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Milestone Group appoints APAC lead

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 8 SEP 2020
... contribute to make the industry more efficient, cost effective and operationally resilient." The shift to a career in fintech comes following a period of reflection during lockdown, Azer revealed to Financial Standard, during which she realised that ...

COVID-19 propels advisers, incumbents into the future

ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 31 AUG 2020
... agility will be key for both advisers and institutions to survive and thrive going forward. The report by Israeli-based fintech and insuretech innovation hub Axell, conducted research over a six-month period with global industry experts, to explore opportunities ...

Roar Software bolsters team, partners with Milliman

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 25 AUG 2020
... wealth management platform HUB24, and is currently a director at Midas. Roar Software said he would bring "considerable fintech experience to the business as well as a proven track record in innovations which meet the needs of the market". Pettiona said ...

Xero acquires business lender

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 25 AUG 2020
Accounting software provider Xero has acquired an invoice financing business, set to help small businesses access capital. Xero has acquired cloud-based lending platform Waddle, and will cough up an upfront cash payment of $31 million, as well as subsequent ...

SelfWealth awards brokerage mandate

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 4 AUG 2020
... clearing, settlement and execution (CS&E) mandate with retail broker OpenMarkets, in a move that it says demonstrates the two fintech's shared objective of disrupting the status quo. The agreement will begin in January 2021 on a three-year term, with ...

Westpac announces appointment, departure

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 28 JUL 2020
... acting CFO," he said. "He has been instrumental in developing the organisation's strategy, including Westpac's fintech investments, as well as overseeing the implementation of Open Banking and driving efficiencies in the bank's operations." ...

Saxo Markets adds options to platform

ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 17 JUL 2020
... expiry in order to take a profit or limit a loss." The ASX ETOs were added to Saxo Market's platform on July 15, with the fintech taking commissions from $1 per lot.

Bennelong swoops on LIC trading at discount

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 13 JUL 2020
... currently weighing the offer. It includes Marc Fisher, a senior managing director and board member at risk management fintech LumRisk, Raymond Da Silva Rosa, a professor of finance at UWA Business School and Andrew Reeve-Parker, who is a representative ...

NAB Private executive departs

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 JUL 2020
... business in March, another executive has left the bank. NAB Private customer executive Jason Murray is joining ASX-listed fintech FlexiGroup Limited as its chief financial officer, effective July 8. Murray joined NAB as its New South Wales general manager ...

MSC Trustees wins mandate

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 2 JUL 2020
... provide worthwhile opportunities for investors." MSC also provides trustee services to retail and wholesale managed funds, fintech providers, and debt, security and escrow services. Spark has interests in about $18 billion worth of electricity infrastructure ...