Wednesday, November 21, 2018
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SavR secures $1m in its Seed round

Personal finance platform SavR has secured $1m in its seed round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Moneythor, ANZ partner to improve customer personal finance

Digital banking solution developer Moneythor has been selected by Australia-based bank ANZ to boost its customer experience. Read more: fintech.global

Swift and Australia’s NPP launchs API sandbox

Swift and Australia’s New Payments Platform (NPP) have launched an API sandbox for FinTechs. Read More: regtechanalyst.com

Australian Securities Watchdog halts ICO seeking to raise $50m

An Australian ICO project planning raise up to $50 million has been halted by the country's securities regulator. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Westpac launches RegTech challenge

Australian bank Westpac has launched a RegTech-themed challenge for startups. Read More: regtechanalyst.com

Australia’s Mint Payments rebrands

Australian-based Mint Payments (ASX: MNW) (‘Mint’ or the ‘Company’) has unveiled a new brand, new hires, and a bold promise to make payments Read more: www.finextra.com

New Aussie neobank Up is alive and kicking

A new fully digital challenger bank has popped up in the Australian market - Up. No pun intended. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Australia trialling new “smart money” blockchain system

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) of Australia's Data 61 data research arm is trialling an app that uses blockchain Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Aussie challenger Volt taps into PayPal’s customer base

PayPal and Volt, one of the Australian challenger banks, have partnered to allow customers to log in using their PayPal credentials. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Australia wants citizens with disability to settle insurance on blockchain

Australians with disabilities may soon have an easier way to settle insurance payments, thanks to a blockchain initiative from CommBank and CSIRO. Read more: www.coindesk.com