cryptocurrency

Feb
14

Dart aims for a United States of Fintech

Australian tech entrepreneurs have launched a new digital home for the global fintech community, providing an agnostic platform that founders hope will one day become the seat for an inclusive and encyclopaedic fintech commonwealth. Founder and CEO, Cameron Dart, told AB+F that the International FinTech platform, combines a web portal and directory to meet growing demand […]

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Feb
09

Australian FinTech launches International FinTech platform

The team behind the highly successful AustralianFinTech.com.au, this week launch their International platform, InternationalFinTech.com, aimed at connecting the FinTech industry on a global scale. Founder and CEO, Cameron Dart, says International FinTech has been born on the back of the highly successful Australian FinTech platform and growing demand from the global community to have a […]

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Feb
09

DigitalX winds down Bitcoin operations

Blockchain enhanced software solutions company DigitalX (ASX: DCC), a group that assists consumers in money transfers, will pass on its Bitcoin operations to Blockchain Group (BGL), owner of ACX.io, the largest Bitcoin exchange in Australia by volume and order book. DCC will wind down its DigitalX direct operations by introducing these clients to BGL, and […]

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Feb
02

Fintech platforms disrupting business finance

The term ‘fintech’ covers a wide and ever-growing range of technologies. This article explores some of the biggest game-changers, and how they’re impacting the way businesses are managing their financial affairs. Treasurer Scott Morrison said of fintech in 2016: “It has the power to completely bring in a new environment of competition. For small businesses […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Blockchain . Borrowing . Currency . FinTech . Lending . Payments
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Jan
25

IBM, Optus and Australia Post join blockchain group

IBM, Optus and Australia Post have joined the Australian Digital Currency Commerce Association (ADCCA). ADCCA counts among its members participants in the digital currency sector, particularly those involved in Bitcoin and technology inspired by Bitcoin’s distributed ledger system, the blockchain. Other ADCCA members include professional services firms EY, PwC and Deloitte; law firms Norton Rose […]

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Jan
20

Here’s how banks can save big with blockchain

In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, investment banks faced rising regulatory burdens, rising compliance costs, and a consequent shrinking of innovation budgets. However, in Q4 these banks reported large profits, suggesting that they are finally on the path to recovery; we have also seen major players renew their focus on digital transformation. Now, […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Bitcoin . Blockchain . FinTech
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Jan
19

One country dominates the global bitcoin market

Almost all bitcoin trading is done in China. The share of the cryptocurrency that’s traded via China’s mainland currency escalated over the past few years, overtaking the US dollar as the dominant currency. From less than a 10% share in January 2012, the yuan now makes up nearly 100% of all bitcoin trading. Bitcoin surged […]

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Jan
11

What is going on with bitcoin?

By Elizabeth Barry, Senior Writer at Finder.com.au A three-year high and then a notable drop, now it’s being tipped to replace gold. Bitcoin, the world’s first cryptocurrency, has had a tumultuous start to 2017. The digital currency, following strong adoption in China, ended 2017 on an all-time high according to Bloomberg data. The currency reached […]

By Elizabeth Barry | Bitcoin . Currency . FinTech . Investing
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