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Latest news from Rise

Latest news from Rise

Read the latest news and press releases from Rise

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Female Innovators Lab
19 September 2019

Barclays backs new Female Innovators Lab

When it comes to attracting funding, female entrepreneurs often face big barriers, with research revealing that only a small percentage of venture capital funding in fintech goes to all-female startup teams. The Female Innovators Lab, a new partnership launched today by Barclays and Anthemis in New York, aims to tackle this problem by offering “resources, capital, expertise and networks” to female founders.

Barclays DerivHack is back, bigger and more ambitious than ever!
12 September 2019

Barclays DerivHack is back, bigger and more ambitious than ever!

Following last year’s success, Barclays is once again partnering with ISDA to host DerivHack. Join us to take on a bigger challenge, leveraging the power of the ISDA Common Domain Model (ISDA CDM™) to promote the use of common repositories in post trade processing.

London 2020 Barclays Accelerator
9 September 2019

Barclays Accelerator Welcomes the 2019 New York Class

After three months of mentoring from leading industry professionals, the companies will highlight their progress and showcase their innovative propositions at a demo day in New York this December.

London 2020 Barclays Accelerator
1 August 2019

London 2020 Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars

Are you a startup founder using leading-edge technology to provide better customer solutions in financial services? Apply today for the 2020 London Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars.

Barclays Accelerator: five rapid years of fintech innovation
29 July 2019

Barclays Accelerator: five rapid years of FinTech innovation

The last five years have seen growth in financial technology beyond any other period in history. Since 2014, the Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars, has played an integral role in supporting the FinTech ecosystem.

FinTech graduates from the 2019 London Barclays Accelerator
7 May 2019

FinTech graduates from the 2019 London Barclays Accelerator

The sixth London Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars class officially concludes - more than 150 alumni companies have successfully graduated from the programme to date with a portfolio valued at over $1 billion.

Barclays Accelerator announces 2019 Tel Aviv Class
23 April 2019

Barclays Accelerator announces 2019 Tel Aviv Class

Barclays welcomes ten new participants to its award-winning Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars programme.

Shaping the future of FinTech at Rise New York
5 April 2019

Shaping the future of FinTech at Rise New York

Applications are open for the 2019 New York Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars, which will run at Rise New York - soon to become the bank's largest global FinTech community space. We speak to Catherine Abell, Vice President in the Group Innovation Office, about positioning Barclays as a leader in the FinTech world.

Barclays expands Rise New York and launches Rise Growth Investments
23 January 2019

Barclays expands Rise New York and launches Rise Growth Investments

Barclays announces Rise Growth Investments, new investment capital of up to £10m per Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars class. 

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