Pre-Order The FINTECH Book

It all started with our own wish to buy a book on the booming fintech industry to understand the global trends, sub-sectors, technologies, players, fintech hubs etc. But no book exists, so we created one – reaching out to 160 fintech experts in 27 countries who all submitted proposals for The FINTECH Book, the 1st globally crowd-sourced book on the fintech industry. It will be published in March 2016 and you can secure your copy now.

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A front-line industry insider’s look at the financial technology explosion

The FINTECH Book is your primary guide to the financial technology revolution, and the disruption, innovation and opportunity therein. Written by prominent thought leaders in the global fintech investment space, this book aggregates diverse industry expertise into a single informative volume to provide entrepreneurs and investors with the answers they need to capitalize on this lucrative market. Key industry developments are explained in detail, and critical insights from cutting-edge practitioners offer first-hand information and lessons learned.

The financial technology sector is booming, and entrepreneurs, consultants, investors and asset managers are scrambling for more information: Who are the key players? What’s driving the explosive growth? What are the risks? This book collates insights, knowledge and guidance from industry experts to provide the answers to these questions and more.

  • Get up to speed on the latest industry developments
  • Grasp the market dynamics of the ‘fintech revolution’
  • Realize the sector’s potential and impact on related industries
  • Gain expert insight on investment and entrepreneurial opportunities

The book will be published by WILEY in March 2016 and can be ordered here.


Top 100 FINTECH Influencers

In an increasingly crowded #fintech space that is now global in scope, it can be difficult to stay on top of these topics and the thought leaders that are influencing the discussion. While the information flow is akin to drinking from a firehose, there is little doubt that social networks made up of individual thought leaders and influencers are among the most efficient and effective ways to stay informed about important developments in many industries.

In Dec 2015 a list of top 100 fintech influencers was prepared, to get your complete list pls click here. Really excited to see our founder & CEO Susanne Chishti, to be part of the top 100 FINTECH Influencers.

Top 100 FINTECH Influencers


The financial services sector is facing a wave of disruption. Thanks to an onslaught of FinTech companies—combining finance with technology—changes are being made in the way people bank, borrow, invest, and spend money.

When you talk about FinTech in the UK, it’s Susanne Chishti who first comes to mind. Founder and CEO of FINTECH Circle, Chishti is a former financial services executive, entrepreneur, and investor with a passion for innovation. She spent more than 14 years in the banking and finance industry in roles with Deutsche Bank, Lloyds Banking Group, Morgan Stanley, and Accenture in London and Hong Kong.

For the full article with Women of Influence, please click here.

Susanne Chishti, FINTECH Circle CEO interviewed by TechCity Insider

TECHNATION200: In just nine months, Fintech Circle has become a go-to angel network of choice for investors who invest solely in technology-enabled financial services. Co-founder and chair Susanne Chishti tells Toni Sekinah why she left banking – and why she’s promoting crowdsourced thought leadership on the issue.

For the full article, pls click here.

Susanne Chishti FINTECH Circle 2015