Fintech & Insurtech: Italy sets sail

The Report, offered by Politecnico di Milano to Fintech District’s partner International hubs, provides a brief and broad view of the international and Italian Fintech & Insurtech landscape. In particular, it answers to these questions:

  • What is the Open Finance Journey?
  • Which business models do international Fintech & Insurtech startups use?
  • Which profiling mechanisms are used in Digital Wealth Management by international incumbents and startups?
  • Which strategies do Italian banks and insurance companies use on the topic of Blockchain?
  • What is the current use level of Digital Finance & Insurance services by Italian SMEs and consumers?


The table of contents is:

  • The Open Finance Journey: a journey towards digital innovation
  • Design Thinking: a new way to innovate, in the financial and insurance world too
  • Fintech & Insurtech services: top marks from Italian consumers
  • SMEs: the offer is (almost) ready, the demand needs some stimulation
  • Startups: an even more impressive growth
  • Towards a data culture: how Big Data Analytics, AI and IoT are convincing everyone to value data
  • Blockchain: towards a new financial ecosystem?
  • Digital asset management: putting people back at the core