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):