SixThirty Launches New Accelerator, SixThirty CYBER

SixThirty, the global financial technology (fintech) venture fund and accelerator based in St. Louis, announced the launch of SixThirty CYBER.

“SixThirty, the St. Louis-based global financial technology (FinTech) venture fund and accelerator, just announced the launch of SixThirty CYBER, a cybersecurity-focused fund and accelerator that plans to invest $10 million into cybersecurity startups over the next five years.

SixThirty CYBER is based on the same successful principles as the SixThirty FinTech Accelerator, launched in 2013 by the St. Louis Regional Chamber and Cultivation Capital. SixThirty CYBER will accept five startups in each of two classes per year from hundreds of global applications, beginning in the fall of 2016. The accelerator will invest up to $100,000 in each company in its cohorts. The first class will begin in September, 2016, and will be housed in T-REX, the technology incubator in Downtown St. Louis.”

Read the full EQ article here.

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