FinTech Disruptors

Apr
11

Australian fintech company WealthNation internationally recognised on inaugural WealthTech 100 list

Fintech Global, a London based Fintech research and data company, has released the WealthTech 100 list. Given the huge rise in appetite for the WealthTech sector, the list was produced to identify the top 100 innovative companies from around the globe that every leader in the wealth and asset management industries needs to know about […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Apr
10

ASX-listed fintech Peppermint launches ‘Bizmoto Delivers’ micro-business pilot program in the Philippines

Peppermint Innovation Ltd (ASX: PIL) advises that a pilot of its Bizmoto Delivers micro-business program has commenced in the Philippines. The program officially started in the province of Cavite last week (Friday, 5th April), with the first 15 BizmoGo riders accredited to build their own micro business using Peppermint’s Bizmoto technology platform combined with a […]

By Australian FinTech | ASX . FinTech
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Apr
10

London threatening San Francisco’s fintech unicorn dominance, research says

London could soon overtake San Francisco as the fintech (financial technology) unicorn capital of the world, according to a new study. Of the world’s 29 fintech unicorns – private companies valued at more than $1 billion – nine are based in San Francisco, while seven are headquartered in London, the research published Tuesday said. The […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Apr
10

How Blockchain is boosting the Fintech Sector

The Financial Technology sector, commonly known as Fintech, has changed considerably over the years. From the introduction of ginormous super computers in the 1970’s that would struggle to compete with the average phone for power these days, technology has advanced the finance world. The 1980’s saw automated stock exchanges and the increased use of computer […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Blockchain . Currency . FinTech
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Apr
10

BGL releases Simple Fund 360 integration with Australian Money Market

BGL Corporate Solutions, Australia’s leading supplier of SMSF administration and ASIC corporate compliance solutions, is proud to announce that Simple Fund 360 now has an integration with Australian Money Market, a secure online term deposit & cash investment platform. “We’re thrilled to have Australian Money Market as part of BGL’s Ecosystem”, says Ron Lesh, BGL’s […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Apr
10

YTML signs Merit Wealth and expands team

YTML has signed national dealer group Merit Wealth to its Seido platform – a financial services app store which consolidates multiple systems and solutions into a single integrated platform and support document generation including Statements of Advice (SoAs). Merit Wealth (a part of Easton Investments Limited group along with GPS Wealth) is replacing its existing […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Apr
09

Is this the Afterpay of small business?

Cloudfloat is one of a number of companies looking to bring buy now pay later to businesses. When Afterpay was founded in 2015, few could have predicted the impact that it and other buy now pay later providers would have on the consumer payment sector. From 400,000 users in 2016, the sector now boasts over […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Payments
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Apr
09

Afterpay inspires US rival Sezzle to list on ASX

US Afterpay competitor Sezzle is set to become the latest buy now, pay later, fintech to list on the ASX, with the Minneapolis-based start-up inspired by the success of its local rivals. Having already raised $US5.6 million ($7.9 million) in a pre-IPO round, led by Chicago-based institutional investor Continental Investors, Sezzle intends to list within […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | ASX . FinTech . Payments
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