F10 Welcomes the Startups for the Accelerator program
THE HOME OF FINTECH opens its doors for Batch V. Sixteen high-potential Startups are looking forward to starting the «Prototype to Product» Program in the heart of Zurich. They will join the F10 for the upcoming six months and attend tailor-made masterclasses to excel. The F10 team is excited to support them together with the Corporate Members, Mentors and Experts during their journey.
The batch will start on the 21st of October 2019 and finalize with the Demo Day on the 9th of April 2020. Interested Startups from all over the world applied to become part of the F10 program. It was a great amount of work and also inspirational for the F10 Startup Coaches to screen over 350 applications. To select the final sixteen Startups the Corporate Members SIX, the Swiss Stock Exchange, the Baloise Group, Julius Bär, Generali Group Switzerland, PwC Switzerland, Raiffeisen, Zürcher Kantonalbank, eny Finance, ERI Bancaire, Capgemini, Tamedia, PostFinance and R3 contributed with their expertise.
F10 is excited to present the Batch V FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech Startups that have achieved the first milestone in transforming their ideas into successful companies.
Who is the program for?
For international FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech Startups with, at minimum, a prototype and looking to develop their solution with the support of F10, its Coaches, Corporate Members and its extensive Mentor network.
As THE HOME OF FINTECH, F10 provides access to the vibrant FinTech ecosystem in Switzerland. The Corporate Members are at the core of the program and a strong backbone on the path to success.
Overview of the programs
The F10 portfolio covers three programs: International FinTech Hackathons, the P2 «Prototype to Product» program for Startups with first prototypes in FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech and the P3 «Product to Market» program for Startups with market traction and revenue generation looking for strong partners. The value chain starts with the international F10 FinTech Hackathons which include working on real-life challenges the finance industry is facing, developing disruptive ideas for more innovation in the financial world and forming potential Startups. It continues with the P2, in which the early stage Startups go through a six-month program in Zurich to develop their prototype – with the support of the F10 coaches, mentors and experts from the industry – to the extent to get investment ready. The P3 workshop aims to open doors, allowing mature Startups to collaborate with the Corporate Members.
About F10 FinTech Incubator & Accelerator
F10 – The Home of FinTech – is a proven expert that has been ranked multiple times amongst the ten best European Incubator and Accelerators. F10 guides and supports FinTech, RegTech and InsurTech Startups with innovative ideas on their journey to successful companies.
Working together with SIX, the Swiss Stock Exchange, the Baloise Group, Julius Bär, Generali Group Switzerland, PwC Switzerland, Raiffeisen, Zürcher Kantonalbank, eny Finance, ERI Bancaire, Capgemini, Tamedia, PostFinance and R3, F10 is at the forefront of the new financial paradigm. The association aims to bridge the gap between exciting new ideas and tomorrow’s leading products.
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