FinTech Voice November 18 – Sponsored By Envestnet | Yodlee
With the recent launch of our regulatory map and investors map, it’s been a big fortnight of new developments and announcements from the industry and our organisation. While we continue to support the industry and keep up our pace with the new and ongoing submissions and collaborations, we look forward to our upcoming webinar on Vietnam fintech landscape and opportunities for Australian fintechs in association with Austrade on 30 November – 3 PM (AEDT). Register early and be a part of the discussion highlighting Vietnam Fintech market overview.
We are also happy to announce that Cloud technology provider DNX Solutions has joined FinTech Australia’s corporate partnership program – helps foster relationships with the fintech industry’s key players and help companies better collaborate with the sector
In terms of policy, we continue to be involved in several consultations this week, including the ACCC‘s draft information security self-assessment form, ASIC‘s final review of the ePayments Code following on from CP341 last year, and the Attorney-General’s follow-up review of the Privacy Act.
We are excited for our upcoming webinar in association with Austrade on Making the jump: Australian Fintechs Taking on the US on 3 December – 9 AM (AEDT). Learn more about the US market regulations, trends and opportunities as it relates to fintech exporters. Register for the event here.
If you have queries or require any additional information, the team is always available.
Finally, we welcome our growing member base with new members – DEDOCO and PANDA REMIT.
Financial data aggregation leader, Envestnet | Yodlee has been granted active status as an Accredited Data Recipient and Intermediary under Australia’s Consumer Data Right (CDR). This means that the organisation is fully equipped and authorised to provide you with access to CDR financial data through open banking connections. They also provide access to non-CDR consumer-permissioned data through responsible data aggregation. With their innovative technology and global experience, they can help you navigate Australia’s hybrid and evolving open banking environment to comply with CDR requirements and your customers’ expectations. Contact them to learn more.
We released our draft to our insurtech policy working group early this month.
We will be holding a meeting with our insurtech members shortly to discuss the next steps.
Consumer Data Right – IT Self Assessment form
We submitted to the ACCC on Monday – We are currently seeking member feedback for this review.
ePayments Code Review
As a part of review of the Privacy Act, we are seeking member feedback.
💲 FinTech Australia is partnering with FINTECH21, a two-day, two-stream program on Blockchain & Crypto and Fintech Trends. Book your tickets for Australia’s largest fintech event of 2022 – 23-24 March 2022. Also, reach out to us for speaking and exhibiting opportunities.
🔏 BDO and AusCERT presents the Cyber Security Survey that identifies the current cyber security trends, issues and threats facing organisations across Australia and New Zealand. The 10-minute survey will provide you an opportunity to sense check your organisation’s approach to cyber risk – Closes at midnight on 3 December 2021
👩🏻🎓 The demand for digital skills is growing, and the Victorian Government’s new Digital Jobs program is helping build Victoria’s digital workforce to help businesses thrive. Over the next three years, mid-career Victorians will complete a six-month program that includes 12 weeks of industry-backed training followed by 12 weeks in a paid digital job with a Victorian business. Some of the state’s top employers will host candidates, including ANZ, Carsales, Zendesk, Amazon and MYOB.
🇮🇳 Fintech OI is offering a 3-month virtual program – The India FinTech Market Access Program which will focus on possibilities of developing an India strategy for your FinTech venture, with the help of local experts. Learn more about the program and apply today!
🇺🇸 FinTech Australia and Austrade are pleased to present a webinar highlighting the US market regulations, trends and opportunities as it relates to fintech exporters. Register today for Making the jump: Australian Fintechs Taking on the US – 3 Dec
🇻🇳 FinTech Australia and Austrade are hosting a webinar on Vietnam fintech landscape and opportunities for Australian fintechs. Register early for the discussion on 30 November
💹 Join a cohort of professionals passionate about the real applications of blockchain for their businesses with Joshua Gans and ScholarSite. Register for The Economic Potential of Blockchain webinar. Use the code BCW21FINTECH5 for 5% off the price of your seat.
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