Tags Australia

Tag: Australia

FinTech Australia selects Brad Kitschke as new CEO

Brad Kitschke has been selected as the new CEO of FinTech Australia. Kitschke follows in the footsteps of founding CEO Danielle Szetho who announced Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Brighte said to collect $20m debt facility from National Bank Australia

Brighte, an online lending platform for home energy improvements, has reportedly secured a $20m debt facility. Read more: fintech.global

Australia pushes ahead with open banking reforms

Advance Australia fair! The nation’s government plans to introduce open banking reforms from mid-next year. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

NSW Australia opens applications for FinTech trade mission to India

The NSW Government is offering 10 NSW financial technology (fintech) startups the chance to go on an intensive one week business development Read more: www.finextra.com

Australia government looks to blockchain for trade

Australia's Department of Home Affairs is touting blockchain technology in a push to modernize the country's international trade supply chains. Read more: www.coindesk.com

ID Exchange & digi.me create commercial RegTech sandbox facility

Australian startup ID Exchange and UK-based firm digi.me have partnered to establish a commercial RegTech sandbox facility.Read More: regtechanalyst.com

Athena Homes said to receive $15m in its Series A

Australia-based Athena Homes has reportedly received $15m in its Series A funding round. Read more: fintech.global

Inside Australia’s new payments platform design

CEO Adrian Lovney of NPP Australia explains the new features of the country's new payments platform design, including a layered and decentralized architecture, Read more: www.pymnts.com

Australia’s securities regulator to tackle ICO fraud

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) said it is aiming to tackle fraud in the initial coin offering (ICO) market. Read More: regtechanalyst.com

Australia’s watchdog chases ‘misleading or deceptive’ ICOs

Australia’s financial regulator and watchdog is turning up its scrutiny on fraudulent practices in the initial coin offering (ICO) space. Read more: www.ccn.com