ScratchWorks Launches “Season 3”; Increases Investments in Past…

ScratchWorks, a heading FinTech accelerator, announced currently a launch of “Season 3” of a annual module to bond innovative tech companies with investment and resources government luminaries to allege a digital mutation of a financial services industry.

The ScratchWorks website (http://www.Scratch.Works) is now open for submissions for rising and startup FinTech companies to representation their business models, products and platforms live on theatre for intensity investment from a ScratchWorks investors during a Barron’s Top Independent Advisor Summit, to be hold Mar 18-20, 2020 in Louisville, KY.

Earlier this year, ScratchWorks hold a “Season 2” eventuality live during a Barron’s Top Independent Advisors Conference featuring 3 tip FinTech companies, pitching their business models and platforms for intensity investment opportunities to a investors of ScratchWorks: Marty Bicknell, CEO of Mariner Wealth Advisors, Dick Burridge, CEO of RMB Capital, John Eadie, CEO of Covenant, Jon Jones, CEO of Brighton Jones, Michael Nathanson, CEO of The Colony Group and Shannon Eusey, CEO of Beacon Pointe Advisors. Collectively, these 6 heading RIAs conduct over $70 billion in AUM for high net value clients.

“We were intensely tender with a size of a FinTech companies that participated in both Seasons 1 and 2,” pronounced Marty Bicknell, CEO of Mariner Wealth Advisors. “So most so, that we have increasing a initial ScratchWorks investment of $100,000 in Season 1 Finalist, selling automation organisation Snappy Kraken, with a successive $3.5 million investment to serve fuel their growth.”

Season 2 featured 3 additional fintech darlings, including AdvicePay, a financial planning, fee-for-service billing height from famous advisors Michael Kitces and Alan Moore. Kitces and Moore were offering $2 million live on theatre for an equity interest in AdvicePay, and entered into serve discussions post event. Ultimately a understanding was not finalized. Also featured in Season 2 were Solidus Link, a digital bullion record height and 280 Cap Markets, a bound income record trade system.

Season 3 submissions open Sep 3, 2019, and tighten on Nov 29, 2019, with special elite pricing for applications perceived before to Nov 1, 2019.

Continuing their support of a ScratchWorks module for a third deteriorate as sponsors are Fidelity Clearing Custody Solutions and a University of Colorado Leeds School of Business. To learn some-more about a ScratchWorks FinTech Accelerator, record onto http://www.Scratch.Works or follow us on Twitter@_ScratchWorks.

“We’re anxious to see ScratchWorks enter a third season,” pronounced David Canter, conduct of a RIA shred for Fidelity Clearing Custody Solutions. “The FinTech attention is constantly elaborating as new and existent firms find opportunities for growth, and this module continues to support a different set of FinTech solutions that are creation an impact in a resources government industry.”

About ScratchWorks

Founded by heading eccentric RIAs, ScratchWorks is a FinTech Accelerator that connects innovative tech companies with investment and resources government luminaries to allege a digital mutation of a financial services industry.

Disclosure: Mariner Wealth Advisors, RMB Capital, Covenant, Brighton Jones, Beacon Pointe Advisors and The Colony Group are any an investment confidant purebred with a Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). Registration with a SEC does not indicate any turn of ability or training. For additional information about any of these purebred investment advisers, including fees and services, we can revisit their websites or impute to a Investment Adviser Public Disclosure website (

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