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HNW advice firm backs AfterPay rival

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 12 MAR 2019
A high-net worth advice and wealth firm has helped raise $30 million for a homegrown AfterPay rival, in a private debt opportunity for its clients. Escala Partners worked with corporate advisory firm Henslow to inject $30 million in debt and equity ...

SMSF darlings revealed

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2019
... were up 80% while Macquarie Group trades rose 31%. SMSF investors also showed a strong interest in technology stocks (AfterPay trades increased 236% by value) but the telecoms industry fell out of favour with the investor class. Telstra trading volumes ...

Social media reacts to SIBOS

HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 26 OCT 2018
Attendees of the world's largest banking conference took to social media to share their SIBOS experience. Swift at sibos today: "The benefits of DLT are promising, but delivering it is still years away." There are over 100 financial institutions with ...

Afterpay faces senate inquiry

KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 19 OCT 2018
The Labor party will launch a senate inquiry into whether regulation around payday lenders such as Afterpay is adequately protecting low and middle income, and financially stressed Australians. Labor senator Jenny McAllister said yesterday that the ...

Fintech hub snaps up Afterpay co-founder

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 27 SEP 2018
Afterpay co-founder Anthony Eisen will now sit on the board of a fintech innovation board after a raft of board changes were announced yesterday. Stone & Chalk has revamped its board, appointing seven new directors as it moves from a "start-up" to a ...

Platform providers crack S&P/ASX 300

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 7 SEP 2018
... That rebalance also brought changes to the S&P/ASX 200. Taking a spot on the index was point-of-service finance company AfterPay Touch, alongside Inghams Group and Appen. The S&P/ASX indices measure the performance of actively-traded and highly liquid ...

NSW fintechs dominate Finnie Awards

HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 14 JUN 2018
... budgeting app PocketBook took home the wealth management gong, while emerging fintech leader of the year was awarded to AfterPay's Nick Molnar. The excellence in regtech award went to automated bank statement retrieval specialist Proviso, while Sydney-based ...

AMP slides off ASX top 20

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 8 JUN 2018
... quarterly rebalance also brings changes to the S&P/ASX 200. Taking a spot on the index is point-of-service finance company AfterPay Touch, alongside Inghams Group and Appen. The next rebalance of the S&P/ASX 20, 50, 100 and 200 index constituents is ...

Spaceship looks outside of superannuation

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 MAY 2018
... Aussie listed large caps and 5% in cash, using its WWG indices. The 0.1% fee "actively selected" fund currently holds AfterPay, Baidu, Tencent and Netflix. The fund is not jumping on the ESG bandwagon yet, with Bennett saying they answer to "internal ...

One third of Aussies struggling financially

HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 20 APR 2018
... with low financial literacy. Struggling Australians also recorded above average use of delayed payments schemes such as AfterPay and ZipPay, while 32% required loans from family and friends. Commenting on the report, ANZ head of financial inclusion Michelle ...