International Fintech Startups Can Now Apply for Our 2019 Cohort

International Fintech Startups Can Now Apply for Our 2019 Cohort

We are currently accepting applications into the next cohort at Holt Fintech Accelerator! This is the beginning of a really exciting period for the whole Holt team as we work to attract startups to apply to our new cohort over the next couple of months. In the last...
Our Team is Growing

Our Team is Growing

We are thrilled to announce that the Holt Accelerator Family is growing! We recently added two new people to our team who will work to connect with startups and promote our program to the world. Our new Head of Programs is Timur Shomansurov and our new Head of...
Open Banking in Canada

Open Banking in Canada

The Department of Finance Canada recently sent out a call for papers on the merits, risks and recommendations of Open Banking (see here).   We are proud to have collaborated on this endeavour to build a 35-page in-depth review, based on 45 interviews from interested...
Holt Accelerator Mentor Highlight

Holt Accelerator Mentor Highlight

The Holt team is thrilled to announce Amar Ahluwalia, VP of Partnerships and Capital Markets at OnDeck Capital (NYSE: ONDK), as the newest addition to the Holt FinTech Accelerator mentor program bringing nearly 10 years of experience in financial services and capital...
Should We Be Scared of AI?

Should We Be Scared of AI?

We are proud to have contributed to the CSF (Chambre de la Sécurité Financière) December 2018 issue Le Magazine Des Professionnels en Finances Personnelles and work written by Nicolas Ritoux. Nicolas is helping shed some light on one of the more polarizing questions...
The Fintech Show: Bank to the Future

The Fintech Show: Bank to the Future

Last week the Holt Accelerator and our 2018 cohort of teams put on a sellout show to over 300 attendees for our first ever demo day! While it may have been cold outside, the action inside the packed out L’Astral was anything but —  with a great crowd made up of...