The Rise of Platforms
May 3, 2021 by Matt Essick
The era of the platform economy is here.
Actually, it has been here for a decade or longer.
Think Apple, Google, Airbnb, Microsoft, Uber, Amazon, Square, LinkedIn, Lyft, Facebook, and Tesla.
The majority of the most valuable companies globally are now based on a platform business model, which is defined as: “the creation of digital communities and marketplaces that allow different groups to interact and transact”.
And in the financial services space?