Friday, August 23, 2019
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In First 18 Months, Equity Crowdfunding Tops $30 Million in Australia

In 2018, investment crowdfunding rules were improved after years of debate and discussion between industry leaders and politicians. Read more: crowdfundinsider

Sydney could use facial recognition for public transport payments

Sydney's commuters could soon ditch their contactless cards and pay for journeys with their faces. Read more: finextra

Australian Securities Exchange debuts infrastructure replacement

The exchange plans to complete the rollout of its new platform in partnership with Digital Asset Holdings by 2020. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Australia Unveils National Blockchain Strategy

The Australian government has launched a national blockchain plan which it hopes will bolster its FinTech sector. Read more: finextra.com

Salmat partners BigCommerce to expand ecommerce capabilities

Salmat, an Australia-based marketing services company, has expanded its ecommerce capabilities through a new partnership with BigCommerce. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

iSignthis to provide payment processing services for major card schemes in...

Payment and identity technology company iSignthis will continue to provide payment processing, clearing and settlement services in Australia for all major card schemes, Read more: member.regtechanalyst.com

Australian Reg: Banks need more competition

Australia’s competition regulator is going after the banking industry in the country, vowing to punish what it claims is misconduct, reported The Financial Times. Read more: www.pymnts.com

Australia’s Volt Bank wins banking licence

Australia's Volt Bank has become the first of a rash of putative digital challengers to win a fully-fledged banking licence, paving the way for a full-scale Read more: www.finextra.com

Australian Payments Council consults on digital payments

The Australian Payments Council is calling for input from businesses, NGOs, government and consumers on what’s needed to support payments in Read more: www.finextra.com

Wise-Sync integrates with Datto Autotask to automate invoice processing

Australia-based financial automation company Wise-Sync has teamed Datto Autotask as part of their strategic partnership with MSP-delivered IT solutions Read more: www.thepaypers.com