Fintech Innovation Starts Here.
A fintech accelerator in Singapore and San Francisco
Bolt is an accelerator program that empowers fintech companies to go global, faster. Build in Singapore. Expand to San Francisco.
Reach the World.
Powered by Nium, the leader in real-time global payments.
Network, Explore, Build, Scale.
Collaborate with best-of-breed players in fintech. Access startup-friendly regulations. Plug into award-winning technology from Nium. Benefit from shortest company set-up times, breadth and depth of ecosystems like Banks, financial institutions, startups, and venture capitalists.
360° Learning Hub
Explore disruption while collaborating and building with other passionate and successful entrepreneurs.
Connect to an international payments rail via one single API connection. Span 190+ countries - 100 of which in real-time.
Navigate today’s competitive Venture Capital ecosystem with Nium’s robust network and extensive fundraising experience.
Benefit from dedicated Fintech specialists with expertise in technology, design, and various other fields.
roll up your sleeves
Code. Decode. Recode.
Cohorts come in on a rolling basis; each cohort are allowed five start-ups. Applications are always open.
- Business Logic
- Basic Build
- Architecting the Tech
- UI/UX Flow
- Gap Analysis
Bolt accelerator program locations
Our Fintech R&D Hubs
Established in Singapore. Expanding to San Francisco, the heart of Silicon Valley. Bolt is a global accelerator program designed for seed-stage startups in the Fintech space.
With support services, technology access, workshops, coaching, and mentorship sessions, the Bolt program helps today’s startups become tomorrow’s Unicorns.
Collect, Pay and
Settle Funds Globally,
190+ markets, Zero hassles
Payout to accounts, wallets, and cards in more than 190 markets. Pay employees, suppliers, local sellers and partners wherever you do business.Learn more →
Local collection, global payments
Whether collecting salary payments or subscription revenues, Nium Payin allows you to collect funds in multiple currencies from customers worldwide.Learn more →
Virtual and physical
Modernize payments for global payroll, spend management, or travel companies with Nium’s virtual card solution.Learn more →
Every great idea starts as a bolt
Every great idea starts as a bolt - a flash of energy, excitement and passion.
Our Fintech innovation hubs provide the ideal launchpad to turn your ideas into strikes of success.
Your Success. Yours Alone.
Bolt offers you the shortest time to market anywhere in the world.
A global real-time payments infrastructure to plug and play.
First-of-its-kind and independent Fintech research and development hubs in Singapore and San Francisco.
No predatory equity-in-lieu. No lien on future profits. Not even your intellectual property (IP). In short, no strings attached.
You create. We support.