neobanks

Jul
08

New digital bank Alex secures banking licence

Australia’s newest digital bank, Alex, has been granted a restricted banking licence from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA).

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Jul
05

86 400 accelerates broker network with new PLAN Australia partnership

Australia’s first smartbank, 86 400, is today announcing its partnership with one of Australia’s largest mortgage aggregators, PLAN Australia.

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Jun
24

Open Banking is picking up steam with Up launching as Frollo’s seventh Data Holder

Frollo has announced they’ve made neobank Up available on their Open Banking platform as the seventh Data Holder in Australia.

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Jun
07

Because of poor banking, 80% will switch to fintech

The poor experience with services prevalent in traditional banks would motivate eight out of 10 of their customers to switch to alternatives like fintechs.

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Jun
03

Volt enters strategic alliance with AFG and extends Series E to $85m

Australia’s first neobank Volt has announced a landmark strategic alliance and a $15 million investment from Australian Finance Group Ltd (AFG).

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Jun
01

Smartbank 86 400 debuts direct-to-consumer digital home loan channel

Australians can now apply for an 86 400 digital home loan – complete with competitive rates, no paperwork and fast turnaround times.

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Mar
18

Global fintech Railsbank partners with neobank Volt to launch in Australia

Railsbank, a leading global embedded finance platform, has launched in Australia via a partnership with the country’s first neobank Volt. 

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