Pulse of Fintech H1 2023
Americas saw fintech funding climb from $28.9 billion in H2’22 to $36 billion in H1’23.

Pulse of Fintech H2 2022
Global fintech investments in H2 2022 recorded $164.1B with 6,006 deals

Pulse of Fintech H1 2022
Global fintech investments in H1 2022 recorded $107.8B with 2,980 deals

Pulse of Fintech H2 2021
2021 has been a remarkable year for the fintech market, with a record number of deals in every major region — including the Americas, EMEA, and Asia-Pacific.

Pulse of Fintech H1 2021
Global fintech investment continued its remarkable rebound in H1’21, rising to $98 billion and with fintech deal volume reaching a new record of 2,456 in the first half of the year.

Pulse of Fintech H2 2020
After the global pandemic brought many deals to a halt in H1’20, H2’20 reversed the trend as investors and fintechs learned to do business in a new normal.

Pulse of Fintech H1 2020
Given COVID-19, global fintech investments (VC, PE and M&A) muted to US$25.6 billion in the first half of 2020, yet VC remained strong and accounts for US$20 billion of the total.

Pulse of Fintech H2 2019
After a massive year in 2018, total global fintech investment remained high in 2019 with over $137.5 billion invested globally.

Pulse of Fintech H1 2019
After a record-setting 2018, the first half of 2019 got off to a quiet start for fintech investment globally – mirroring a trend seen in the broader venture capital market.

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  • Pulse of Fintech H2 2018
    Following a few blockbuster deals in H1'18, H2'18 was also filled with high profile deals.
  • Pulse of Fintech H1 2018
    In the first six months of 2018, global investment in fintech was exceptional, driven in part by two massive outlier deals.
  • Pulse of Fintech Q4 2017
    Despite a third straight quarter of decline in total global fintech deal volume, total investment rose slightly in Q4’17.
  • Pulse of Fintech Q3 2017
    Total global fintech funding was a strong US$8.2 billion in Q3’17, after more than doubling to US$9.3 billion in Q2.
  • Pulse of Fintech Q2 2017
    The fintech market globally made a strong rebound in Q2’17, with total investment more than doubling on a quarter over quarter basis to more than $8.4 billion.
  • Pulse of Fintech Q1 2017
    Global fintech investment got off to a soft start in Q1’17, with the total invested globally at $3.2 billion, down from $4.15 billion in Q4’16 according to the Q1’17.
  • Pulse of Fintech Q4 2016
    After 2015’s record-setting $46.7 billion in global funding to fintech companies, 2016 brought reality back to the market with an almost 50 percent slide in fintech investment.
  • Pulse of Fintech Q3 2016
    Despite quarterly decreases, both in terms of the number of deals and the total value of VC investment in fintech, the year-to-date Q3’16 view shows a positive trend.