[EXPIRED] FinTech Investments: The Barclays Accelerator @ Techstars

The fifth Barclays Accelerator powered by Techstars is now accepting applications and inviting the top FinTech founders and startups to apply. Techstars and Barclays have become two of the most active FinTech investors in the World over the past 6 years and is continuing its impactful program to accelerate technology companies. Learn more and how to apply below.

About Barclays Accelerator and Techstars:

Barclays Accelerator is an intensive 13-week program designed to accelerate your start-up. As well as getting unprecedented access to the incredible network and knowledge base, successful applicants will also gain invaluable insights from some of the smartest minds in the start-up and FinTech worlds. 

Techstars is making entrepreneurship accessible by opening doors to capital, mentorship, marketing, business development, customer acquisition, and talent recruitment. Techstars runs three-month mentorship-driven accelerator programs in a variety of industries to make the journey of an entrepreneur successful. More than 3 months of programming, Techstars global ecosystem of founders, mentors, investors, and corporate partners work together to create a network of support that lasts throughout attendees’ entrepreneurial journeys.

The Opportunity:

Techstars is teaming up with Barclays for the fifth year in a row to welcome founders who are disrupting the field of FinTech for the Barclays Accelerator powered by Techstars in New York. The program creates an unfair advantage by marrying the banking expertise and unparalleled distribution of Barclays with Techstars’ proven track record of accelerating technology companies.


Diverse FinTech teams (enterprise solutions and B2C welcome) that have built at least an MVP. You have to be tenacious, resilient and – most importantly – you have to be pushing the known boundaries in capital markets, consumer banking, insurtech, risk management, payments/credit, lending, regtech, credit solutions, blockchain, and more.


Sign up for an interactive webinar and AMA session here.

APPLY HERE to the program and let them know Next Gen sent you!

Alex Gordon