crowd funding

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 […]

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Mar
22

Successful crowdfunding venture paves way for profit in triple-digit growth suburb

The success of a Sydney investment management firm acquiring over 5 acres of land means future investment in an extremely high growth NSW-based suburb could be a reality for investors. KSI Investments recently announced the success of raising $6.4 million through DomaCom’s crowdfunding platform for 5.23 acres in Rossmore, located five kilometres away from the […]

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Mar
20

Xinja launches card and app, gets set to challenge Australia’s banking market

Xinja, which is building the first Australian, independent, 100% digital ‘neobank’, has launched its prepaid travel and everyday spending card and its app. The card is a prepaid, tap-and-go card, with no ATM fees here or overseas, and low international transaction/FX fees that make it a very competitive travel card. The app allows users to […]

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Mar
08

Scale Investors and VentureCrowd introduce new female board members

Female-focused angel investor network, Scale Investors today announced a strategic partnership with alternative assets crowdfunding platform VentureCrowd, as well as the appointment of three new members to the Scale Investors board – Catherine Robson, Judith Smith and Lynda Coker who have joined the board, effective from 1 March. The Scale Investors and VentureCrowd collaboration has […]

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Broker raises money through crowdfunding

Mortgage startup Hero Broker has begun a crowd-sourced funding campaign following the recent fundraising success of digital lender Xinja. It is the only mortgage company so far that has tried to raise funds through crowd-sourced funding since ASIC licensed seven companies in January to provide CSF services. Founder Clint Howen told Australian Broker that the […]

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Feb
27

CoAssets reports half-year results with 471% increase in revenue

CoAssets Limited (ASX: CA8), a leading crowdfunding platform and Fintech lender specialising in facilitating funding for businesses reported its financial and operating results for the half year ended 31 December 2017, together with an update on the Group’s growth and capital strategy to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) on 22 February 2018. KEY HIGHLIGHTS OF […]

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Bank-in-an-app startup Pelikin has launched a crowfunding equity raise

Pelikin, a banking alternative designed for digital natives, today launched a $400,000 equity raise on crowdfunding platform Birchal. The fintech startup is founded by 28-year-old Sam Brown, who wants to disrupt traditional retail banking with a more efficient way to manage money in Australia and while travelling abroad. Pelikin users will be able to control […]

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Feb
21

Digital bank startup Xinja can now offer housing loans, and getting one will take ‘about 20 minutes’

Digital bank startup Xinja is planning to offer home loans soon after winning an Australian Credit Licence from ASIC (Australian Securities and Investments Commission). It’s an important step forward for Xinja which is raising money under new equity crowdfunding legislation and aims to become a full-service digital bank built in Australia but without the legacy […]

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