Fintech is continuing to enjoy popularity with investors who see it as a sector with excellent prospects for sustainable growth. The sector’s rise last year against a backdrop of great uncertainty has continued in 2021, with strong investment volumes gaining momentum.

Fintech investment activity has in fact picked up pace in 2021, with 125 deals worth £622 million transacted in H1. This volume is up a staggering 79% on H2 2020’s 70 deals worth £386 million, and up from 64 deals worth £374 million over the corresponding period a year ago.

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