NEWS: FinTech Accelerator Program Application Deadline Approaching

[LITTLE ROCK, Ark.] Jan. 27, 2017 - The VC FinTech Accelerator - Empowered by FIS will select 10 disruptive, early-stage financial technology startups to Little Rock to participate in their rigorous 12-week accelerator program.

VC FinTech is interested in supporting and potentially partnering with startups in core banking, mobile, and fraud/security, as well as those working to leverage emerging technologies like cognitive computing, neural networks, enterprise blockchain, and internet of things (IoT) in financial services.

Through a fund established and directed by The Venture Center, the selected portfolio companies receive an initial $50,000 investment. At the end of the program, the investment fund will invest up to $100,000-300,000 in additional capital into the top performing companies.

Applications for the VC FinTech Accelerator are currently open and close February 5, 2017 at 11:59 PM CST. For more information, visit


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Jennifer Thompson, 501-404-9875
Director of Marketing & Communications
The Venture Center