NGS Super partners with PractiFI26/10/2016 Anonymous News
Australian industry super fund, NGS Super, has partnered with financial services platform PractiFI in a bid to increase its technological efficiency.
Tyro appoints UBank founder as CEO26/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
Nextgen banking institution Tyro Payments Limited has announced UBank founder, Gerd Schenkel, as its new chief executive.
Consumers shy away from alternative providers26/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
Consumers across four continents have expressed their want for digital financial service offerings from their current institution, rather than from a third party.
Bank Negara releases regulatory sandbox framework25/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
Bank Negara has released a paper on the financial technology regulatory sandbox framework including the objectives, applicability and interpretation of the legalities set to surround fintech.
Actions speak louder than words25/10/2016 Anonymous News
IRESS managing director, Tizzy Vigilante, has been named the IT Innovator of the Year at the 2016 FST Media, Money Management and Super Review Women in Financial Services Awards.
India and Singapore sign fintech cooperation deal25/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Government of Andhra Pradesh have signed a fintech co-operation agreement to promote innovation in financial services across their respective markets.
Adelaide joins global giga-city hub24/10/2016 Shahida Sweeney Government
South Australia teams with Washington-based Ignite Gig City Network to transform Adelaide into city of the future. This alliance unleashes the power of gigabit communications.
South Australia embraces mobile apps to manage traffic24/10/2016 Shahida Sweeney Government
More than 10,000 motorists sign up for an award-winning mobile app launched by the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure. This app offers real-time data to manage congestion, road-blocks or accidents.
POSB launch school tech program for financial awareness24/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
More than 200 school students in Singapore have participated in a trial round of a POSB Bank program designed to cultivate sensible saving habits in children.
Accelerators look to cash in on India24/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
Fintech accelerator programs across the globe are increasingly turning to India as a hotspot for incubator programs, harnessing the local entrepreneurial market talents.
Israeli digital payments start-up hits the jackpot24/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
Growth equity financing from Technology CrossOver Ventures and Susquehanna Growth Equity has seen Israeli digital payments company, Payoneer, raise $180 million in financing.
Australian and Kenyan regulators sign fintech innovation agreement24/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
The corporate regulators of Australia and Kenya have today announced the signing of a co-operation agreement to promote fintech innovation.
Fintech calls out old-fashioned fund managers21/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
AtlasTrend has today announced a capital raising of $2.8 million to expand its online investment platform.
Australian banks respond to ACCC on mobile payment restrictions19/10/2016 Hope William-Smith News
A joint statement has been issued on behalf of Westpac, NAB, CBA and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank regarding the consortium’s application to the ACCC on mobile wallet restrictions.