FinTech Startups

Dec
11

Practifi: How a successful Fintech company was created from a few glasses of wine

Adrian Johnstone, Chief Commercial Officer and Co-founder of Practifi, recently spoke to the Entrepreneur Podcast Network (EPN), where he went into depth about his company, what inspired its inception, and what the future holds for the financial advice and services industry as Practifi expands into the US market. Practifi is the business management platform for […]

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Dec
11

Fintech player Douugh scores MasterCard partnership

Australian fintech start-up Douugh has scored a new partnership with MasterCard, joining forces to launch a smart bank account with a debit card from the global payments giant. Douugh, which was founded by SocietyOne’s Andy Taylor, has created a personal financial assistant utilising artificial intelligence. But the start-up does not intend to become a bank, […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Dec
10

Start-up heads up a crypto currency new wave of business

Among the best and brightest have showcased in Noosa the future of block chain technologies that make crypto currency trading possible and the potential impacts of the technologies over the upcoming decade. The inaugural Crypto Coast Convention #CCCnoosa saw more than 100 delegates brainstorm the Peregian Beach Digital Hub, Peppers Noosa Resort and the Innovation […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Currency . FinTech
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Dec
07

How to take a FinTech through an IPO

Raiz Invest (previously Acorns Australia) launched in 2016, quickly amassing close to one million users. George Lucas, CEO is one of the more experienced founders in the FinTech NextGen series. Many CEO’s in financial services struggle to relate to the Millennial market, not so George and his Raiz Invest team. Discover his secrets in this interview with […]

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing
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Dec
06

Unlocking cryptocurrency, Australian first launches into market

Helio Lending today boldly launched into the Australian cryptocurrency market. Helio Lending is the first independent crypto lending company to actively lend within Australia under an Australian Credit Licence (ACL#391330). Founder and Managing Director, John O’Shea said he was excited to bring this product to his clients in such an untapped area that has so […]

By Australian FinTech | Bitcoin . Borrowing . Currency . FinTech . Lending
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Dec
06

86 400 marks completion of key milestones on road to public launch in 2019

86 400, a genuine alternative to Australia’s Big Four Banks, can today disclose that it has successfully achieved a number of key milestones as part of its mission to give Australians a better banking experience. The major milestones that the aspiring bank has completed since unveiling include: Product: Field testing of the beta 86 400 […]

By Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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Dec
05

Startup sanctuary: WA first blockchain centre opens in West Perth

Perth’s who’s who of blockchain were at the opening of the world’s ninth Blockchain centre in West Perth on Monday night. The centre is a WA-first and will allow startups with products that revolve around blockchain technology to share resources and ideas with like-minded entrepreneurs. Blockchain is the underlying technology behind cryptocurrency like Bitcoin. It […]

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Bitcoin . Blockchain . FinTech
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Dec
04

Lakeba achieves $20M startup sales record for Paid By Coins

Australian technology innovator Lakeba, who has launched over ten new ventures in the Australian market since 2016, today announced the $20M sale of their Paid by Coins venture to Mobecom (ASX:MOB) only seven months after launching the platform in early 2018. “Lakeba built, deployed and exited the Paid By Coins business in less than seven […]

By Australian FinTech | Currency . FinTech . Investing
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