23 May 2017
Visit cib.db.com

Rabobank to hold Dutch fintech hackathon

04 June 2014  |  8432 views  |  0 Rabobank web logo

Rabobank is to hold a fintech hackathon in Utrecht with the winning team scooping a EUR5000 cash prize.

The bank has partnered with Ordina, UtrechtInc, TNO, the Economic Board Utrecht (EBU) and the Open Bank Project for the 48-hour hack-the-bank contest, with a focus on the development of new and alternative means of borrowing and financing.

Developers, programmers, entrepreneurs and students are invited to enter the competition, which runs from Friday, 4 July through Sunday, 6 July at the Utrecht Science Park.

Competing teams will be provided with public or simulated data and APIs with which to craft their ideas and will be supported by fintech industry experts in their endeavours.

A jury composed of financiers and technologists will judge the finished products with scores awarded for viability and innovation. Alongside the EUR5000 cash pruize, the winning team will also have the opportunity to utilise the UtrechtInc entrepreneurship programme to put their idea into practice.

Harrie Vollaard, innovation manager at Rabobank, says: "We will watch the teams in action and consequently gain inspiration for our own future projects."
KeywordsDEVELOPER

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)

Finextra news in your inbox

For Finextra's free daily newsletter, breaking news flashes and weekly jobs board: sign up now

Related stories

Startupbootcamp invites fintech geeks to London payments hackathon

Startupbootcamp invites fintech geeks to London payments hackathon

11 March 2014  |  8354 views  |  0 comments | 13 tweets | 3 linkedin
Startupbootcamp launches fintech accelerator programme

Startupbootcamp launches fintech accelerator programme

06 February 2014  |  10023 views  |  0 comments | 11 tweets | 10 linkedin
SunGard runs global corporate hackathon

SunGard runs global corporate hackathon

13 December 2013  |  7829 views  |  0 comments | 11 tweets | 9 linkedin
Rabobank preps commercial Dutch NFC m-payments service

Rabobank preps commercial Dutch NFC m-payments service

11 November 2013  |  6139 views  |  0 comments | 8 tweets | 7 linkedin
Barclays takes another payments hackathon crown; Holvi and Azimo talk disruption

Barclays takes another payments hackathon crown; Holvi and Azimo talk disruption

03 June 2013  |  9619 views  |  0 comments | 8 tweets | 6 linkedin
PayPal releases new mobile SDK; kicks off $100,000 global hackathon

PayPal releases new mobile SDK; kicks off $100,000 global hackathon

11 March 2013  |  9024 views  |  0 comments | 17 tweets | 8 linkedin
Geeks descend on Canary Wharf for fintech hackathon

Geeks descend on Canary Wharf for fintech hackathon

01 March 2013  |  7422 views  |  0 comments | 9 tweets | 3 linkedin
Barclays preps social enterprise hackathons

Barclays preps social enterprise hackathons

06 February 2013  |  9297 views  |  0 comments | 16 tweets | 6 linkedin
New York to host dedicated fintech Hackathon

New York to host dedicated fintech Hackathon

30 January 2013  |  9330 views  |  0 comments | 6 tweets | 6 linkedin

Related company news

 

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
visit www.response.ncr.comDownload the paper nowvisit dh.com

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
European banks lobby Commission to push ahead with screen scraping banEuropean banks lobby Commission to push ah...
8644 views comments | 29 tweets | 35 linkedin
Time for data-driven banking to come of ageTime for data-driven banking to come of ag...
8579 views comments | 28 tweets | 35 linkedin
Google and PayPal partner for mobile shopping by fingerprintGoogle and PayPal partner for mobile shopp...
8315 views comments | 27 tweets | 27 linkedin
Banks must get on AI bandwagon now – new Finextra researchBanks must get on AI bandwagon now – new F...
8042 views comments | 22 tweets | 29 linkedin
Twins fool HSBC voice biometrics - BBCTwins fool HSBC voice biometrics - BBC
7904 views comments | 19 tweets | 23 linkedin

Featured job

Six Figure Base + Commission + Stock Options
London

Find your next job