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The Pulse of Fintech

The Pulse of Fintech

This quarterly series highlights key fintech deals, issues, and challenges globally.


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The Pulse of Fintech

Welcome to The Pulse of Fintech

The series analyzes the latest global trends in investment data on the fintech sector. Each quarter the report highlights the key trends and issues impacting the fintech market, both globally and in key regions around the world. The report includes insights and analysis from KPMG Enterprise and KPMG Fintech leaders.

>>Download the latest report: The Pulse of Fintech Q3 2017

Highlights from The Pulse of Fintech Q3 2017 report

In the United States:
  • Total dollars invested rises to 7 quarter high

  • Venture capital (VC) investment remains solid — deal volume down

  • Median angel and seed venture financing size rises dramatically over 2016

  • First time venture capital invested remains robust

  • Venture-backed exit dollars surpass 2016 annual totals


>> For details and analysis of Q3 fintech activity, read the latest report: The Pulse of Fintech Q3 2017


Download previous The Pulse of Fintech reports:

For reports prior to Q4 2016, contact the Venture Capital practice.

The Pulse Series

Venture Pulse and The Pulse of Fintech

The quarterly reports include comprehensive analyses on the lifecycle of venture capital investments as well as overall fintech investment across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Each quarter we share the latest valuations, financing, deal sizes, mergers & acquisitions, exits, corporate investment, and industry trends.

>> SUBSCRIBE TO THE PULSE SERIES to receive timely updates on new report releases and other important news related to venture capital and fintech investments.


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