Judo Bank’s existing backers have stumped up $230 million in a third round capital raise that raises the neobank’s post-money valuation to more than AU$1 billion. The challenger bank targets lending to small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and has now raised more than $770 million in capital since its launch in March 2018, including a… Read more »
ANZ has announced the appointment of Opher Yom-Tov, former general manager of global design consulting firm IDEO, as the bank’s first Chief Design Officer.
Pivotus Ventures has announced a partnership with CUA which will see CUA customers given access to Pivotus’ new banking platform.
Beyond Bank launches expanded grant program for idea-stage and established startups across regional Australia
Beyond Bank Australia has announced the launch of an expanded grant program targeting both idea-stage and established businesses
The Seven Network is partnering with St George Bank to launch screenPLAY, a new omni-channel focused on gaming and esports content.
National Australia Bank has led a US$24 (AU$32) million Series D round for Toronto-based cloud accounting startup Wave through its VC fund, NAB Ventures.
Thirteen companies have banded together to launch the Regtech Association, a group focused on facilitating collaboration and growth in the regtech sector.
NAB Labs launches healthtech platform Medipass Solutions to help streamline doctor bookings and payments
NAB has partnered with healthtech startup Medipass Solutions to develop a new healthtech platform that will integrate the bank’s HICAPS system.
MEETIG8’s online job marketplace provides a simplistic and cheap way for companies to hire freelance risk compliance and audit professionals.
Employment Hero has announced a partnership with ANZ that will see its HR technology rolled out to ANZ’s small business customers.
Westpac-backed VC fund Reinventure has today announced its seed investment in Melbourne-based payment middleware platform Doshii.
Kiwibank has announced the seven startups who will be participating in its New Zealand Kiwibank Fintech Accelerator program.
The Commonwealth Bank has announced the sale of its remaining stake in Visa for $439 million following a review of its capitalised software assets.
Australian startup Octet partners with Chinese bank Asiafactor to provide SMEs with a global payment platform
Following on from a partnership deal with Westpac earlier this year, Australian fintech startup Octet has today partnered with Chinese bank Asiafactor to provide SMEs with a global payment platform. Octet will now connect its customers across China to more than 10,000 world suppliers.