Is Google Exploring Fintech Options?

Is Google Exploring Fintech Options?An article on Bank Innovation explores whether Google’s mobile expansion points to larger fintech ambitions for the company. They have a mobile payments app called Tez. Many companies are moving to Google Cloud including PayPal. Google also opened a payment API and is focusing on partnerships with retailers and merchants. All of this seems to suggest that Google may have more than a passing interest in financial services.