Highlights from the Debevoise & Plimpton – Castle Placement Webinar

  • Over $24bn (private equity, venture capital and ICOs) was raised by U.S. Fintech companies in 2017, up from $19.7bn in 2016
  • FinTech venture funding reached a record level in the 1st quarter of 2018
  • There are 15 U.S. FinTech Unicorns valued at $41 billion
  • Big banks are actively investing in the Fintech space
    • Goldman Sachs and Citi have made the most investments by far
    • 82% of commercial banks plan to increase Fintech investments over the next three years
  • FinTech trends include AI + Big Data,ICO’s/Blockchain, Mobile + Cloud, RegTech and CapitalMarkets tech
  • In Capital Markets Tech, Castle Placement’s is leading the way using technology and machine learning to match institutional investors with companies raising capital

Castle Placement is an investment bank (founded in 2009) that raises equity and debt capital for companies in a variety of industries from our institutional investor network. Castle Placement’s proprietary app, CPGO, connects companies with investors in real time. It has over 64,500 private equity, venture capital and strategic investors, family offices, pension funds, foundations, endowments, sovereign wealth funds, hedge funds and lenders.




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Thanks, Ken

Ken Margolis | Managing Partner Castle Placement, LLC
1460 Broadway Street, Rte 400
New York, New York 10036
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