banking

Sep
06

Irish fintech Priviti launches in Sydney as Australia prepares for Open Banking and the Consumer Data Right

As Australia prepares for its new Open Banking standards and the Consumer Data Right, Priviti, the global fintech company, is helping banks get ready to comply with new legislation and empower consumers with greater control over how their personal data is shared. Its extensive experience with global data protection laws such as PSD2 and GDPR […]

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Sep
06

Avoka announces third year of rapid growth

Avoka, the developer of the leading platform dedicated to outstanding customer journeys in banking, today announced strong growth and customer adoption for its fiscal year ended June 2018. Led by a record 70% order growth in the North American market, Avoka continued its string of outstanding annual increases, with global product revenue also up 70% […]

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Sep
06

NAB Ventures secures another $50 million to invest in fintech startups: Here’s what the fund is looking for

Australian big-four bank NAB has allocated another $50 million to its corporate venture capital fund NAB Ventures, doubling the funds available to bring the total to $100 million. The fund was launched in 2016 with an initial $50 million to invest over three years. It has backed 12 businesses to date, including property investment startup […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Sep
05

Top reward credit cards for Apple, Samsung, Google, Fitbit, Garmin Pay

Whether you’re an Apple or Android smartphone user or prefer Apple, Fitbit or Garmin smartwatches, chances are you already have access to Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay, Fitbit Pay and/or Garmin Pay – all of which can be your ticket to earning valuable frequent flyer points with just one tap. For example, you might […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Payments
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Sep
04

Local FinTech Look Who’s Charging eyes offshore expansion

Local FinTech start-up Look Who’s Charging has been selected as one of only 24 companies from around the globe to present their business on the centre stage at Money 2020 in Las Vegas this coming October. Look Who’s Charging is a Data as a Service business and one of the first companies globally to solve […]

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
28

Business-only bank Tyro in deal with China’s Alipay

Australian business-only bank Tyro has entered into an agreement with the world’s largest ­online payment platform, Alipay, to become the first Australian bank to offer an all-in-one Eftpos solution with the ­Chinese outfit. The partnership, which will be live from the second quarter of 2019, is designed to improve Australian business access to the Chinese […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech . Payments
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Aug
28

Is the future of banking Fintech or Techfin?

The banking industry is experiencing disruption at an increasing pace. Over the past few years, traditional financial institutions and non-traditional fintech firms have begun to understand that collaboration may be the best path to long-term growth. At the same time, big tech firms are offering financial services, creating techfin solutions. The rationale for collaboration is […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Aug
28

Xinja first to use innovative IRESS home loans platform in Australian market

Xinja has moved a step closer to delivering speedy, paperless home loans with the confirmation of its ongoing engagement with IRESS to process Xinja home loans. IRESS specialises in building technology for the financial services industry and the partnership provides Xinja with a home loan workflow platform that delivers fast decisions for consumers supported by […]

By Australian FinTech | Banking . Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Mortgage
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