One of the biggest FinTech hubs in the world, where else would you want to be than New York City? New York has overtaken Silicon Valley and now has the largest share (47%) of FinTech investment deals, home to experts in lending, marketplace, investment management and trading.
Here you’ll find New York FinTech companies developing solutions to crypto currency, cloud computing and automated advisory services, as well established giants including LinkedIn, Uber, Bloomberg and Google. The fast paced environment of New York means that start-ups and smaller companies can thrive and take on the much larger FinTech giants that line Wall Street.
More than $690 million of funding was given to New York’s FinTech companies in the first quarter of 2016 alone. New York is the destination of choice for the best in FinTech because of the innovation and the wide range of talent drawn to the buzz of the Big Apple.
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New York has created more tech jobs than Silicon Valley over the past five years and the calibre of tech and finance brands we have here is only comparable to San Francisco. It goes without saying that NYC is an attractive prospect for Gen X and Millennials – it’s a golden time to be here.”