1871, BMO Bank Announce WMN-FINtech Accelerator’s Inaugural Class
On Wednesday, WMN-FINtech announced the five startups it accepted into the 13-week program. Experts from 1871 and BMO will coach startups on how to conduct enterprise sales, manage vendors, meet risk and regulatory requirements and more. During the program, attendees will also have the opportunity to pitch venture capital investors. Participants may also have the opportunity to pilot their products with BMO.
In addition to Delshan, the other startups chosen include the New Jersey-based Hope Trust, which provides financial planning for those caring for people with special needs; Plinqit, an app that helps Millennials build financial literacy; Pocketnest, a Detroit-based software system banks can use to customize their financial recommendations; and The Wealth Factory, a D.C.-based app that gamifies financial education.
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