FinTech Australia stories
FinTech Australia & major banks ignite innovation with reverse pitch event
FinTech Australia, backed by Investment NSW, partners with major banks ANZ, Westpac and tech firm 1835i for a reverse pitch event on 21 February 2024, inviting fintechs to solve local banking issues.
APAC FinTech network launches to encourage cross-border innovation
Nine associations formally launched the network by signing a Statement of Intent at the Asian Financial Forum event in Hong Kong.
Fintech Australia begins hunt for new CEO as Danielle Szetho steps down
Fintech Australia CEO, Danielle Szetho, is stepping down after two years. The organisation is searching for a new lead executive.
Australia and Hong Kong strengthen 70 year FinTech relationship with MoU
Fintech Australia strengthens ties with Hong Kong's FinTech industry to support investment and partnerships in each other's markets.
FinTech industry welcomes Govt's anti-money laundering rules for digital currencies
Aussie FinTech lauds new anti-launder legal revamp, boosting digital currency trust.
Trans-Tasman fintech bond tightened with refreshed focus on innovation
Aus-NZ fintech collaboration boosts as ASIC and FMA fuel innovation drive.
Intersekt fintech festival promises world-first gender equality commitment
The decision is part of an ongoing campaign to drive increased levels of female participation in Australia’s most important startup sector.
Sydney charges ahead as a global FinTech leader, Melbourne not far behind
FinTech Australia welcomes strong performance by Sydney and Melbourne in latest Global Financial Centres Index.
Australia - world leaders in FinTech adoption, ahead of U.S & Hong Kong
Australia is leading the way in FinTech market penetration, ahead of Hong Kong, Singapore and the US, according to a report by FinTech Australia.
Open banking - Australia, behind the eight ball, report says
Australia lags in the global open banking trend, risking customer disengagement, warns a Capgemini-Efma report.
FinTech Australia maps the industry's ecosystem
Australia's fintech industry body has released an ecosystem map showcasing its 119 members and financial services.