Research Report

Powering the fintech revolution

Posted: 10 Jun 2020

Resource Type: Research Report

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The UK is the biggest venture capital market for payments outside the US, in terms of number and value of deals – and the biggest market for regtech, in terms of number of deals.

The UK is the biggest venture capital market for payments outside the US, in terms of number and value of deals – and the biggest market for regtech, in terms of number of deals.

The “Powering the fintech revolution” report draws on insights and case studies from UK fintechs on the UK fintech industry and the new wave of financial services.

The report showcases how UK fintechs are empowering resilience at a time of worldwide uncertainty – with innovative solutions and partnerships.

It’s at times like these that we really see the value of UK fintechs out-of-the box thinking, agility and bravery to try something new.

Charlotte Crosswell, CEO, Innovate Finance

The whole UK financial services industry has embraced its digital evolution, delivering new client-centric and innovative products, services, and solutions. 

This report highlights some key areas where the UK is taking the lead – whether this is regtech, payments, artificial intelligence (AI) or tech for good. The UK continues to provide a supportive and nurturing environment for innovative firms.

Effective policy, regulation and investment continue to build and scale firms and a strong and diverse talent pool provides start-ups with the tools to expand globally.

37 of the ‘Fintech 50’ are headquartered in London

37 of the ‘Fintech 50’ are headquartered in London.

In an unstable world people have got a huge regard for the stability of the UK. You know about title of goods. You know what the regulations are, and the law is resilient.

Tony Duggan, CEO, Crossflow

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