Startupbootcamp FinTech, the global accelerator for fintech startups has announced the 12 international startups that will join its accelerator programme in Singapore. The cohort was selected after a final evaluation from a panel of industry experts and VCs, as per an official statement.
The 12 selected startups cover various aspects of the fintech sector including wealth management, payments, insurance tech. The startups will join over 400 startups that have been accelerated by Startupbootcamp programs globally.
Commenting on the development, Samuel Hall, Program Director at Startupbootcamp FinTech said, “The pull of Singapore as the go-to fintech hub in Asia shows how well the ecosystem here is positioned to support innovation in the financial services sector, and the continued interest in developing fintech businesses here is testament to the work that MAS is doing to support the ecosystem. We look forward to welcoming 12 really exciting companies to Singapore in April, and continuing to lead the way on accelerating early stage fintech companies here in Asia.”
Launched in 2014, Startupbootcamp FinTech is focussed on financial innovation.
What’s In Store For The Selected Startups
The three month long programme that will begin in April, will provide startups with an intense, structured mentorship, masterclasses, partner days and strategic information regarding sales and investment. In addition to that, every startup will receive $25,000 and six months of free office space at the fintech hub, Lattice80. Through the accelerator programme, the startups will benefit from partnerships with MasterCard, CIMB, RHB, DBS, Intesa Sanpaolo, PwC, PixVine Capital, Jungle Ventures, [email protected], ThinkZone and SGInnovate that will allow them an access to potential pilot customers, industry data, connectivity, and capital.