Venture Capital

Oct
09

“Here for the long term”: Why Brighte is using its latest $15.5 million raise to make an unexpected pivot

Fintech Brighte has secured $15.5 million in Series C funding, as it prepares to make a move into Australia’s home improvement sector.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Oct
08

Global fintech investment drops, but APAC deals stand strong

While Asia Pacific fintech investment slowed down, there were still plenty of deals taking place. The value of deals across Australia reached US$401 million.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Sep
13

Salesforce makes an open banking move

Salesforce is seeking to exploit Australia’s “consumer data right”, investing alongside Westpac and NAB in open banking platform Basiq.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Sep
11

Aus fintech sees strong H1 2019, despite global decline

Australia’s fintech start-ups raised US$401 million in H1 2019, compared US$122 in H1 2018, an increase of 229%, according to Accenture research.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Sep
10

ANZ, NAB, Westpac-backed Reinventure and Scentre Group invest $4m in smart receipt start-up Slyp

The Slyp Smart Receipt is automatically linked to a customer’s bank card and then displayed inside their banking app.

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Payments . Venture Capital
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Aug
01

Australian fintech investment subdued in H1’19, as market pauses ahead of future growth: KPMG Pulse of Fintech

While IPOs are not tracked by the Pulse of Fintech report, it noted Australia has been an exception when it came to fintech IPOs.

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Jun
12

Verrency completes $10 million Series A raise

Australian payment innovation company, Verrency, closes a $10 million Series A funding round, bringing total investment in the company to over $20 million

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Jun
11

Prospa lists on the ASX

Prospa Group Limited are pleased to announce the company has been admitted to the official list of the ASX following the successful completion of the IPO.

By Australian FinTech | ASX . Borrowing . FinTech . Investing . Lending . Venture Capital
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