Standard Chartered turbocharges digital payments proposition with investment and the merger of CurrencyFair with Assembly Payments
CurrencyFair, a global cross-border payments platform and Assembly Payments, whose platform automates complex payment workflows, today announce their merger as a result of a strategic investment by Standard Chartered, subject to regulatory approval. SC Ventures, the innovation, ventures and fintech investments unit of Standard Chartered is doubling down on its commitment to the rapidly growing payments industry, following its earlier investment in Assembly Payments in 2020. Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive of Standard Chartered said, “Digital payments is a core strategic area for Standard Chartered and our 2020 investment in Assembly Payments greatly enhanced our presence in the domestic payments business. By bringing together the complementary strengths of CurrencyFair and […]
CurrencyFair is an online currency exchange platform that helps consumers and businesses worldwide transfer money overseas quickly and securely.
2018 has been the biggest year so far for Australian FinTech and Australian FinTech Jobs. So we’d like to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone who has supported us over the past 12 months including fintech companies and their teams, recruitment firms, PR firms, advertisers, contributors and techies: 86 400 AdviserLogic Airwallex Aleda Capital Alex Scandurra and the team @ Stone & Chalk Amber AML Accelerate Arctic Intelligence Assembly Payments AstuteWheel AtlasTrend Avoka Bank Statements Basiq Bata BestExchangeRates BGL BitRocket Brendan Malone, COO @ Raiz Brighte BrokerFlow BTC Markets Capify CashDeck Cashwerkz Checkbox Chopin P2P Clearmatch CoinJar CoinSpot Cover Genius Crowd Property Capital CurrencyFair CXI Damir Cuca, CEO @ […]
Cameron Dart is the CEO of International Fintech, a hub that connects Australian fintech companies to the rest of the world and vice versa. The company recently opened a London “launch pad” office that helps Australian startups expand globally and links startups in other countries to the Australian market. To help shed light on the state of Australian fintech, Benzinga caught up with Cameron Dart for a Q&A about innovation and how fintech solves problems for Australian users. Q&A With Cameron Dart What’s the general “lay of the land” of Australian fintech? The Australian fintech industry as a whole is in its infancy compared to the United States and the […]