Women are the Real Unicorns When it Comes to Fintech

Women are the Real Unicorns When it Comes to Fintech

Here at Holt Fintech Accelerator, we’ve spent the past 3 months recruiting early-stage fintechs to apply to our program. With the application period officially closing tomorrow, we’ve been able to get an overview of the challenges in recruiting female-led fintechs...
Holt Fintech Accelerator Launches Program 2.0

Holt Fintech Accelerator Launches Program 2.0

MONTREAL, QC (June, 2019) – Holt’s fintech program 2.0 is going to be bigger and better with more advisors, potential for more investment, and more services to help fintech startups grow. Chosen early-stage pre-series A fintech startups (i.e. bootstrapped, pre-seed,...
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...