Barclays: Launches Rise Growth Investment funds


Barclays: Launches Rise Growth Investment funds and expands Rise New York

  • Barclays announces Rise Growth Investments new investment capital of up to £10m per Barclays Accelerator powered by Techstars class
  • The Rise New York expansion transform the location to the network’s largest site with five full floors spanning over 66,000 sq ft
  • Rise the FinTech ecosystem created by Barclays to enable financial technology start-ups
  • The funds allow Barclays to invest up to £10m per Accelerator class
  • The Accelerator programme launched in 2014 and currently active across New York
  • Barclays and Santander InnoVentures led a new equity funding round of £26 million in UK-based business lender MarketInvoice