FinTech Sandbox Inc. is a Boston-‐based nonprofit whose mission is
to promote entrepreneurship and innovation globally in the financial
A community-led effort, FinTech Sandbox helps entrepreneurs grow their
businesses by offering free access to (i) a robust set of data feeds,
(ii) cloud hosting, (iii) co-‐working office space and (iv) a
community of entrepreneurs, mentors, data providers, potential
investors and potential customers for new FinTech applications. We are
a nonprofit startup to help FinTech startups.
In addition to supporting FinTech startups, we endeavor to strengthen
the FinTech community and innovation ecosystem with events and other
opportunities for interaction among entrepreneurs, mentors, data
providers, potential investors and potential customers interested in
FinTech Sandbox is a nonprofit that supports entrepreneurs and
startups in the financial technology sector. FinTech is short for
financial technology...in other words, the application of technology
solutions to the financial industry. Sandbox refers to an environment
where a software engineer can develop and test new ideas.
FinTech Sandbox provides startups with free access to a robust set of
data feeds for product development and testing. We also provide free
access to cloud hosting solutions, co-working office space and a
community of entrepreneurs, potential customers, potential investors,
mentors and other supporters of startups.
One of our primary value-added services is streamlining the process
for FinTech startups to get access to data for product development and
Our overall goal is to help FinTech startups grow their businesses
more quickly and become successful enterprises. We want to help
FinTech startups innovate more quickly and effectively.
The logo should convey optimism, success, innovation, creativity and
The primary target audience is entrepreneurs and early stage startups.
So we want the logo to appeal to the startup and entrepreneurial
Another important audience is financial data providers and industry
players in the financial services and technology sectors. Our sponsors
include Fidelity, Thomson Reuters, Amazon and Intel. So the logo
should look clean and professional.
FinTech Sandbox has a global mandate and will support FinTech
entrepreneurs worldwide, although we're based in Boston and will
our event programming initially in the Greater Boston area.