Rise, the home of FinTech

The Home of FinTech

Supporting female founders

Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars


Applications open for the 2021 New York programme

The New York Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars programme is set to begin on 25th January 2021.

If you're a FinTech firm driving innovation in Financial Services, there's still time to apply. 

The FinTech Pledge


Barclays signs the FinTech Pledge

We’re pleased to announce that Barclays has signed up to the FinTech Pledge – an HM Treasury and banking industry standard to strengthen the UK’s FinTech sector.

Rise events


Virtual events from our sites around the world

Rise virtual events are happening in all our sites globally, and are designed for founders, entrepreneurs and established startups.

And there's more fantastic content from our colleagues in Eagle Labs.

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 around the world, with a virtual community, 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 workspaces

Rise London

Rise London

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

Rise Mumbai

Rise Mumbai

Located at the heart of Mumbai's FinTech district.

Rise New York

Rise New York

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

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

Nicky Goulimis, COO at Nova Credit, talks financial inclusion with Kester Keating

In our second podcast recorded remotely in New York, Kester chats with Nicky Goulimis, Co-founder and COO of Nova Credit. In a wide ranging and highly informative podcast, Nicky and Kester chat through the credit history situation in the US, the use of alternative data in underwriting, and how lenders are using data to drive financial inclusion.

Rise FinTech Insights 

Rise FinTech Insights report

Rise FinTech Insights report, July 2020 edition

Welcome to the July 2020 edition of Rise FinTech Insights, our regular take on the latest trends, topics, successes and happenings in the world of FinTech. Download now to find out why we've focused this edition on the important topic of financial inclusion. 

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