Next generation solutions in digital identity, authentication and cyber for financial services organisations.
Enable the development of the brightest ideas at the intersection of Fintech and cybersecurity.
The creation of a universal, convenient, safe way to transact online, on mobile, and in-person.
The Fund Run kicks off in Tel Aviv on 15 November. We’re looking for competition entrants with a new idea or startup focussing on digital identity and cyber solutions with applications for financial services to submit their ideas to our international panel of judges and a prize fund confirmed of $50,000 in R&D and further prizes to be announced.
Entries close on 21 October. Competition winners will be announced on 15 November in Tel Aviv.
Fast Track your idea
Get your idea in front of a global industry panel of fintech and cyber experts
Direct access to industry-leading judges and mentors
Get your startup in front of a global audience
Competition prize of $50,000 in R&D and access to investors
Open Bank Project
Rise powered by Barclays
Israel Export Institute
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