Mortgage

CashDeck releases software to help brokers and borrowers prepare for tougher lending measures

There’s no doubting that the Hayne Royal Commission will bring about changes to the way borrowers, brokers and bankers behave. As lenders are required to more carefully scrutinise loan applications and living expenses, it is expected that home buyers borrowing power will be greatly reduced. A recent UBS report suggests that credit availability could be […]

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Mar
22

Moneycatcha uses blockchain to streamline mortgage applications

MoneyCatcha is using blockchain technology to make home loan applications quicker and cheaper. One of the most time consuming and costly processes banks go through is signing customers up to a mortgage. The full loan application process can take weeks and has a significant cost. Data is often captured and manually re-entered several times resulting […]

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Mar
21

Growth, diversification, consolidation: AltFi Summit 2018 leaders offer their predictions

Fintech leaders from across the globe are converging for the AltFi Australasia Summit in April, to discuss the most urgent issues and trends impacting growth, diversification, and consolidation in the global alternative finance industry in 2018. Keynotes, panellists and sponsors will include alternative lending firms, digital banks, industry influencers and regulatory representatives, such as OnDeck, […]

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Mar
21

Digital mortgages offer great promise, says KPMG’s Pollari

There’s a tech for everything these days: MedTech, EdTech, FoodTech – you name it. Which may make fintech sound like just another portmanteau. But what makes fintech different from the other “-techs” – besides the fact it deals in money – is just how varied it is. According to a map put out by KPMG, […]

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Mar
13

ASX-listed US fintech Credible shrugs off recent share drop with US mortgage play

The founder and chief executive of ASX-listed US fintech start-up Credible has shrugged off a declining share price since its December initial public offering and pointed to a strong financial performance and new plans to target the US mortgage market as a sign that investors can expect significant growth in the long term. Credible, which […]

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Broker raises money through crowdfunding

Mortgage startup Hero Broker has begun a crowd-sourced funding campaign following the recent fundraising success of digital lender Xinja. It is the only mortgage company so far that has tried to raise funds through crowd-sourced funding since ASIC licensed seven companies in January to provide CSF services. Founder Clint Howen told Australian Broker that the […]

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Feb
21

Digital bank startup Xinja can now offer housing loans, and getting one will take ‘about 20 minutes’

Digital bank startup Xinja is planning to offer home loans soon after winning an Australian Credit Licence from ASIC (Australian Securities and Investments Commission). It’s an important step forward for Xinja which is raising money under new equity crowdfunding legislation and aims to become a full-service digital bank built in Australia but without the legacy […]

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Feb
19

Funding.com.au links borrowers to Real Estate-backed loans

The Benzinga Global Fintech Awards are a yearly showcase of the best and brightest in fintech. In preparation for its biggest installment yet in May 2018, we’re profiling the companies competing for the BZ Awards. Our next feature is on Funding.com.au. What does your company do? What unique problem does it solve? Jack O’Reilly, managing […]

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