The company seeks the most innovative startups for the banking and financial industry in LATAM
Buenos Aires, March 2018 .- The Fintech Acceleration Program of NXTP Labs opens the 2018 call for startups in Latin America that bring innovation to the banking and financial industry. Registration will be open until April 13.
The program provides mentoring, visibility and acceleration to the selected companies in order to turn them into the most disruptive solutions for the banking and financial industry in Latin America. Through this program, NXTP Labs will also connect startups with corporations so that they can incorporate innovation.
Benefits for entrepreneurs
The selected entrepreneurs will have 12 weeks of intensive activities such as mentoring and training with experts who will help them take their business to the next level.
They can also be part of the network of NXTP Labs -with more than 400 mentors from around the world who will help them in their projects- and obtain discounts on technology valued at USD 500k.
They will also have access to investors and companies, will receive support to expand to other countries in Latin America, as well as obtain the possibility of funding by NXTP Labs (USD 25k to 1MM).
Likewise, the selected startups will compete for the possibility of exhibiting their company at the 2018 Fintech Conference that will be held in Mexico City with more than 500 key people in the industry.
Startups related to the following sectors will be searched:
- Bitcoin, Crypto & Blockchain
Smart contracts, Transfers and payments, Other applications
- Solutions for Companies
Billing platforms, Accounting, Portfolio management
- Loans & Access to credit
P2P lending, Microloans, Financial inclusion
- Insurance & Risk Management
P2P Insurance, Insurance Brokers, Personal Insurance, IoT
- Collective financing
Syndicates, Credit Rating, Crowdlending
- Trading & Markets
Social trading, Microtrading, Brokers, Currency exchange
- Infrastructure for banks
Scoring, Identity, Fraud, banking APIs, big data & analytics
- Financial Management & Education
Personal finance, Financial education, Wealth Management
- Means of payment & remittances
Platforms, Micropayments, Integration with offline media
- To be a start-up startup with an already developed prototype
- Have an innovative and disruptive business
- Have a scalable initiative with high growth potential and a global or regional focus
- That the product has a rapid commercial application
- Commitment and full dedication of the founding team
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About NXTP Labs
With operations in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Uruguay, Brazil and Silicon Valley, NXTP Labs is the most active technology investment fund in the region. The firm has invested in 190 startups from more than 15 countries, in almost 5 years of operations. NXTP Labs adds value to its startup portfolio through acceleration programs that generate a micro-ecosystem and fertile networking for innovation in technology, business formats and business relationships for both entrepreneurs and investors and mentors. This entrepreneurial ecosystem covers industries and verticals such as Media, Agribusiness, Bitcoin, Big Data, Social Commerce, E-Commerce, Education, Finance, Internet of Things, Games, Mobile, Security, Social Networks, Cloud and Video Technology, among others.