According to research from AltFi fintech funds have outperformed the market in the first half of 2020; AltFi’s research shows fintech funds have brought a return after fees of 18.23 percent, compared to 0.95 percent for global equities; AltFi’s list of funds include Augmentum Fintech, Wellington Fintech, Jupiter Financial Innovation, Axa Framlington Fintech and passive ETFs such as Global X Fintech Thematic; coronavirus has helped to accelerate the digital trend in financial services and many believe the changes taking place today will be long lasting; fintech as an asset class has been performing quite well in recent years, Wellington Fintech, which launched at the end of 2018, returned after fees 44.23 per cent in 2019. AltFi.
Todd is the host of PitchIt: the fintech startups podcast, a weekly interview show featuring emerging fintech founders and leading venture capitalists. He is responsible for leading the content team which covers fintech through daily & weekly email newsletters, editorial, virtual events, and in-person conferences. He has been covering fintech, banking, and venture capital for more than 15 years, including speaking regularly at industry events.