robo advisors

Jul
04

This Australian startup which gives robo advice on ethical investments is one to watch

Tom Culver, CEO and co-founder of Goodments, an app which gives robo advice on whether potential investments will do good for the world, has been named as winner of the inaugural EY WAMTech PitchFest. Goodments is a business with a mission to create a more sustainable future. His fintech solution simplifies the process for financial […]

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Jun
26

Former AFL star Ted Richards’ goal for robo adviser Six Park

Ted Richards learnt an important investment lesson as a young footballer, one that would lead him to pursuing a career in the financial services sector after he retired from sport. Richards was drafted to AFL club Essendon as a 17-year-old in late 2000 and once in the sporting system found himself getting paid relatively well […]

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Jun
21

The finalists for the 2nd Annual Australian FinTech Awards 2017

The 2nd Annual Australian FinTech Awards 2017 celebrate the achievements of the dynamic people and businesses comprising the FinTech sector. These Awards seek to recognise success in the FinTech sector in its many forms. This event will be an evening of celebrating the best innovation, created by the best innovators and entrepreneurs that live and […]

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Jun
10

Robo-advice finds market in digital-savvy older investors

Hey robo-advisers … You’re looking the wrong way! Millennials have no spare money and don’t care about investing just yet — but older Australian investors are more than ready to play. One survey after another in the US shows older investors are ­actually super keen to examine low-cost digital-based financial services. And closer to home, […]

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Jun
02

Australian robo-advisors dismiss ING report

The new survey by finance giant ING has been dismissed by Australian robo-advisors as failing the history test and being contradicted by other studies. ING’s survey, which captured headlines, found that 90 percent of global respondents would never use robo-advice. Robo-advisors ranked below friends, family and even the internet as a source of investment advice. […]

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May
31

The 2nd Annual FinTech Awards 2017

The 2nd Annual FinTech Awards 2017 celebrate the achievements of the dynamic people and businesses comprising the FinTech sector. These Awards seek to recognise success in the FinTech sector in its many forms. This event will be an evening of celebrating the best innovation, created by the best innovators and entrepreneurs that live and work […]

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May
23

The shape of superannuation to come

The superannuation system has undergone sweeping changes in recent years and the dust has yet to settle. According to a finance software provider, tomorrow’s super system will look markedly different to the one we know today. In a recently released white paper, software company Bravura said Australia’s super system is likely to undergo a number […]

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May
19

Stockspot CEO Chris Brycki says advisers will become financial ‘curators’

The financial adviser of the future will be a “curator of digital services”, with no alignment to any particular bank or wealth manager, says Chris Brycki, the founder of a disruptive robo-adviser that gives investors access to low-cost exchange traded funds. Financial Review Rich Lister Graham Tuckwell led a $3 million capital raising for Stockspot […]

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