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Fintech Strategic Investments

We build and invest in fintech businesses and technologies that are strategic to Fidelity International.

We build and invest in fintech businesses and technologies that are strategic to Fidelity International. These tend to be meaningful minority stakes in early-stage (Series A & B) businesses, across multiple geographies.

$50m +

DEPLOYED

8

PORTFOLIO COMPANIES

$1bn +

ASSETS ACCUMULATED ON FSI PLATFORMS

About us

We first started investing out of Boston in 1969, operating as Fidelity Ventures and backing the teams behind early innovators such as MCI, Continental Cablevision, and ATARI.

Today our commitment to innovation is global in scale, we have partnerships with over 250 companies and investment teams across Asia, Europe and the US.

This unique platform provides entrepreneurs with access to a global ecosystem, to leverage and learn from.

And our Fidelity backing allows us to be more focused and flexible when it comes to supporting our portfolio companies.

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Our people

We are a group of investors, operators, experts, and business partners whose sole concentration on fintech allows the development of thematic views.

Alokik Advani

Managing Director, Fintech Strategic Investments

Bence Banhalmi

Associate

James Devlin

Associate

Joshua Lloyd-Lyons

Fintech Strategic Investments Team

Erik Mostenicky

Senior Associate

Michael Sim

Vice President

Our companies

We back bold, disruptive entrepreneurs who are looking to change the face of finance.

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Our investment in SteelEye

The Eight Roads Fintech Strategic Investments team has led a $10m Series A round for SteelEye, the compliance technology and data analytics firm - alongside existing investor Illuminate Financial.

Our investment in Conquest

Financial planning FinTech start-up Conquest Planning has raised $3 million CAD in seed funding in anticipation of bringing its software to market this year.

Clear raises $13m in Series A Funding

The Fintech Strategic Investments team led a $13m Series A round for Clear - which uses blockchain to enable efficient B2B commerce.

How do we move from Open Banking to Open Finance?

One year ago, we established the Fintech Strategic Investments team at Eight Roads to back disruptive entrepreneurs who are looking to shape the future of finance.

Contact us

Call our UK-based team

+44 20 7074 5400

1 St. Martin’s Le Grand, London, EC1A4AS