31 May 2016
Financial technology – fintech – is shaking up traditional financial services. From payments to wealth management, from peer-to-peer lending to crowd funding, a new generation of startups is competing head to head with banks for a share of their business. These disruptors aim to be faster, cheaper and more efficient than the market leaders. But financial institutions are fighting back and investing heavily in their own technology to take on the fintech companies at their own game.