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Citi Mobile Challenge

Do you have an idea to change the way the world banks? If so, you're in the right place.We're looking for innovative developers to take part in the Citi® Mobile Challenge. The goal is simple, we want to find new innovative FinTech solutions, using the power of Citi's digital platforms.


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Financial Technology (FinTech) is transforming the way individuals and institutions engage with money. We are going around the world in search of developers and designers who can take us to the next level and truly change the way the world banks. If that sounds like you, then buckle in – The Citi Mobile Challenge could change your life. Decide whether you're going to change business or personal banking, then make use of our powerful APIs to bring your idea to life. This is your chance to change the way the world banks. Don't miss out! WHO If you've got a great idea, then we want to hear from you. Whether you work alone or for a leading tech company, if you've got the concept and the capability to make it happen, then this is the challenge for you. Individuals or Developer Teams: Whether you prefer to work alone or in a team, it is your choice. We're ok with whatever works for you! Companies: Don't think we're forgetting about more established companies! If your company has a vision, but needs the tools to make it reality, or you have a solution that you are looking to take to the next level, this may be your perfect opportunity. WHEN AND WHERE- Wherever you want The Citi Mobile Challenge takes place wherever you are. If you make it through the selection process, we'll leave the choice of when and how to work entirely in your hands. We'll give you full access to the APIs that make us tick, along with those from leading technology companies. It's then up to you to harness these in a way that can change the world. If you wow us, you will have the opportunity to present your solution at a Demo Day. The judges at these events are leaders from Citi and more than 50 leading FinTech companies who can help you reach the next level. We'll also introduce you to your peers and key stakeholders from across the industry. WHY REGISTER? Why should you register? Well, the best reason is to help change the world. If you make it through to the demo day, you'll get to present to top decision makers from Citi and other key players in the FinTech space. Who knows, you might meet the person or FinTech company who funds your next solution. What's in it for us? With your help, we can give our customers remarkable experiences. We've already worked with great teams from Latin America and the US and now we're looking for new collaborators, from EMEA and around the world. SPONSORS & COLLABORATORS: As a Strategic Sponsor of Citi Mobile Challenge EMEA, IBM is offering a 90-days free trial of IBM Bluemix™ for you to create and deploy your apps quickly and easily. To find out more about what Bluemix can offer and to register for your free trial, click here. MasterCard, Uber and Intel are also participating.