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Australia’s best and brightest fintech startups celebrated at 2018 Finnie Awards

The Finnies celebrate the remarkable achievements of Australia’s best FinTech businesses who are recognised for excellence in sectors such as lending, wealth management, payments, crowdfunding, blockchain, artificial intelligence and regtech.

Artificial intelligence startup Silent Eight wins top fintech/regtech award in Australia

Silent Eight bagged the main prize, edging out 10 finalists with roots from the US, UK, Europe and Asia-Pacific. The pitch fest was held in conjunction with the RegTech Association’s maiden #ACCELERATE RegTech 2018 event in Sydney recently.

Robo-adviser fintech startup Stockspot secures $3 million in Series B funding round

Led by Graham Tuckwell, Founder of ETF Securities, and Alium Capital an Australian growth focused fund, the latest capital raise will help strengthen Stockspot’s position as the country’s leading digital investment service.

The latest Startup Muster survey shows the opportunities, progress and challenges in Australia’s startup...

We trust this report will improve the understanding of not just our current ecosystem, but also those that will help build our future ecosystem.

5 ways cloud is fuelling the next wave of innovation in Australia’s fintech space

In fact, Australia’s fintech space is booming. It has been predicted that our fintech sector will reach $4.2 billion by 2020 (up from just under $250 million in 2015).

New start-up taking small business lending to the next level raises $8m in seed...

Sail has developed a unique algorithm that harnesses big data in real-time to offer fully customised lending decisions. In a matter of minutes, business owners can apply and receive a loan offer that is tailored to meet their needs.

Spark Festival is back to celebrate start-ups and innovation in Sydney this October

In only its second year, having rebranded from the highly successful Startup Week Sydney in 2015, Spark Festival is Australia's leading startup festival, organised by the startup community for the startup community. The first round of Spark Festival’s program features over 50 events across tracks including The Startup Journey, HealthTech, Going Global, Internet of Things (IoT), Cyber Security, Social Enterprise, Fintech, Education, Diversity and more.

This tech start-up raised $1.25 million to help businesses collect their debts faster

Automated debt collection company ezyCollect has closed its oversubscribed capital raising at $1.25 million in a round led by Tank Stream Ventures.

He changed the $300bn Aussie construction industry with this one fintech innovation

Progressclaim.com is tailor made for the construction industry and streamlines the claim process by offering complete transparency, allowing claims to be processed collaboratively while minimising the risk of disputes and speeding up submittals and approvals

Australia’s first home loan marketplace has hit the $1 billion mark in under a...

Australia’s first marketplace for home loans, HashChing recently announced its $1 billion of home loans milestone as momentum builds for the Sydney based fintech company.

KPMG has chosen these 14 fintech start-ups for its new accelerator to help bring...

KPMG Australia recently announced the launch of mLabs, a market-first corporate fintech accelerator connecting forward-thinking mutual Authorised Deposit-taking Institutions (ADIs) with some of Australia’s most exciting fintech startups.

This fintech is lending Australian businesses based on their unpaid invoices within Xero

Australian fintech Waddle has a first-of-its-kind invoice financing product offers businesses a revolving line of credit based on their unpaid Xero invoices

Attracting lots of interest: Peer-to-peer lending is finally set to take off in Australia

Peer-to-peer lending has already grown significantly in the UK and the US, but remains in its early stages in Australia. However, it's now set to take off

7 Australian fintech start-ups have been named among the world’s 50 emerging stars on...

7 Aussie fintechs are on the Fintech 100 list published by Fintech Innovators, a collaboration between fintech investors H2 Ventures and KPMG Fintech

A new census has revealed that Melbourne has great fintech potential

The first ever Fintech Census has revealed a strong and thriving community of financial tech companies in Victoria, with the results recently released. Fintech is...

Is crossing the Rubicon that difficult? It’s high time fintech and banks joined hands

The convergence of fintech and traditional banks is imminent but overdue, writes Andrew Colliver, CEO of Banjo Loans, a new online lending platform for SMEs

All three Wellington start-ups scooped big awards at this Australasian fintech showcase in Sydney...

Banqer, Eight Wire and Sharesight, the three Wellington start-ups at the recent Afiniation FinTech Showcase in Sydney all scooped big awards there

Fintech 100 is looking for the next generation of global fintech innovators

Nominations are open for inclusion in the ‘Fintech 100’ list, which will recognise leading fintech innovators from around the world

This fintech disruptor is taking on the big banks to take the pain out...

Banjo, a Melbourne-based online lender providing secured and unsecured loans to Australian SMEs, has launched to take the pain out of business borrowing

This fintech start-up is out to make finding unsecured business loans much easier for...

Over 400,000 small businesses in Australia are in need of cash flow finance and eBroker is looking to help them find unsecured business loans easier

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