An inspiring and very encouraging article from the Wall Street Journal worth sharing…Innovation is cool in finance.
The Wall Street Journal goes as far as describing it as a
“new dawn breaking” in finance
innovation in Finance & more specifically, the interest in financial technology around the world is escalating. It turns out, there’s a lot of interest in overhauling how financial institutions & their clients operate and institutions and organizations are turning to start-ups to help fulfill the demand for that work.
Global interest in FinTech ventures has tripled during the past 5 years to $2.97 Billion . So who specifically are the innovators in making change happen in finance? Financial News has now launched its first FinTech 40 power list to highlight who the change makers are. These individuals are for the most part based in Europe and working in European markets. The list includes entrepreneurs, consultants, accelerators, and financial institutions so read on.
Read the WSJ article by Anna Irrera here