Banking

Aug
19

Data Action set to power Greater Bank’s future focus

Data Action has announced that it has signed a major strategic partnership with one of the largest mutual banks in the country, Greater Bank.

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
19

Australians haven’t fully embraced digital-only banks, but open banking could change that: Forrester

Across APAC consumers increasingly prefer digital channels for financial services, helping digital-only banks overcome incumbents’ traditional trust.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
16

Neo or not, all banks rely on debt: Why fintech Douugh wants to disrupt the system, not just challenge it

Douugh is largely focused on exporting its technology, and going public could give it the cash injection it needs to grow as fast as possible.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
13

Afterpay CEO dismisses threat from CBA’s big investment

Afterpay CEO Anthony Eisen has hit back at CBA’s entry into the buy now pay later sector, declaring Swedish rival Klarna was more like a traditional lender.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Payments
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Aug
13

The cumbersome CDR legislation that will prevent Australia entering the trillion-dollar data economy

The Federal Government recently passed the Open Banking sections of the CDR legislation, providing Australians with more control over their financial data.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
13

Xinja Bank CTO says tech, data and ethics can deliver better banking for consumers

Xinja Bank, an independent Australian neobank built from the ground up for mobile, has appointed John Pountain Chief Technology Officer.

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
13

China’s central bank says it’s close to releasing its own digital currency

China’s central bank is nearly ready to issue its own sovereign digital currency, according to a senior official at the People’s Bank of China.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Blockchain . Currency . FinTech
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Aug
12

Is iSignthis the next big neobank to challenge the Big Four banks?

iSignthis now boasts a market cap of over $1 billion and is looking like a real neobank challenger to the CBA and the other Big Four banks.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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