FinTech startups meet banks and financial insiders in a content-packed week in Frankfurt

A unique three-day micro-accelerator program that acts as a platform for collaboration opportunities with the aim to create win-win synergies among young and established companies.

Corporate Partners you will meet and connect with during the program :

Growth Alliance FinTech – What’s the deal?

The concept behind the Alliance is to bring together a variety of forward-thinking financial institutions along with promising FinTechs and make their worlds collide. In less than a week, startups and banks learn from one another, understand their respective pain points, review business models and processes, challenge the status quo, explore collaboration opportunities and eventually, discover what they can bring each other hopefully build win-win solutions.

Kick-off your business!


Through a jam-packed 3-day program, innovation-focused corporates get the opportunity to work with agile tech startups and enter into a whole new realm of ideas and concepts. With collaboration at its core, Growth Alliance goes beyond the simple meet-and-greet model into a one-on-one engagement model that builds valuable relationships.


  • Direct contact with key corporate executives
  • Education on how to scale your startups
  • Actionable insights & new ideas
  • Networking with other industry experts and startups

One Hub – All the key ingredients

Investors Ecosystem & Landscape

Market Research, Metrics & KPIs

Startup Valuation & Negotiation Skills

Legal Issues & Due Diligence

Management, Leadership, HR & Team

Pitching, Storytelling

1-on-1 with financial industry insiders & investment experts

Expand your network & get valuable fittable contacts

Are you the right fit?

  • You are working on a B2B solution that reinvents the financial industry
  • You already have a functional prototype and/or early customers
  • You are geared for growth and want to scale your business through corporate cooperation

What will the program focus on?

Technology focus

  • Artificial Intelligence

Industry focus areas

  • Payment solutions
  • Risk Management
  • Process Automation
  • Authentification & Fraud detection
  • Predictive solutions
  • Beyond Banking

How it works

Application Closing


Selection Day


Growth Alliance FinTech Program



Applications are closed, so you are unable to apply at the moment. Stay tuned for the next edition!

After the application deadline, we’ll invite you for a Skype-interview, we’ll provide you with feedback within 2-3 days after the application deadline.

You commit to following the full program meaning you need to reserve all program dates in your calendar. Each day, the CEO/founder of your startup should be able to attend, of course you can bring along 1-2 teammates onsite at TQ.

Time commitment – Over the program, you should expect to put in about 4 days in Frankfurt (3-day workshop)

Feel free to email program manager Melanie Borst at for any remaining questions.

Interested in learning more? Cool!Pre-register today.

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