FinTech is a combination of ‘finance’ and ‘technology’. It refers to the technology that helps consumers and financial institutions deliver financial services in an affordable and effective manner. In the FinTech industry, consumers can manage their financial transactions, transfer money, and can make quick lending decisions. Digital lending, credit, mobile banking, mobile payments, crypto currency, block chain, trading are examples of fintech.
In addition, the increasing adoption of digital payment among millennial is expected to drive market growth during the forecast period. A mobile wallet is a type of digital wallet that enables users to access account information, process payment, and pay for services through smartphone applications. Mobile wallet stores have details of payment card on the app itself to make the payment process simpler and convenient. For instance, according to Coherent Market Insights analysis, the mobile payment industry is expected to reach US$195,000 million by 2021 from US$ 115,000 million in 2019.
Global FinTech Industry Market - Impact of Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic
COVID-19 pandemic had a significant impact on the FinTech Industry market. Several countries across the globe such as India, Italy, the U.K., and others imposed nationwide lockdown in 2020. Many European countries such as Germany, Spain, and the U.K. also faced the second wave of the COVID-19. These lockdown across many countries increased the use of remote services such as online shopping, entertainment, streaming services, and mobile payments, which has boosted the adoption of FinTech Industry. In addition, many countries such as the U.K., Germany, Ireland, Poland, and Egypt have raised limits on the size of contactless payments.
North America is expected to hold dominant position in the global fintech industry market during the forecast period.
North America held dominant position in the global fintech industry market in 2019, accounting for 32.92% share in terms of value, followed by Europe, and Asia Pacific.
|Base Year:||2019||Market Size in 2019:||US$ 208.01 Mn|
|Historical Data for:||2017 to 2019||Forecast Period:||2020 to 2027|
|Forecast Period 2020 to 2027 CAGR:||7.05%||2027 Value Projection:||US$ 382.38 Mn|
Major companies operating in the global FinTech Industry are: Corporate Card for Spend Management Platform: Air Canada, AirPlus International Ltd, American Express Company, Bank of America Corporation, Citigroup Inc, Diners Club International Ltd, East West Bank (East West Bancorp, Inc.), JP Morgan Chase & Co. Inc, Mastercard Incorporated, NIUM Pte. Ltd, The UPS Store, Inc, Tradeshift.
Spend Management/Spend Analytics Solutions Providers: Advanced, Airbase Inc, Ariba, Inc. (SAP SE), Brex Inc, Coupa Software Inc, GEP, Open Financial Technologies Pvt Ltd, Procurify, Ramp Business Corporation, Sage Intacct, Inc. (The Sage Group PLC), Sievo, SutiSoft, Inc, TOUCHSTONE GROUP PLC, VA Tech Ventures Pvt Limited (Happay).
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Figure 1: Global FinTech Industry Market Share (%), By Region, 2019
North America held dominant position in the global fintech industry market in 2019 and is projected to retain its dominance throughout the forecast period, owing to trend of digitalization and adoption of advanced technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence. In addition, major companies in North America are adopting strategies such as acquisition of small companies for increasing the service offering in the region. For instance, in November 2017, JPMorgan Chase & Co., a U.S.-based investment bank and financial services holding company acquired WePay, an online payment services company. Through this acquisition, JP Morgan Chase & Co. was able to offer WePay Payment Technology to its four million small business clients
Major companies operating in the global fintech industry are: Corporate Card for Spend Management Platform: Air Canada, AirPlus International Ltd., American Express Company, Bank of America Corporation, Citigroup Inc., Diners Club International Ltd, East West Bank (East West Bancorp, Inc.), JP Morgan Chase & Co. Inc., Mastercard Incorporated, NIUM Pte. Ltd, the UPS Store, Inc., and Tradeshift.
Spend Management/Spend Analytics Solutions Providers: Advanced, Airbase Inc., Ariba, Inc. (SAP SE), Brex Inc., Coupa Software Inc., GEP, Open Financial Technologies Pvt Ltd, Procurify, Ramp Business Corporation, Sage Intacct, Inc. (The Sage Group PLC), Sievo, SutiSoft, Inc., TOUCHSTONE GROUP PLC, VA Tech Ventures Pvt. Limited (Happay).
Among offering segment, the Neo & Challenger Banking Services sub-segment is expected to dominate the market during the forecast period owing to increase in number of digital transactions.
Neo banks are digital banks, which do not have any physical presence and operates through partnered bank license in the market. Neo banks provide digital payment solutions, remittance, and money transfer services, saving accounts, insurances, and mortgages only through mobile applications, which is boosting the adoption of Neo banks across the globe. Furthermore, the coronavirus pandemic has fueled the adoption of Neo banks in the North American region. According to Coherent Market Insights’ analysis, the number of Neo Bank customers is expected to increase up to 145 million by 2024.
Figure 2: Global FinTech Industry Market Value (US$ Mn), 2017 - 2027
The global fintech industry market was valued at US$ 208.01 Mn in 2019 and is expected to reach US$ 382.38 Mn by 2027 at a CAGR of 7.05% between 2020 and 2027.
FinTech service providers are offering technology to enhance financial services, fintech providers are integrating advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and data science into traditional financial services to make them safer, faster, and efficient. Fintech companies are engaged in innovating in every sector of finance, from payments to loan credit to stock trading. The fintech industry is majorly getting adopted in the banking industry for the remote access of bank accounts from mobile devices, neo banks, cryptocurrency & block chain, investments and saving, stock market trading, payments, insurance, and lending.
The demand for mobile banking applications is increasing, which is expected to propel the demand for Fintech Industry over the forecast period. Mobile banking application allows a customer to transact money form mobile devices across the globe. In addition, the adoption of digital wallets has increased. Through digital wallets, users can easily store card details and pay through the apps. For instance, Google Pay, Samsung Pay, Apple Pay, and others enable users to pay through wallets using their cards. This, in turn, increases the market growth during the forecast period. For instance, according to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in September 2019, India witnessed over 1,100 million transactions accounting for US$ 64,000 million, which is expected to increase over the forecast period.
Concerns regarding the security of consumer data is a major factor hindering the global fintech industry market growth during the forecast period. Databases of companies mainly include sensitive data related to debit or credit cards and financial information and these databases are the primary targets of cybercriminals.
This report segments the global fintech industry analysis on the basis of offering, enterprise size, industry, and region. On the basis of offering, global fintech industry analysis is segmented into buy now pay later platform, supply chain & invoice financing, neo & challenger banking services, spend & expense management, and corporate cards. On the basis of enterprise size, the global fintech industry analysis is segmented into SMEs, and large enterprises. On the basis of industry, the global fintech industry analysis is segmented into BFSI, retail & e-commerce, healthcare & life science, IT & telecom, and others. On the basis of region, global fintech industry analysis is segmented into North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia pacific, Middle East and Africa.
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