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Yes, you can still apply. However, you must have eligibility to work in Hong Kong and/or obtain visas on your own. The FinTech Innovation Lab will not sponsor visas.
We have an arrangement with an accommodation provider offering special rates to start ups who are selected to participate in the program.
Yes, you can apply to the program even if you have received funding. If you have, please be sure to include details regarding past rounds of financing.
Please note this concern in the "additional information" section at the end of the application along with the name of the firm with which there is a potential conflict. That firm(s) will not have access to your application during the initial review process. However, they will have access to the elevator pitch and basic corporate info (i.e. company name, address, contact).
We will not accept late applications under any circumstances.
The FinTech Innovation Lab focuses on early and growth-stage companies with at least a beta technology/product, especially those which will benefit from the senior access and relationships at the program’s participating financial institutions. We are also interested in growth stage companies that have a product being deployed outside financial services that are interested in entering the financial services vertical.
Your company's core team must stay in Hong Kong for the duration of the three month program.
Yes but only for the duration of the program.
There is no fee to apply or participate. Expenses must be self funded.