financial planning

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
02

Robo-advice using algorithms are replacing financial planners

The next adviser who offers you a loan or investment opportunity might be a robot. And you could be really happy about that. You might trust them more than a human ­financial planner to deliver totally independent advice. Well, that’s your call. But robot advice is part of a new financial marketing system that could […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Mortgage . Robo-Advice
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Jan
31

Record of Advice production time slashed from half an hour to just seconds

MA Operator, the Australian fintech for independent financial advisers, has a new tool that produces Records of Advice (ROAs) in a matter of seconds. MA Operator’s closest published competitor is only able to produce ROAs in 30 minutes. This was announced in 2016 and at the time was a significant reduction from the still widely-used […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Jan
09

Bitcoin tipped to replace gold as portfolio staple

Digital currency is increasingly being seen as serious asset class, but investors need to get in soon to mine the opportunity, says a Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur. Speaking to InvestorDaily from San Francisco, Australian-born entrepreneur Michael Dunworth, CEO of Wyre and a former staffer at Midwinter Financial Services, said professional investors and advisers are waking up […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Bitcoin . Blockchain . Currency . FinTech . Investing
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Dec
22

Why we need to change how we talk about Superannuation

Mike Goodall, Corporate and Industry Fund Sales Manager at Ignition Wealth has over 30 years experience working with retail and industry superannuation. Mike has a real passion for helping the industry super funds to connect more meaningfully with their clients. With record levels of disengagement the industry is ripe for disruption and Mike is committed to helping […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing
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Dec
20

REST’s industry-first online super advice product gives members ‘mobile first’ access to personalised financial advice

REST Industry Super became the first Australian super fund to provide its 1.9 million members with ‘mobile first’ access to personalised financial advice with the launch of the REST Advice Online platform.   REST Advice Online is delivered on Midwinter’s next generation Advice Operating System (AdviceOS) and provides REST members with the ability to receive […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing
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Nov
30

Australian software startup Businest wins Global Award for Small Business App

Accountex (formerly SleeterCon) announced businest® as the winner of The Small Business App You Should Be Using at their annual accounting technology conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The award sponsored by Accountex, the leading independent accounting technology expo and conference in the world, was presented to businest® founder Rhondalynn Korolak, on stage in front of […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Nov
29

Australians are starting to think robot financial advisers might be a good idea

The use of automated investment services, or robo-advice, is still small in Australia but is growing fast. The latest research by analysts Investment Trends shows 27% of online investors have heard of robo-advice, up from 19% just six months ago. Robo-advice, the field of online investment and savings platforms where face-to-face is replaced with automated […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Robo-Advice
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