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FinTech Investment by Region

Chart of the Week: Fintech Investment by Region

The chart shows that total global investment in fintech companies for the first half of 2018 reached a peak of $57.9 billion, growth undoubtedly fuelled by demographic changes. Europe contributed 45% at $26 billion, with the....

/ September 20, 2018
Damon de Laszlo

July 2016

We can now say that June 23rd is a seminal moment in Great Britain’s history. The outcome of the referendum was unexpected and extraordinary. The weight of th...

/ July 5, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

February 2016

We are in confusing times as the world’s economy adjusts from high to low commodity prices. This adjustment, however, will by the end of 2016 largely have been made and the outcome will be primarily...

/ February 18, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

December 2015

Apart from the normal and incalculable unknown unknowns, a possible debt explosion or a Putin play, 2016 is likely to see a steady improvement in the economic environment. 2 to 3% growth with near zero inflation is really quite benign....

/ December 22, 2015