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Feb
26

Home loan startups warn against ‘hard transition’ to open banking

Home lending fintechs have welcomed further guidelines for open banking but say they will be forced to use old methods of collecting customer data.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Mortgage
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Feb
20

Aussie startups still being held back by local oligopolies: Stone and Chalk

Sydney-based innovation hub Stone and Chalk has said startups in Australia are being held back from success by the players that dominate the market.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Feb
20

Minister asserts potential of fintech to boost SMSF sector

The larger the SMSF sector becomes, the more fintech firms see a ready market and an appetite for their services.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing
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Feb
18

New ‘sandbox’ laws benefit insurtechs

Insurtechs will benefit from new federal laws that create a fintech regulatory “sandbox” aimed at boosting Innovation and competition.

By Cameron Dart | FinTech . Insurance
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Feb
13

Government passes laws extending fintech regulatory sandbox – finally

The government has passed new laws to finally bring its much-discussed fintech regulatory sandbox into reality.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Feb
10

Australia to focus on blockchain potential with new roadmap

The roadmap says blockchain has the potential to create jobs, create new economic growth, save businesses money, and improve the nation’s productivity.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Blockchain . FinTech
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Jan
29

APRA commits to fintech

APRA has formally recognised the important contribution of both the fintech and regtech sectors within Australia and will support their development.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech
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Jan
28

Consumer Data Right legislation subject of new review

Just weeks after pushing back the launch of open banking the government has announced a new inquiry into the Consumer Data Right it legislated for last year

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Banking . FinTech
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