9 June 2015

2015 Innotribe Startup Challenge was in Singapore for the fourth consecutive year

15 semi-finalists competed in Singapore to secure their passes for Sibos.

InnotribeFor the 2015 Startup Challenge, Innotribe received close to 370 applications from early-stage and growth-stage startups hailing from all over the world. Over 500 judges assessed these companies on their ability to provide significant innovation in the future of the financial industry.  The number of candidates was ultimately narrowed down to this year’s 60 semi-finalists.

On 28 May, 15 semi-finalists came to Singapore to pitch their innovative ideas during Next Bank Asia. This two day conference was curated and run by banking experts and covered key topics that matter to the industry right now: the digital shift, the changing competitive landscape, and rising customer expectations.

Read the Press Release to find out which companies were selected during the showcase leading up to the Startup Challenge Finale. The event will take place at Sibos on 14 October in Singapore.

All videos related to the event are now available on Innotribe’s YouTube channel, together with the individual pitches of the competing startups who presented in Singapore. Access the full playlist.

Our comprehensive Storify gives an interesting social perspective on the event and a selection of the best pictures will be soon available in our photo library.

After successful showcases in London and Cape Town, Singapore was the third regional showcase to be held in 2015 and was sponsored by Wells Fargo and Level39.

The next and final step before heading to the Finale at Sibos will be the regional showcase in New York on Thursday 18 June.

For more information about the Innotribe and the Startup Challenge, please visit our website.

Wrap up video

Innotribe Startup Challenge Cape Town video2015 Singapore Showcase - Wrap up video