Advice

Sep
11

Eight of 10 Australians don’t get financial advice. Is technology the answer?

About eight in 10 adult Australians are not receiving financial advice, even though many would benefit. Despite surveys showing how stressed many of us are about money, it’s a figure that hasn’t changed over the past 25 years. Many people are put off by the cost of face-to-face advice, they’re concerned that products would be […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Robo-Advice
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Sep
01

Ignition Wealth launches Ignition Priority One Assist to support XPLAN solutions

Ignition Wealth’s XPLAN consultancy team offer Australian advice practices a full range of consultancy and customisation options, either under a bespoke arrangement or through our Managed Services packages, Core, Pro and Ignition Next. From September 1, the XPLAN Consultancy Team will also offer the Ignition Priority One Assist Service. “If your practice is using XPLAN […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Aug
30

APP Securities and Ignition Wealth announce partnership to provide digital advice

APP Securities and fintech Ignition Wealth have today announced a new partnership to provide digital financial advice to APP Securities’ clients. APP Securities is an Australian stockbroking and investment banking firm, which offers a wide range of investment products, as well as a comprehensive suite of financial services spanning Corporate Finance and Advisory, Institutional Sales […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Robo-Advice
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Aug
30

Australia’s CommBank arms combine to launch robo-advice service

Two units of Australia’s largest bank have teamed up to launch a ‘robo-for-adviser’ portal aimed at financial advisers servicing high net worth clients. CommSec Adviser Services, the adviser support arm of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA / CommBank), and Colonial First State, part of the CBA’s global asset management business, will jointly provide the […]

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Aug
28

How Fintech is shaping the future of Wealth Management

A new report from the World Economic Forum and Deloitte confirmed what many advisors, technology vendors and industry analysts have long insisted: it is established wealth management firms, not startups, best positioned to capitalize on disruptive technology. Robo advisors have proven to be an effective tool for customer engagement, but they’ve also proven relatively inexpensive and easy […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Robo-Advice
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Aug
22

The future will be fuelled by data

The digital disruption rippling through business and government today is merely a curtain raiser for what comes next. The combination of artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain technologies and quantum computing will usher in new operating models, new industries, new possibilities. The future will be fuelled by data and technologies that harvest, protect, analyse and take action […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Blockchain . FinTech
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Aug
17

Retirement fintech makes senior appointment

A financial advice start-up founded by former Challenger executive Paul Rogan has appointed a chief customer officer. Joining Retirement Essentials in the new role is Antoinette Tyrrell. She joins a growing team to lead the ‘direct to consumer’ marketing strategy including brand building, designing the member experience and being responsible for the customer growth plan. […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Aug
16

Australian FinTech Launches Australia’s Only Dedicated FinTech Jobs Platform – Australian FinTech Jobs

The team behind the highly successful Australian FinTech website have soft-launched their FinTech employment marketplace platform, Australian FinTech Jobs. Founder and CEO, Cameron Dart, says AustralianFinTechJobs.com.au has been born on the back of the highly successful Australian FinTech website and growing demand from the local FinTech community to have a dedicated employment platform for the […]

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