Smart Money Investing in the Financial Services Industry – Q2 2019

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GlobalData’s Smart Money Investing in the Financial Services Industry – Q2 2019 report provides detailed analysis of investment activities in financial services industry globally during the second quarter of 2019.

The report provides comprehensive coverage of investment activities including mergers, acquisitions, asset transactions, venture financing and private equity, both in terms of deal value and volume. It also provides a global snapshot of investment trends in sectors including banking, payments, insurance and wealth management, and information on best practices followed by market participants in the form of case studies.

The report brings together GlobalData’s research and analysis expertise to allow stakeholders to identify investment dynamics in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and other regions.

The report provides insights into investment activities in the financial services industry around the world in Q2 2019, including –
– A global snapshot of investment trends in the global financial services industry.
– Comprehensive coverage of deal types including mergers, acquisitions, asset transactions, venture financing and private equity.
– Detailed insights into deal activities in sectors including banking, payments, insurance and wealth management.
– Information on the regional dynamics of investments in the financial services industry.


– The number of M&A deals registered marginal quarter-on-quarter growth of 3.2%, increasing from 656 deals in Q1 2019 to 677 deals in Q2 2019.

– The number of venture financing deals rose from 375 in Q1 2019 to 413 in Q2 2019.

– The number of private equity deals decreased from 104 in Q1 2019 to 93 in Q2 2019.

Reasons to Buy

– Gain insights into emerging areas of investment in the financial services industry.

– Identify products and services that are likely to make an impact on the market.

– Gain information about key investors operating in the financial services industry.

– Understand the best practices followed by market participants in the form of case studies.

Global Payments
Capital Holdings Co Ltd
LegacyTexas Financial Group
Wells Fargo’s institutional retirement and trust business
Allianz Popular
Banco Santander
Principal Financial Group
Prosperity Bancshares
Dongfang Electric Corporation
Goldman Sachs Group
United Capital Financial Partners
Celsius Network
First Data
Advisor Partners
Ativo Capital
Ned Davis Research
Clarity Money
Blockchain Exchange Alliance
ST Blockchain Fund
Insight Venture Management
DST Global
Endeavor Catalyst
Blossom Capital
Tiger Global Management
Thrive Capital
Lightspeed Management Co
Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments
Thrive Capital
Allianz Capital Partners
SoftBank Group
Founders Fund
Wellington Management Company
Thrive Capital
Health IQ
Step Mobile
Lloyd's of London
The Standard
Onex Partners V
MBK Partners; Woori Financial Group
GIC; SoftBank Vision Fund
SoftBank Vision Fund
General Atlantic
Deutsche Borse
Piramal Capital & Housing Finance
Lotte Card
Woori Financial Group
Ant Financial
Paytm Money
Value Research

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

M&A Deals in the Global Financial Services Industry

Global M&A deal highlights, Q2 2019

Key takeaways

Examples highlighting investment avenues

Venture Capital Funding in the Global Financial Services Industry

Global venture capital funding highlights, Q2 2019

Key takeaways

Examples highlighting investment avenues

Private Equity Investments in the Global Financial Services Industry

Global private equity investment highlights, Q2 2019

Key takeaways

Examples highlighting investment avenues

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