FinTech Disruptors

Oct
10

Why the parliamentary inquiry was good for fintech

Discussion of data sharing, small business loan rates and investment troubles spell increased opportunities for fintech. The parliamentary inquiry into banks saw CEOs of the Big Four – Westpac, ANZ, NAB and Commonwealth Bank – grilled about a range of issues pertaining to their bank’s conduct. While the line of questioning taken by House of […]

By Elizabeth Barry | Banking . Borrowing . FinTech . Investing . Lending . Robo-Advice
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Oct
05

Gelato Messina launches world leading mobile payment app

Gelato Messina, pioneers of weird and wonderful gelato creations and one of Australia’s most popular brands, are ditching their cash-only policy and moving towards mobile payments to the joy of cashless customers nationwide. On 4th October 2016 Messina launched a mobile payment and loyalty app that allows customers to pay with their phone and be […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Payments
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Oct
05

Australia FIX Conference

Australia FIX Conference   The Leading Electronic Trading Conference in Australia 13 October 2016 Conference Venue Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, Australia 3rd Floor, Grand Ballroom 61-101 Phillip Street Sydney, Australia   The FIX Trading Community™ Australia FIX Conference has already been established as the leading electronic trading event in Australia. This year’s annual conference will be […]

By Australian FinTech | Events . FinTech
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Oct
05

La Trobe Financial unveils new fintech offering

Specialist lender La Trobe Financial has announced it is making its investment opportunities more accessible through the launch of a new investment platform. Launched this week, La Trobe Direct is a digital platform aimed at giving La Trobe clients greater control over and access to their investment portfolio. La Trobe Direct currently operates across La […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Peer-to-Peer
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Oct
04

6 Things You Should Do to Avoid Fake Bitcoin Wallet App Scams

It is now apparent that a fake wallet app is the newest Bitcoin theft risk you should score. You’ve probably heard that Apple Store and Google Play have very stringent app review processes. That they only allow apps that won’t harm you to access through their platforms. If that gave you a sense of security, […]

By Cameron Dart | Bitcoin . FinTech
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Oct
04

Key appointment of CEO at DirectMoney

The Board of DirectMoney is very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Anthony Nantes to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Former Chief Executive Officer, Mr Peter Beaumont will become the Chief Operating Officer. Mr Nantes brings substantial experience in fintech and technology to the role, which together with his exceptional set of skills […]

By Australian FinTech | Borrowing . FinTech . Lending
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Oct
03

Australia leads the way in revolutionary blockchain technology

Good news on the #Innovation front! Australia leads the way in developing international standards for blockchain technology. Neil Buckland explains this new technology predicted to revolutionise practically anything! Australia leads the way for incorporated blockchain technology Blockchain technology has been in the news a lot recently. Many industries are even predicting it could be the […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Bitcoin . Blockchain . FinTech
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Sep
27

How partnerships are driving this fintech lender forward

Small business lender GetCapital is utilising strategic partnerships to benefit its customers. Fintech companies were originally thought of as disruptors, but as the game continues the rules are starting to change. Today, you’re more likely to see banks and corporates building bridges with fintech companies rather than putting up defensive walls. This is the case […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Lending
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