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Wirecard raises the bar for fintech due diligence: Understand the partnerships

  • Wirecard depended on shady partners for revenue, while many fintechs depended on Wirecard for payments infrastructure

  • Revenue and infrastructure partnerships enable flexibility, innovation and speed, but can also be a source of risk

  • The saga shows that fintech investors should incorporate infrastructure and partnerships into their diligence process

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July 18th, 2020
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