The FinTech Hackathon aims to unleash innovation in Financial Technology.
The FinTech Hackathon aims to unleash innovation in Financial Technology. The event gives you the chance to build the next big thing in FinTech, with hottest technology on the market. Share ideas, build teams and collaborate on new game-changing products.
$6,400 in prizes
Oculus Rift for best use of the MongoDB API
$100 Amazon gift cards
Netflix gift cards
$500 in fxTrade accounts
$500 Amazon gift card
$1000 in Cash
$500 MasterCard gift card
StockTwits swag and app feature
TagniFi swag and hoodies
Hacker's choice, gift certificates or bottles of Pahlmeyer wines
Oculus Rift Development Kit 2
6 Month API Access
1 year access to stress testing API for your app and a bottle of rare Russian Beluga Vodka
2 $100 Amazon Gift Cards
Data Access and Gift Cards
$500 gift certificate to Grand St. and tickets to NYCFC
1 Year Free VPS
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Designers and Developers who purchase a ticket from Eventbrite are eligible to participate.
Participants should submit to ChallengePost by 9PM on April 18, 2015 to qualify for a demo on April 19.
How to enter
Register for the FinTech Hackathon on Eventbrite
Applications will be judged on their ability to innovate on current challenges in the finance industry.
Use of Partner Technology
The judges will consider how well the teams integrate the Sponsor's APIs and technology offerings.
A key component of any application is its potential value to consumers in the market. Judges will consider the potential traction of each submission in the current market.
The judges will conside the aesthetic design of each application and the design of the user experience.