Interesting Reflection on FinTech Challenges

The Wall Street Journal published an article focused on the challenges of FinTech firms after they become public. Investors ask, per the article, is this “fin” or “tech” when analyzing a given FinTech’s business model. Interesting that those that are more “fin” seem to have the rockier road to sustaining their initial valuations. At a time when many credit unions are trying to understand how to compete with FinTech firms, it might be helpful to identify what side of the Fin/Tech scale a particular competitor sits – and then devise proper responsive strategies.

Here’s the article (paywall):

www.wsj.com/articles/cashing-in-on-fintech-unicorns-is-harder-than-it-seems-11576533185

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