Independent Reserve gains in-principle licensure approval from Singapore regulator

Cryptocurrency exchange Independent Reserve has today received an “in-principle approval” letter for a Major Payment Institution Licence in Singapore.

Contactless payments valued at $2.5 trillion after 45% increase on 2020

A new report from Juniper Research has indicated a major boost in valuation for global contactless payments, reaching a massive $2.5 trillion.

Cirralto joins forces with Mastercard and Fresh Supply Co to boost cash flow for Australian farmers

Cirralto partners with Mastercard and the Fresh Supply Co digital supply chain network to provide Australia’s farmers with better access to trade finance.

Australian FinTech company profile #135 – Migain

Migain helps investors manage their property and share portfolio, as well as associated cash transactions, to help them save money and time at tax time.

Raiz Invest investment portfolios stay ahead of their benchmarks

Raiz Invest has notched an impressive three-year investment performance to 30 June 2021 for six of its seven investment portfolios.

New Hashching survey shows the race is on to lock in fixed term interest rates

Mortgage broker platform Hashching has revealed more than 8 in 10 Australians are looking to lock in fixed term interest rates than this time last year.

New non-bank lender TechLend secures $50 million in additional funding

Newly-launched non-bank lender TechLend has secured $50 million in funding from Silicon Valley venture debt and growth credit fund, Partners for Growth.

Peppermint gets key regulatory approval in the Philippines to offer bizmoPay loans

The financial lending service – branded bizmoPay – fully complements the commercialisation of Peppermint’s proprietary technology platform.

Ethereum 2.0 network upgrade a birthday gift to investors

Ethereum 2.0 is coming, employing a database architecture development concept called sharding that will help to upscale the blockchain.

Marqeta to power virtual Google Pay balance card

Marqeta, the global modern card issuing platform, have announced that its modern card issuing platform will power the new virtual Google Pay balance card.