Breaking Down the FinTech Industry

February 28, 2019

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At MEDICI, we track 12,000+ FinTech startups across dozens of segments and subsegments and are able to draw the most detailed picture of the FinTech industry. Let’s look at that picture on a more granular level.


Payments startups have long been the most represented in the FinTech landscape, traditionally followed by lending. But as our platform becomes more precise and data-rich, WealthTech has emerged as the most represented segment among the 18 segments that we track.

In total, there are 2,180+ WealthTech startups (compared to 1,900+ in payments and 1,750+ in lending), broken down into five subsegments:

  • PFM: 749

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