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FT Partners Proprietary FinTech Research

Financial Technology Partners regularly publishes detailed research highlighting key trends driving market activity across the FinTech Landscape. Our research and analysis has been featured on Bloomberg, the Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones and the Financial Times and is regularly viewed by CEOs and industry leaders. FT Partners' unique insight into FinTech is a direct result of successfully executing hundreds of transactions combined with over 14 years of exclusive focus on the FinTech sector. Follow FT Partners on Twitter and LinkedIn for real time updates, and subscribe to FT Partners' Monthly FinTech Market Analysis for the industry's most comprehensive and detailed updates on the FinTech sector.

Each report published by FT Partners contains an in depth review of a unique area of the FinTech marketplace and is highly valuable and topical to CEOs, board members, investors and key stakeholders across the FinTech landscape. Each report is continually updated by the FT Partners Research Team with the latest information, facts and metrics to provide our readers with the most up-to-date and comprehensive subject matter. The latest version of each report is provided below along with a brief overview of the report contents.


Selected FT Partners FinTech Research


Coming Soon: Auto Fintech – The Emerging FinTech Ecosystem Around the Auto Industry

Coming Soon: Auto Fintech – The Emerging FinTech Ecosystem Around the Auto Industry

FT Partners is preparing a comprehensive overview of the Auto FinTech sector covering the many overlapping areas of FinTech that intersect with the automotive industry. As the auto industry continues to innovate, consumers and businesses will expect the financial services and processes surrounding this massive industry to modernize and adapt as well.

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Adyen’s Rise to One of the Most Valuable Private Payment Companies

Adyen’s Rise to One of the Most Valuable Private Payment Companies

For the first time, FT Partners is publishing a detailed look into the financials of some of the most exciting companies in the Payments sector. This report profiles Adyen, a leading omni-channel global payment processor, which recently disclosed selected financial information for 2016, signaling that the Company is one of the largest and fastest growing payments companies globally. The report also includes comparisons to Square and Braintree, as well as other publically traded payment processors. Additionally, the report includes profiles on other large and rapidly-growing privately held payment companies including Stripe and Yapstone.

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Monthly FinTech Sector Overview and Market Analysis
Monthly FinTech Sector Overview and Market Analysis

Monthly FinTech Sector Overview and Market Analysis

FT Partners provides the broadest and most specialized coverage of FinTech with our comprehensive monthly sector-specific reports. Our depth of research and insight is unmatched in the industry and these reports are widely recognized and reviewed by top CEO's and investors in the market. Each monthly report includes sector-specific public company comparables, recent financing and M&A transactions and upcoming industry conferences and events. The latest month’s reports are available below; click here to subscribe.


Prepare for the InsurTech Wave: Overview of Key Insurance Technology Trends

Prepare for the InsurTech Wave: Overview of Key Insurance Technology Trends

This in-depth report looks at the major waves of innovation and disruption that are beginning to radically alter the insurance industry. The insurance industry, unlike many other areas of financial services, has not yet been substantially disrupted by new technologies and transformative business models. However, the industry now appears to be at a key inflection point as many different constituents in the FinTech ecosystem have their sights squarely set on insurance as the next great opportunity.

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Proprietary Real-time Infographics

Proprietary Real-Time Infographics

FT Partners regularly publishes infographics highlighting global FinTech transaction activity covering both financings and M&A. This deal activity is derived from our proprietary transaction database. Available infographics include:

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U.S. FinTech IPO Analysis

U.S. FinTech IPO Analysis

An in-depth analysis of U.S. FinTech IPOs over the past decade including yearly breakdowns by capital raised and FinTech sector, rankings of the largest IPOs by capital raised, best and worst performing and most recent FinTech IPO transactions, insight into pending IPOs, spin-offs and companies acquired while on file for an IPO and details on the most active investors in FinTech IPOs and list of the most well funded private FinTech companies.

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Global Money Transfer - Emerging Trends and Challenges

Global Money Transfer - Emerging Trends and Challenges

A focus on key trends in the Global Money Transfer industry including the emergence of "International Payment Specialists" as a distinct and fast growing industry segment attracting significant interest from strategic buyers and financial investors and the disruption of the traditional "Consumer Remittance Providers" by new, emerging / fast growing entrants leading with mobile and other technology-based solutions

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Are the Robots Taking Over? The Emergence of Automated Digital Wealth Management Solutions

Are the Robots Taking Over? The Emergence of Automated Digital Wealth Management Solutions

Comprehensive overview of key industry trends driving innovation in the wealth management space and how the industry is reacting to the emergence of Robo Advisors and other Digital Wealth Management providers

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Transaction Security - At the Nexus of E-Commerce, Payment Market Structure Complexity and Fraud

Transaction Security - At the Nexus of E-Commerce, Payment Market Structure Complexity and Fraud

In-depth discussion of the key trends driving card-not-present transactions and the subsequent increase in demand for smart transaction security solutions; includes a detailed review of the various transaction security technologies and solutions available for merchants and issuers

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Innovations in Capital Markets Technology - Focusing on Open Source Communication Networks, Unstructured Data Analytics and Intelligent Search

Innovations in Capital Markets Technology - Focusing on Open Source Communication Networks, Unstructured Data Analytics and Intelligent Search

Innovation in capital markets is surging once again due to increasingly cheaper cloud computing / storage power, greater bandwidth, multiple new sources of valuable investment data (including social media) and competitive forces leading to the constant search for alpha – along with renewed private equity and venture capital interest

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Apple Unveils ApplePay - Comprehensive Overview and Implications

Apple Unveils ApplePay - Comprehensive Overview and Implications

Comprehensive overview of ApplePay including its fit within the payments ecosystem and how it compares to other mobile payment schemes

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PayPal Spin-off Overview - Detailed Transaction Overview and Analysis

PayPal Spin-off Overview - Detailed Transaction Overview and Analysis

Analysis of the events leading up to PayPal's spin-off from eBay as well as an overview of PayPal's financial performance, acquisitions and competitors

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LendingClub IPO: Post Quiet Period Review

LendingClub IPO: Post Quiet Period Review

Detailed overview of LendingClub's IPO including its funding history, business operations, financial performance, public company comparables and relevant industry transactions

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First Data IPO: Post Quiet Period Review

First Data IPO: Post Quiet Period Review

Detailed overview of First Data's IPO including its funding history, business operations, financial performance, public company comparables and relevant industry transactions.

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OnDeck IPO: Post Quiet Period Review

OnDeck IPO: Post Quiet Period Review

Detailed overview of OnDeck's IPO including its funding history, business operations, financial performance, public company comparables and relevant industry transactions.

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Square IPO Profile - Detailed Transaction Overview and Analysis

Square IPO Profile - Detailed Transaction Overview and Analysis

Detailed overview of Square's IPO including its funding history, business operations, financial performance, public company comparables and relevant industry transactions

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