Advice

Jun
20

Welcome to the new world of ‘regtech’

During a speech at the Tyro Fintech Hub in Sydney on Friday morning, federal Treasurer Scott Morrison pointed to the promise of “regtech” – a new word that is increasingly rolling off the tongues of the global regulatory community. Regtech (an amalgam of “regulatory technology”) is a subset of fintech (financial technology). While fintech has […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Lending . Payments
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May
30

Robo-adviser Six Park launches with Brian Watson, Lindsay Tanner and Paul Costello on Advisory Board

Australia’s pre-eminent financial experts have joined the next generation of automated financial advice providers with the launch of robo-adviser Six Park.   Six Park’s team includes former Federal Finance Minister Lindsay Tanner, founding chief of the Future Fund Paul Costello and Six Park co-founder and former J.P. Morgan Australia Chairman Brian Watson on the company’s […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Robo-Advice
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May
26

Ripoll joins robo-advice board

Former Federal Labor MP, Bernie Ripoll has been appointed as a director of robo-advice focused group, Map My Plan. Ripoll, who was integral to a number of Parliamentary Committee inquiries into the financial planning industry, departed the Parliament this year and described his decision to become a director as reflecting his desire to continue to […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Robo-Advice
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May
23

Fintech upping the online broking ante

Online trading platforms are offering a slew of new features at lower prices to keep up with financial technology apps that give investors much wider choice – from upcoming IPOs to investing spare change. Investors are demanding education-rich tools and powerful data capabilities to enhance their trading experience and broking platforms have responded with real-time […]

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May
23

OpenMarkets adds XPLAN integration in major expansion of its third-party network

OpenMarkets clients can now enjoy full integration with financial planning software XPLAN, as Australia’s independent technology stockbroker takes another step towards becoming the sector’s most connected broker. The integration allows advisers trading through OpenMarkets the ability to access client transactions and holding information directly from XPLAN, removing the hassle of keying in the data themselves. […]

By Australian FinTech | ASX . FinTech
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May
20

Fintech to launch ‘lite’ money management tool

Moneysoft — a revamped version of a leading PMF tool — will be launched for financial advisers, mortgage brokers and superannuation funds next quarter. Moneysoft Lite has been developed to support advisers who are implementing cashflow management systems by providing client engagement tools. Moneysoft head of operations, Jon Shaw, said that the development of Moneysoft […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Mortgage
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May
20

Triple A Super partners with Ignition Wealth to provide online advice for SMSF’s

Leading SMSF administrator Triple A Super will provide SMSF administration services through automated advice provider Ignition Wealth.   “The rapid adoption of technology in financial services is driving the trend towards a full service, onestop shop solution for advisers with SMSF clients.” Brian Pedretti, CEO, Triple A Super.   Triple A Super’s newly launched Preset […]

By Cameron Dart | FinTech . Investing . Robo-Advice
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