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2014 Innovators to Watch: 9 to 15

2014 Innovators to Watch: 9 to 15

by July 1, 2014 at 11:20 am 1 comment

9. Scott McCormack, President, Social Money  Social Money is a fintech startup with a number of products, including SmartyPig — an innovative take on that peskiest of financial products, the savings account. With a social take on savings and goals — sharing them with friends — Social Money is aRead More

FinTech Accelerator SixThirty Adds Two Directors

by October 1, 2013 at 9:45 am 0 comments

SixThirty, the new FinTech accelerator based in St. Louis and launched by Square‘s co-founder, has added two directors to its team. Brian Matthews and James “Jay” DeLong have both joined the SixThirty team. Matthews co-founded Cultivation Capital, an early stage venture firm based in St. Louis that is focused on lifeRead More

VIDEO: SixThirty’s Founder on the New FinTech Accelerator’s Strategy via CNBC

by August 29, 2013 at 2:06 pm 1 comment

Jim McKelvey, Square’s co-founder, discusses his newest venture, SixThirty, an accelerator program that helps financial tech companies launch, with CNBC. SixThirty will make its investments in startups for equity. Unlike other accelerators, SixThirty says it “will negotiate for equity.” Most accelerators take anywhere from 5% to 10% of equity, and SixThirtyRead More