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Adviser-matching app launches
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 23 NOV 2018
... officially launch in June 2019 and will sit within the FPA's Money & Life website. The FPA also extended its 2017 Why Fintech is Not a Threat report by releasing a practical guide to help advisers find the right technology providers. The guide outlines ...
AI ramping up but legal risks remain
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 16 NOV 2018
... keen to avoid any legal risk associated with non-compliance, in particular as they continue to grow and develop their fintech offerings and their use of AI-driven regtech solutions," Lawrence said. Looking inwards, only a third (38%) of financial institutions ...
Global tech wars disrupt $600m market
MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  WEDNESDAY, 14 NOV 2018
... requirements and user experience," Ant Financial Service Group director Jie Song says. Ant Financial, a $200 billion-plus fintech company, launched in Australia three years ago and made a big splash last December when it partnered with Westfield. While ...
The lucky country for fintechs
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 5 NOV 2018
A new report points to Australia as a leader in supporting the development of fintech solutions and exploring their potential. In a new research paper, the Alliance for Financial Inclusion has reviewed the varying approaches of some of the world's developing ...
Fintechs in the money, gain confidence
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 30 OCT 2018
The fintech sector is bullish it can grab market share from big banks and incumbents with the advent of open banking and as the fallout from the Royal Commission plays out, EY's latest fintech census shows. With one-in-five fintechs now turning a profit ...
Social media reacts to SIBOS
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 26 OCT 2018
... makers & thought leaders from the financial services industry. Today is an excellent opportunity to showcase NSW as the fintech capital of Australian and the region. #Sibos pic.twitter.com/elEgoHRCv0 - Gladys Berejiklian (@GladysB) October 22, 2018 NSW ...
Beware the fintech Ponzi scheme
MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  FRIDAY, 26 OCT 2018
Not to rain on the fintech parade but financial advisers and investors in Australia must stay alert against Ponzi schemes posing as P2P platforms. In a paper released by the SWIFT Institute titled "Quo Vadis? A comparison of the fintech revolution in ...
The rise of challenger banks in Australia: SIBOS
MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  THURSDAY, 25 OCT 2018
... Conference held in Sydney this week, senior heads at the three challenger banks spoke about how changing customer needs, fintech and - for the local market - the Royal Commission will change the way people transact in the next five years. The trends ...
Digital custody evolutionary, not revolutionary: SIBOS
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 25 OCT 2018
... conference in Sydney on Tuesday morning, SIX head of product management and development Valerio Roncone said the Swiss-based fintech believes the next step in custody will be evolutionary, and less about wholesale changes. "We at SIX believe that the ...
Robo-advice register launches
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 23 OCT 2018
... a multitude of robo-advisers in the market. The Robo Adviser (Smart Tools) register profiles 36 financial management fintech solutions sold directly to consumers that provide budgeting, trading, investing and post-retirement services. This includes fintechs ...
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