Update on the FinTech Australia Podcast

Last year FinTech Australia partnered with Tier One People to bring you a podcast series covering the growth and development of Australia’s fintech industry. 

However, after 12 months of incredible content, both parties are ready to expand the podcast into separate offerings. (more…)

Funding a fintech: how can startups and scaleups attract private equity investment

As the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine helps to encourage economic recovery, Australian Fintech companies, from start-ups to scale-ups, are in the sights of Private Equity (PE) investors.

PE firms have become increasingly more active in the Fintech sector, with $137.5 billion invested globally in 2019. (more…)

Five FinTechs on Friday – March 5, 2021

This Friday we have five exciting FinTechs: a compliance tool provider, a financial planner, a CDR enabler, a B2B payment platform and a smart personal wealth app.

Check them out below!

Don’t forget to apply for the Finnies Awards 2021 and have the chance to be recognised amongst the most innovative Australian companies that are disrupting the fintech industry.

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Citi Partners With Frollo To Test Its Open Banking Systems

Australian fintech Frollo has today announced that it will be performing Data Holder Testing for global financial institution Citi, to ensure their CDR Data Holder solution is compliant with CDR rules. (more…)

Open Banking and Financial Data Aggregation Leader Envestnet | Yodlee Secures CDR Accreditation from the ACCC

Envestnet | Yodlee (NYSE: ENV), a leading data aggregation and data analytics platform for digital financial services, today announced that it has qualified as an Accredited Data Recipient under the Consumer Data Right (CDR). (more…)

Law Squared joins FinTech Australia as an ecosystem partner

Innovative NewLaw firm Law Squared has joined FinTech Australia as an ecosystem partner.

Through the partnership, Law Squared aims to become a key resource for local fintechs on all legal matters including from capital raises through to navigating complex financial services regulation.  (more…)

Media Release: AFIA’s Buy Now Pay Later Code of Practice Comes Into Effect

The Australian Finance Industry Association (AFIA) is pleased to announce that its Code of Practice for the Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) sector has come into effect today. (more…)

Huddle and Telstra come together in pioneering tech partnership

Press Release

We’re excited to announce our partnership with Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company, Telstra.

We’re excited to announce our partnership with Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company, Telstra. Starting today, Telstra Plus members will be able to access exclusive offers and rewards when they protect their car or home with Huddle. (more…)

New CREALOGIX survey reveals retail banks’ “hot topics”

This article was originally posted from the Crealogix blog.

What are the “hot topics” in terms of trends and technology? And what solutions are banks looking for to grow through digital innovation?

CREALOGIX conducted a survey with the retail banking community*.
Generally, the banks’ responses centred around three main topics: (more…)

CreditorWatch Chief Economist Harley Dale presents economic briefing at the 2021 Australian Mortgage Innovation Summit

Wednesday, 24 February 2021: CreditorWatch Chief Economist, Harley Dale, has led proceedings at today’s Australian Mortgage Innovation Summit (AMIS) with an opening keynote presentation on the state of the economy in 2021. (more…)

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