Apr 5, 2018

FinTech Monthly Review April 2018

Key Highlights

  • Strong FinTech M&A volume in Q1 2018 driven by several large transactions in the FinTech sector and bolstered by U.S. tax reform and favorable equity and debt markets during much of the quarter
  • Equity market volatility increased in March driven by rising interest rates, increasing inflation expectations and fears of a global trade war
  • High yield interest rate spreads increased in March on fears that rising interest rates would lead to greater defaults given significant leverage in some sectors of the economy

 

Click to view full report: FinTech Industry Review – April 2018