Start Path Open Banking Collaboration Form

Open Banking is democratizing financial services and putting consumers at the center of where and how their data is used. Mastercard is here to support fintech startups building the future of open finance. As part of our award-winning Start Path program, we are looking to partner with transformative open banking startups to collaboratively build new solutions and experiences for consumers. The program will offer: - Bespoke access to Mastercard’s ecosystem of products, customers and partners, - Weekly events, workshops and feedback sessions with industry experts - Demo day with hundreds of Mastercard colleagues, and - Opportunities to integrate with proprietary Mastercard technology, such as our Open Finance sandbox, Finicity and data assets Mastercard will evaluate its partnerships based on our guiding principles around data, as well as novelty of solutions startups submit addressing open finance and/or open banking to democratize financial services. Do you have questions about the Mastercard Start Path program for Open Banking solutions? Email us at: Note: please only share NON-CONFIDENTIAL information in your application.

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Mastercard is committed to supporting underrepresented entrepreneurs. To deliver on this commitment, we must understand the makeup of entrepreneurs who apply to Start Path. The answers provided below will not affect the outcome of your application, and you may choose not to answer.

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