Welcome to the latest edition of KPMG’s The Pulse of Fintech — a biannual report showcasing key activities and trends within the fintech market globally and in key regions around the world.
After a record-setting 2018, the first half of 2019 got off to a quiet start for fintech investment globally — mirroring a trend seen in the broader VC market. The steep drop-off in investment reflected the lack of blockbuster deals such as the $14 billion raise by Ant Financial or Vantiv’s acquisition of Worldpay for $12.9 billion during H1’18. Global uncertainty, regulatory changes in China, and the US-China trade tensions likely also contributed to the decline.
Fintech investment in Asia Pacific plummeted during the first half of the year, driven by uncertainty and increased regulatory scrutiny in China. Meanwhile, despite the ongoing concerns around Brexit, fintech investment got off to a very strong start in Europe. While well off the pace required to match 2018’s massive investment record, fin
DDoS prevention appliances are the first line of defense for most service providers and large enterprises around the globe looking to protect themselves from brute-force attacks on network or resource availability, and with the unprecedented number, size, and coverage of DDoS attacks since the floodgates opens in 2008, vendors who build DDoS prevention solutions have seen and continue to see a significant increase in demand. This report covers actuals for 4Q14 and 1Q15.
Since 2001, with the introduction of software tools for EHS and sustainability management, NAEM has been tracking the growth of the marketplace, the use of these tools within companies and the trends associated with software-supported data management.This biannual Buyers Guide report is a unique benchmark, designed to inform the software selection process, and to identify emerging priorities among software shoppers. It provides a peer perspective into many common questions asked, including in-depth information on the following topics:
• Existing system maturity
• Business objectives
• Desired software capabilities
• Peers spending and expected maintenance costs
This detailed purchasing analysis provides current shoppers with a past purchasers’ perspective of expectations vs. reality.
As a sponsor of the report, Dakota Software is pleased to provide this complimentary copy.