500 Startups


500 Startup invests $125k in exchange for 5%. They charge a $25k fee for participation in the Accelerator Program.

Type of engagement:
Main sponsors:
Rackspace, Sendgrid, Softlayer, Wework, Talkdesk
Incentive for startups
All the startups that Apply through MEDICI will receive: • FREE upgrade to MEDICI startup plan ( $900 value) • 1 FREE press release per month on letstalkpayments.com • Premium exposure to 75+ FinTech specific Investors and 150+ Financial institutions globally
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  • "Be crystal clear when it comes to explaining what you're working on and what problem you are trying to solve. Keep… https://t.co/FQDT4JZySq
  • Announcing our latest program #GlobalLaunch! We are excited to build bridges from Silicon Valley, to Singapore, and… https://t.co/TlHZgcQv7L
  • RT @Google: Courtney Caldwell went from salon owner to startup founder without knowing about fundraising or how to be a technology entrepre…
  • 500 Portfolio company, @SoundBetterNow announced last week that they were acquired by @Spotify! SoundBetter is an a… https://t.co/p6CC7tih41
  • The Middle East is a wealth of opportunity for VC and entrepreneurship. “I've met fantastic founders building exci… https://t.co/I70M5c2hx1
  • We are excited to see 500 portfolio company, @Konfiomx, raise $250 million in credit facilities allowing the compan… https://t.co/Zkw8jcsnOX
  • We boldly believe in supporting impact-driven startups. This is why we’ve worked with the @UN to launch ImpactAIM I… https://t.co/lH7ug0E0T0
  • We are so proud of the 500 portfolio and accelerator companies on Linkedin’s lists of Top Startups: @Ripple (USA),… https://t.co/bplLzUPtMm
  • Huge congrats are in place for Batch 11 company, @AppZen, who just raised $50 million! Read more: https://t.co/Sq2LQ8qAPh
  • Happy to see Batch 24 company, @Chipper_cash featured in @techcrunch this month! Chipper Cash is the first platfo… https://t.co/aFGagNCiIy