Newsletter registration

Austria.
Dynamic Business Location.

RBI launches Fintech Accelerator „Elevator Lab“

©

„Through the ‘Elevator Lab’ we are looking for Austrian and international fintech startups, especially from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), that are already active in the market with their first products and services and are additionally backed by appropriate funding. Our goal is a long-term cooperation in order to extend our own product and services portfolio. With our years of experience we support the start-ups to further develop their ideas and innovations. As a cooperation partner and through pilot projects we offer them access to our know-how and our CEE network including 16.6 million customers“, explains Strobl the goal of the fintech accelerator.

„We are looking for fintech startups that provide solutions in the area of SME Banking, Big Data Analytics, RegTech, Payment & Transactions, Branch of the Future as well as Investing & Trading Tech. The shortlisted startups, will have four months to further develop their concepts and ideas jointly with RBI’s experts. The budget for this proof of concept phase will be up to € 200,000 “, adds Michael Hoellerer, plenipotentiary of RBI, who is, amongst other things, in charge of RBI Group’s digitalization strategy.

The application period is open until 31 July 2017 through the official website www.elevator-lab.com.

Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Twitter

Testimonials

Events

Meet us at events, seminars and trade shows - worldwide.

  • 2. Mittelstandsforum Nordrhein-Westfalen

    28.06.2017, Düsseldorf, Germany

  • Meet us at „Russia-Europe: Cooperation without frontiers”

    29. – 30.06.2017, Moscow, Russia

Austria Map

Find the perfect location for your company

Inspite of higher labor costs, the productivity of Siemens Villach is comparable to other Siemens susidiaries in Japan or the USA.

Siemens Austria

Logo
More testimonials

news from the business location Austria

Austria on the verge of entering the top ranks of innovators: European Innovation Scoreboard 2017 shows leap to 7th place

“Austria is on the verge of entering the top ranks in Europe with respect to innovation. In only two years, we improved from 11th to 7th place, which is the second best results every achieved in the history of the European Innovation Scorecard. This shows that we are on the path to success, and that our measures and projects such as increasing R&D investments or our open innovation strategy are beginning to have an impact”, says Harald Mahrer, Federal Minister of Science, Research and Economy, commenting on the European Innovation Scorecard 2017 published by the European Commission.

Research premium: added impetus to Research Location Austria

One positive signal for research companies based in Austria occurred in 2016: the increase in the research premium from 10% to 12% was already an important measure designed to strengthen the domestic research landscape.

More news All blog posts