By Mark Boslet
Fintech companies pursing payments, lending, and wealth management have attracted the lion’s share of the fintech dollars over the past several years. Bitcoin and blockchain companies, too.
So where are investors looking today?
The answer is insurance, infrastructure, credit scoring and customer-facing apps, or services. Another emerging area of interest appears to be crowdfunding, where Reg A filings now permit non-accredited investors to participate in equity fundraising.
This is according to interviews with a more than a dozen fintech GPs who say new untapped areas of fintech deserve the attention as older sectors begin to play themselves out.