We bring together the world’s top innovators to create the future of financial services
Since 2015, Rise, created by Barclays, has focused on building a global community of top innovators to disrupt and challenge the way things are done in our industry – developing solutions that harness the power of the latest technology to transform the future of financial services.
Rise operates state-of-the-art FinTech workspaces in New York, London, Tel Aviv and Mumbai, where cutting-edge startups and scaleups can connect, create, and scale their businesses, backed by Barclays’ global network of colleagues, industry experts, mentors, investors, and partners.
Today, we have more than 150 FinTech companies who call Rise home, and a virtual community of over 7,500 members.
Technology companies can apply to make Rise their home and, as a member, receive unparalleled access to mentorship, events, insights, guidance, and world-class facilities to accelerate their businesses. Our mission is to connect technology, talent, and trends from our network to drive innovation and growth for Barclays, startups, and corporates.
These reports are a snapshot of our global Rise network and bring you the latest FinTech insights from across the world for each quarter. With over 150 companies across our Rise sites and over 300 alumni, we have access to a huge range of change makers in the industry. Our mission is to better connect technology, talent and trends from our network to accelerate innovation and growth for Barclays, startups and corporates. We hope you enjoy and will share these insights.
Download all the reports at https://rise.barclays/news/reports/
Rise FinTech Podcast
Welcome to the Rise FinTech Podcast, brought to you by Barclays. Tune in to discover the trends and topics in FinTech from industry experts, founders, entrepreneurs and investors, who each bring their unique take on the industry and its future.
Visit https://rise.barclays/rise-fintech-podcast/rise-fintech-podcast/ to find out more or search for ‘Rise FinTech Podcast’ in your favourite podcast app
The Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars
Rise is also home to the Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars, an intensive 13-week programme designed to fast-track the next generation of FinTech businesses, while also bringing innovation and application opportunities to Barclays.
With help from Barclays, Techstars, and a team of high-level mentors, participating companies aim to evolve their business propositions and solve problems at the cutting edge of FinTech.
With more than 170 alumni companies and 17 programmes completed to date, the Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars, is one of the largest single-bank-powered portfolios globally, with a current portfolio valuation of over $1.1 billion.
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