Posts Tagged ‘program’

IFC and Ant Financial to train 10,000 fintech experts for inclusion

World Bank Group’s International Financial Corporation (IFC) and Ant Financial have committed to take 10,000 fintech trainees under their wing for inclusion in emerging markets. The 10×1000 Tech, a joint programme, will allow trainees to interact and exchange ideas in series of workshops held in China and other countries over next 10 years. This will […]

Plug and Play Singapore Announces First Batch of Startups Selected For Its Fintech and Insurtech Program

After screening over 200 applicants, the final selection of 24 startups has been accepted into Fintech and Insurtech Singapore, which aims to facilitate pilots, POCs, and business development opportunities between the financial and insurance institutions and startups participating. Throughout the duration of the 12-week program, startups will be introduced to Plug and Play’s corporate partners and […]

Oracle decides on Brussels for European fintech innovation centre

US software giant Oracle will centre its European fintech programme in Brussels as European centres become increasingly attractive to fintech investments post-Brexit. Oracle chose the Belgian capital to host its Fintech Innovation Programme due to its proximity to European financial institutions and to the European Commission (EC). It will now dedicate more European staff and resources to […]

Apply: Wells Fargo Accelerator Program for FinTech Startups 2018

Wells Fargo is granting investments opportunities for up to $1,000,000 to FinTech startups and promising minority stake in the invested company. The Wells Fargo Startup Accelerator is a hands-on program designed to advance startups that create solutions for enterprise customers — inside and outside the financial industry. Entrepreneurs from around the globe who have innovative ideas […]

North Carolina Fintech Accelerator Opens Applications

Queen City Fintech accelerator (QCF) is looking for early-stage financial technology startups, or startups that cater to the financial industry, to join the Charlotte, NC entrepreneurial ecosystem. QCF’s 12-week program provides startups access to world class mentors, capital and leading financial services organizations, all in the heart of global banking hub Charlotte, NC. Founders receive […]

The DCU FinTech Innovation Center announces Summer 2018 Cohort

The DCU FinTech Innovation Center, the program focused exclusively on fostering pre-seed and seed-stage fintech companies in New England, has announced the 10 new start-up ventures in the Center’s latest cohort. The 2018 Summer Cohort includes: Edmit – Personal Finance – Data-driven advising to help make smarter college choices Envel – Financial Health – An AI […]

GSF Opens Applications for ‘FinTech Accelerator 2018’ with Bid to Invest up to $200k

GSF India’s foremost tech accelerator is inviting applications for a special batch focused on fintech, and is looking for startups who think they can disrupt the financial industry in India. The startups should typically have a founding team of 2-3 members and MVP with customers (either in pilot or paying). GSF Accelerator will invest between $100,000 […]

Barclays Announces The Next 11 Companies Selected For The Tel Aviv Barclays Accelerator Program

Barclays has announced the next 11 companies to the 2018 Tel Aviv Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars. The company claimed that this program, which has been running since 2014, has become one of the most selective fintech accelerators in the world, with a growing list of alumni that are shaping the future of financial services. According […]

Visa launches $100 million venture fund; introduces fast track programme for startups

Visa in Europe has launched a $100 venture investment fund and a fast track programme for onboarding fintech startups to the network. The focus of the fund will be on supporting start-up businesses that are innovating in the arena of open banking and those using emerging technologies that have the potential to create new secure, […]

MassChallenge Launches New FinTech Accelerator

MassChallenge, a global network of zero-equity startup accelerators, will launch its newest vertical accelerator to support and grow startups in the FinTech industry. Headquartered in Boston, MassChallenge FinTech will match later-stage FinTech startups with industry leaders to accelerate the emerging products and services that have the power to transform the financial services ecosystem. Startups selected for […]