Barclays Launches Fintech Accelerator Programme in India With 10 Fintech Startups

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Rise Accelerator, a FinTech- focussed accelerator programme started by Barclays announced its first cohort today, comprising 10 FinTech startups.

The fintech accelerator will provide the selected startups with access to the bank’s technology, insight and expertise via onsite mentors and advisors. It will also enable them to access the international markets.

“Rise Accelerator gives selected startups and Barclays colleagues the opportunity to work with each other on identifying innovative solutions to real problem statements,” Himanshu Warudkar, director- head of client facing technology, investment banking technology India and program director, Rise Mumbai said.

Source: The Economic Times (link opens in a new window)