Venture capital firms are pouring funds into Fintech companies, new technology companies providing financial services.Why so much interest and why now? It’s a potentially massive market: Goldman Sachs estimated that financial services that could be disrupted by Fintech generate global revenues of 4.7 trillion dollars a year. And we’re not talking about an industry used to low margins. The investment matches the opportunity: Investments in Fintech companies reached 4 billion$ in 2013. They reached 12 billion$ in 2014. The momentum over the last couple of years has been enormous. Very pro

Source: 8 things you need to know about Fintech | Julien Lenfant | LinkedIn