public and 9 companies (18%) have been acquired. 66 more words

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Fintech, or financial technology, has taken Berlin by storm. Before the Second World War, the city was the prime location for financial services, but has gone decades without any significant role as a financial centre. 263 more words


FinTech Company Founding Date Distribution

The following infographic summarizes the founding date distribution of FinTech companies to show the percentage of FinTech companies that were founded within a specific time period. 123 more words

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Deutsche Bank in the Euromoney Transaction Services Guide on investing in technology

David Watson, head of GTB client access products, and Rick Striano, head of platforms and investments for trade finance and cash management corporates at Deutsche Bank, discuss the technology dilemma in… 52 more words


AML Compliance Solutions for an Evolving Virtual Currency Ecosystem

With the release of the latest version of the New York Department of Financial Services (‘NYDFS’) “BitLicense” regulations on June 03 2015, the previous blurry regulatory picture surrounding virtual currencies has come into focus. 660 more words


Banks Are Right To Be Afraid of the FinTech Boom

Americans across the economic spectrum struggle to manage their money. We spend too much, save too little, and wait too long to invest. While we could all be more responsible, access to services that facilitate sound financial decision-making is often concentrated at the top of the economic ladder. 1,088 more words

Startups are Disrupting Every Line of Business at Consumer Banks

“There’s only two ways I know of to make money– bundling, and unbundling.” Former Netscape CEO Jim Barksdale famously said that on his way out of a meeting… 355 more words

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