Fintech sounds like it’s about the future. Fintech sounds like that young, brash upstart that overthrows the status quo and changes the way we interact with some outdated service. Liquidnet's Adam Sussman writes about how he find that’s rarely the case, particularly when it comes to capital markets. Sometimes the start-up world reminds him of cotton candy – irresistibly fluffy and sweet, but little substance.
The reality is that tech trends in our industry are often a lagging indicator – explanatory or prescriptive, not predictive. Find out more in the most recent Adam's Take.