National Australian Bank (NAB) has announced its alliance with two global leading financial institutions- Israel’s Bank Leumi and the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). The alliance will open up opportunities for NAB to tap into international innovation initiatives and insights, with a major focus on looking at blockchain technology.
Sydney’s leading loan bidding platform LoanDolphin has reached a significant milestone and has announced it has exceeded $100 million in home loan auctions. The fintech startup has already seen customers save over $130,000 on a $500,000 home loan over 30 years.
Australian startup Bigstone has today announced the launch of its online lending marketplace to offer the best small business loans in the country. The startup aims to help fill the $2.4 trillion credit gap in the SME lending market by giving small businesses a better risk adjusted rate of return.
Fintech startup Spotcap has today announced its $11 million milestone in short-term credit lines and loans to SMEs as it celebrates its first year of business in Australia.
National Bank Australia (NAB) has announced strategic partnerships with the University of Melbourne and Melbourne Business School, with the partnerships to facilitate the exchange and collaboration of ideas and talent between the business and university sector.
There are various types of startups in the world. There are the quirky ones that try to make us smile, those that quell boredom, startups that aim to make us healthier, those who want to get us organised and work better, and those that try to change the way big institutions work. Brisbane startup dfinanz aims to be the latter.