Banking

Sep
10

Smartbank 86 400 launches in Australia

Australians are waking up to a smarter way to bank as smartbank 86 400 becomes available nationwide, built so customers can bank directly from their phones.

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Sep
09

Xinja Bank receives full banking licence from APRA

Xinja Bank was today granted a full banking licence, and opened bank accounts to early customers: the first transaction accounts from a 100% Aussie neobank

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Sep
09

Fintech founder predicts the end of bank branches

Former Barack Obama banking advisor Brett King says it is China that the Moven bank founder looks towards for inspiration.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Sep
05

Big banks overcharging customers for overseas money transfers, finds ACCC

In this day and age it pays to look outside of the traditional means of a bank or credit union to make an international money transfer

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Currency . FinTech
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Sep
03

Better behaviour, not Royal Commission driving fintechs’ bank fight

As the big banks’ PR machines went on the defensive following the royal commission, those employed by our growing fintech sector licked their lips with joy.

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Sep
02

Will Blockchain systems kill banking as we know it?

The failure of central banks to keep economies stable is increasingly paving the way for emerging alternatives like blockchain systems.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Blockchain . FinTech . Investing
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Aug
30

Big banks’ fintech Beem It harassed us: Finch boss Shahirah Gardner

According to Finch’s Shahirah Gardner, the Australian start-up has been the victim of harassment and IP infringement by Beem It, a fintech run by big banks.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
27

Digital bank 86 400 reveals details of its transaction and savings account

New digital smart bank 86 400, which hopes to be a real competitor to Australia’s Big Four, has revealed the details of its first banking products.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Payments
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