ZSI’s Cross-Border RegTech Accelerator - 2023

Zone Startups India (a part of BRTSIF) is launching Cross-Border RegTech Accelerator Program – a thematic FinTech/TechFin accelerator program to nurture cross-border RegTech in the BFSI industry under the aegis of the esteemed International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA), India.

The regulatory reporting, compliance, risk management and cyber security are core areas for the BFSI sector. There is an increasing need for digitalization of various processes as well as use of data analytics so as to bring speed, cost efficiencies and accuracy at scale. Tech based solutions in this domain generally have universal applications across jurisdictions and the Xcelerator will aim to nurture the cohort for scaling globally.

Program Details

Program Theme: Regulatory and supervisory technology solutions for the global BFSI Industry

Cohort Size: 10

Duration: 4 weeks of acceleration program, delivered virtually

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

Fintechs or techfins incorporated and registered in India and at an early revenue stage or a market validated product/ solution

Part of Zone Startups India’s alumni network

Commitment to be a part of the GIFT City (IFSC) ecosystem

Program Phases and Acceleration Sessions

The program will be executed virtually comprising a 4-week acceleration phase covering Enterprise Sales, IP Framework and Tech session

Key Takeaways for the Cohort

Mentoring and coaching from domain experts including 1-0-1 mentorship
Access to the IFSC, GIFT City ecosystem & hand holding to apply for the prestigious Limited Use Authorization (LUA) from IFSCA
Special offers/credits/etc. from Business Support Solution partners like AWS, Google Cloud, Zoho, Freshworks, etc.
Support in setting- up Business Entity/ Operations at GIFT City

Program Timelines

Apr 22, 2023

Program launch Inviting Applications

Apr 26, 2022


May-June 2023

Cohort Selection and Acceleration