Brokers

Jul
15

ThinkForex rebrands to ThinkMarkets and launches ThinkTrader

ThinkForex, the leading provider of financial derivatives trading, has rebranded to ThinkMarkets and has launched ThinkTrader, its own multi-asset trading platform. With several thousand clients around the world – the new brand represents ThinkMarket’s ambition to become the world’s largest provider of foreign exchange, contracts for difference and spread bets. Essential to this development is […]

By Australian FinTech | Currency . FinTech . Investing
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Jun
24

Australian FinTech Company Profile – HashChing

FINTECH COMPANY:  HashChing FINTECH SECTOR:  Online Mortgages WEBSITE:  www.HashChing.com.au CONTACT:  info@HashChing.com.au PHONE:  1800 464 338 FOUNDED:  2015 FOUNDER(S) / CEO:  Mandeep Sodhi & Atul Narang DESCRIPTION: HashChing is Australia’s first online marketplace allowing consumers to access great home loan deals without having to shop around. ABOUT: Completely FREE to consumers, HashChing connects you directly to […]

By Cameron Dart | Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Mortgage
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Jun
24

Fintech to invest $1b into blockchain this year

Financial and technology firms are expected to invest more than $US1 billion to bring blockchain technology to capital markets in 2016. That’s according to a new survey from Greenwich Associates, where a majority of participants said blockchain has the potential to change markets within the next five years. The 134 interviewees, including executives at banks, […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Bitcoin . Blockchain . FinTech . Investing . Payments
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Jun
22

Loans flood in for fintechs

Non-bank business lenders are receiving more than $1.1 billion of loan applications every month as awareness of new fintech operators and other alternative providers accelerates, according to a new survey. Providing insight into the level of demand for loans outside traditional banks, the survey by online business lending aggregator eBroker found non-banks were attracting at […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Borrowing . FinTech . Lending
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Jun
09

The ten year gap in financial services technology

In my estimation, technology in traditional financial services lag other industries by about a decade. Having trouble remembering what your online life was like in 2006? Here’s a benchmark: Facebook, Twitter, and the iPhone are each more than 10 years old. Sure, the word fintech has been all the rage the past couple of years, but it’s not a […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Jun
07

Fintech platform helps brokers tackle business lending

A new online marketplace for business loans can help brokers tackle the growing commercial lending space. Launched in November 2015, Valiant Finance is a comparison website which compares and matches business loans, debtor finance and equipment finance to small businesses. But unlike other comparison websites which largely focus on home loans or personal lending, Valiant […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Mortgage
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