Month: February 2018

A fintech M&A bonanza drove deal value to its highest level last year

The UK helped to drive a record six months of fintech mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the second half of last year, as the global deal total hit a new high of $29.35bn (£20.7bn). The announced acquisition of the UK’s Worldpay, by US firm Vantiv, was the lar…