Rise New York

Rise New York

The largest FinTech space in New York

Welcome to Rise New York

Rise, created by Barclays, is a global community of the world's top innovators working together to create the future of financial services.

Get unparalleled access to mentorship, insights, guidance and world-class facilities to accelerate your business right in the heart of the Flatiron District at Rise New York.

Rise operates FinTech hubs around the world, where cutting-edge startups and scaleups can connect, create and scale their businesses, backed by our Barclays global network of industry experts, mentors, investors and partners.

What's happening at Rise New York

Applications open for 2020 New York Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars
Monday 17 February 2020

Applications open for 2020 New York Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars

Applications are now open for the 2020 New York Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars. It is an intensive 13-week programme designed to fast-track the next generation of FinTech businesses, while also bringing innovation and application opportunities to Barclays. Starting in March, the team will be hosting a series of webinars, office hours and AMA sessions to provide key insights about the community and the programme.

Lessons in Leadership by OutScout in partnership with Rise, by Barclays
Thursday 20 February 2020

Lessons in Leadership by OutScout in partnership with Rise, by Barclays

At OutScout we help businesses innovate, scale and enhance revenue through talent. We are proud to be partnering with Rise, by Barclays to launch our new event and content series, #OutSpoken.

'Lessons in Leadership' will be hosted by OutScout's CEO & founder Gareth Webb and we have a serious panel lined up, from diverse backgrounds, career routes, technologies and company stage. 

You will have the chance to listen, ask questions and then catch up in our happy hour afterwards, so come with some challenging questions in mind. OutSpoken's mission is to remove the gloss, the associated glamour, and make it as real and relatable as possible. Walk away with fresh perspectives and insights on where to take your business next, and learn more about the opportunities at Rise by Barclays.

FinTech Friday
Friday 21 February 2020

FinTech Friday

We are excited to welcome you back for to our monthly FinTech Friday mentoring series! This monthly program welcomes FinTech start-ups to receive feedback from our mentors. Our guest mentors include individuals from around the tech community and have expertise in marketing, legal, business development and other fields to accelerate your startup's growth.

Registration closes Monday, February 17th at 11:00am.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Empire FinTech Conference
Wednesday 1 April 2020

Empire FinTech Conference

Join over 600 attendees for the highlight of NY FinTech Week, the Empire FinTech Conference. A packed day of demos, keynotes and networking, showcasing the best of NYC FinTech.

Hear from those forging new trails in payments, blockchain, lending, robo-advisors, insurance tech, real estate and more. In addition to attracting hundreds of FinTech entrepreneurs, this conference also plays host to the investors and service providers that help accelerate startups. The audience can also look forward to keynotes, panels and demo updates from some of the top FinTech startups in the world.

Part crystal ball and part rearview-mirror - you don’t want to miss this.

If you're interested in hosting your event in our space at Rise New York, get in touch with us for details of availability and cost.

Workspaces at Rise New York

If you're looking for a workspace in New York, there's nowhere better than Rise New York.

Private office at Rise New York

Private office

Premium seating                 Soundproof office

Whiteboard walls                Office storage

Double paned glass            Access to all facilities   

Resident seat at Rise New York

Resident seat

Premium seating                 

Space for branding               

Access to all facilities   

And there's plenty more facilities available for you;

 Accelerator space
 Disabled access
 Meeting rooms
 Member benefits
 Onsite team
 Phone booths
 Podcast room
 Soft drinks

Meet the Rise New York team

We're here to help you connect to mentors and talent, whilst providing access to global corporations and capital to help your business grow

Ilana Fass, FinTech Platform Lead at Rise New York
FinTech Platform Lead

Ilana Fass

Ilana Fass is a Vice President in Barclays' Group Innovation Office and is the FinTech Platform Lead for Rise New York. Ilana was previously the FinTech Platform Lead for Rise Tel Aviv, and covered a number of positions in the Rise Tel Aviv site from 2016 to 2019.

Ilana started her career in innovation as the Program Manager of The Hive Accelerator in Tel Aviv, focusing on business development for early-stage and seed startups.

Ilana served as an officer in the Israel Defence Forces from 2011 to 2014.

Programmes at Rise New York

Supporting innovation and growth by bringing you and acknowledged experts together.

Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars

Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars

An intensive 13-week programme designed to accelerate your startup. 

As well as getting unprecedented access to our network and knowledge base, successful applicants will also gain invaluable insights from some of the smartest minds in the startup and FinTech worlds.

Unreasonable Impact

Unreasonable Impact

Unreasonable Group and Barclays have built Unreasonable Impact to support companies positioned to create 500+ jobs each over the next five years.

Unreasonable Impact will become an R&D engine, helping address the global unemployment crisis by scaling up entrepreneurs worldwide.

Where to find Rise New York

Rise New York is located in the Flatiron District, right at the heart of New York's Silicon Alley.

43 West 23rd Street, 2nd - 6th Floor, NEW YORK, NY 10010

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