Rise Growth Academy

Our 10-week digital first programme for high growth FinTech founders; grow your mindset, and fulfill your ambitions.

Rise creates the ultimate conditions for innovation and growth in financial services

Our mission is to connect technology, talent and trends from across the Rise ecosystem to accelerate innovation and growth in the financial services industry.

We do this by operating FinTech workspaces in London and New York, and a virtual community in India. Rise is where cutting-edge startups and scale-ups can connect, create and scale their businesses, backed by Barclays' global network of industry experts, mentors, investors and partners.

Global locations

Rise London

Rise London

Located in Shoreditch, the heart of London's FinTech scene.

Rise New York

Rise New York

Located at the heart of New York's Silicon Alley, near the Flatiron.

Rise India

Rise India

Rise India is open in a virtual capacity.

Featured content

Stay up to date with the latest trends and topics in FinTech from industry experts, founders, entrepreneurs and investors, who bring their unique take on the industry and its future.

Rise FinTech Podcast

Rise FinTech podcast

Web 3.0 unwrapped quarterly podcast

In our first episode, join Barclays' Colin DeLarso and Mike Kriak, Managing Operating Partner at Mesh, as they discuss DAOs and how these decentralised autonomous organisations are important building blocks for the future of crypto and Web 3.0.

Rise FinTech Insights 

Rise FinTech Insights report

The Power of Payments

Whether you’re buying a cup of coffee, sending money abroad, or conducting a large-scale business, there are companies creating newer and easier ways to pay. This report takes a dive into different types of payments, what new innovation is bubbling, and what companies need to consider from a risk and legal standpoint so they can pay to play.

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