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Mar
28

Ignition Wealth announces new CEO Manish Prasad

Ignition Wealth Co-Founder and inaugural CEO Mark Fordree today announced the appointment of Manish Prasad to the role of CEO of Ignition Wealth. “On behalf of the Ignition Wealth Board, executive team and staff, we are extremely pleased to have engaged Manish Prasad to lead Ignition Wealth. Manish is a deeply experienced and well respected […]

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

Automation the future of financial services

DST System’s Shaun McKenna has told Money Management that there is a growing trend in the financial services industry to achieve wholly or partially automated processing systems. McKenna said in what has been coined the “fourth industrial revolution”, removing costs, implementing technologies and driving automation was the future of the financial services industry, particularly in […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Mar
26

The 2018 Fintech Business Awards winners

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2018 Fintech Business Awards: Crowdfunding Innovator of the Year OnMarket Lending Innovator of the Year SocietyOne Personal Finance Innovator of the Year Pocketbook Insurance Innovator of the Year Cover Genius Payments Innovator of the Year Afterpay Australia Compliance Innovator of the Year Moneycatcha Software Innovator of the Year […]

By Australian FinTech | Borrowing . FinTech . Investing . Lending . Payments
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Mar
14

Australia’s AtlasTrend releases voice-activated finance bot

AtlasTrend, the financial investment platform helping Australians invest in global trends, is launching Australia’s first voice-activated personal investment assistant, Astro, once again challenging traditional institutions and approaches to investing money. One of the first voice-activated fintech bots in Australia, Astro is available on Google Home, Google Home Mini and Google Assistant devices, and uses verbal […]

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Mar
09

Cashwerkz term deposit datafeeds now available through XPlan (IRESS).

Cashwerkz now provides a direct feed into XPlan, which enables advisers who hold their clients’ term deposits with Cashwerkz to map this portfolio information into their clients’ XPlan record. The datafeed from Cashwerkz will provide advisers with the ability to comprehensively measure asset allocation, cash exposure and liquidity levels from a total portfolio perspective. This […]

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Feb
13

Moneysoft partners with managedaccounts.com.au

Moneysoft has partnered with managedaccounts.com.au to offer its personal money management solutions to all financial planning practices using the ASX-listed online platform provider. Under the agreement, advisers receive preferential pricing on both Moneysoft Lite and Pro. Those tools enable them to provide additional client services, build greater engagement and unlock further efficiency. Managing director of […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing
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Feb
06

Open banking regime to boost advice

Australia’s open banking regime will fundamentally change the way financial advisers interact with consumers but several hurdles must be cleared before any true potential is realised. The expected multi-billion dollar implementation of open banking will give consumers greater access to and control over their banking data – allowing them to share it with wealth managers […]

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Feb
05

Robo-advice provider inks deal with Class

An Australian robo-advice provider is partnering with Class to enhance its investment and tax reporting facilities. Class chief executive Kevin Bungard said the new arrangement with Six Park is “another great example of an innovative fintech solution which supports investors with effective investment decision-making, providing a daily up-to-date view of investment data and detailed tax […]

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