FinTech

Apr
02

Australian FinTech company profile #1 – Investfit

For exclusive members of Australian FinTech we’re going to do a Company Profile on each company and post it on our website, share it to our 10,000+ global social media followers and have it appear in our weekly newsletter which goes out to over 3,000 subscribers. Here is our very first profile for Investfit: 1. […]

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Apr
02

Deutsche, UBS hired to float Rob Rankin’s ‘$1b-plus fintech’

A trustee and superannuation services outfit has hired two investment banks to prepare the company for an Australian sharemarket float, which its backers hope could value it at more than $1 billion. Street Talk understands Melbourne-based Sargon, which was founded six years ago and has been busily acquiring businesses over the past six months, has […]

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Apr
02

Square partners with Australia’s community banks to help regional SMBs go digital

Today, global payments provider Square, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) announced it is teaming up with  Unity Bank, Southern Cross Credit Union and the WAW Credit Union in a string of regional partnerships that will give more small businesses outside of Australia’s capital cities greater access to innovative payments technology. Small businesses across regional New South Wales, […]

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Payments
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Apr
02

What are the potential uses for emerging blockchain technologies?

When you say the word “blockchain” most people jump instantly to cryptocurrencies, but this is just one of the many uses for the new technology. Blockchain isn’t just a form of online currency, but in fact is a security and information storage system with a number of potential applications that are encouraged by incubator companies […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Blockchain . Currency . FinTech
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Apr
01

TabSquare extends Zingrill’s custom POS and lifts average check value by 12%

Today’s consumers are extremely hard to please. In our instant, technology-driven world, we have high expectations that our demands will be met with a minimum of delay. In fact, a retail survey has reported that if you keep customers waiting more than 10 minutes, 48% of them will assume your business is poorly run and […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Payments
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Apr
01

Sending money overseas with Bitcoin

Bitcoin has a lot of uses in real life. It makes payments much easier by allowing people to pay from anywhere in the world. In that sense, it also helps the e-commerce industry. It allows business owners to expand their market reach and add another mode of payment. Another real-life use is Bitcoin’s ability to […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Bitcoin . Currency . FinTech
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Apr
01

Blockchain boost as HSBC links Australia and China

Blockchain has long been cited as one of the upcoming technologies to solve many of the world’s current financial problems when it comes to cross-border trade, and it appears to have taken another step forward this week as HSBC confirms it has been able to link a transaction between Australia and China. The development is […]

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Apr
01

DomaCom secures $50 million property funding facility with La Trobe Financial

ASX-listed DomaCom Limited (ASX:DCL) has today announced that it has partnered with La Trobe Financial to provide property investors using DomaCom’s fractional property investment fund with a credit facility. An initial A$50 million facility has been provided by La Trobe Financial that will allow investors to acquire approximately A$100 million of leveraged property through the […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing
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