The swath of regulation in the financial services industry, in particular following the global crisis of 2008-2009, has created significant business opportunities.
Four categories in particular — advisory firms, flexible staffing organizations, business process outsourcers (BPO) and “RegTech” providers — offer investment opportunities, especially for midmarket-focused investors. These categories are all capitalizing on the compliance needed to meet existing regulation and remediation situations.
In this Executive Insights, L.E.K. London Partner Diogo Silva analyzes the dynamics of each of these business services categories to assist investors as they review the respective markets.