Financial advice startup Lumiant, has extended its $1.17 million seed capital raise through equity crowdfunding site Equitise and is now looking to raise a further $2 million. The fintech it’s seeking the additional capital amid high demand for its services to investing in its ability to scale and increase distribution across Australia. Lumiant is a… Read more »
Financial advisers are backing a crowdfunding campaign for an $11 million independent ratings startup
Adviser Ratings CEO Mark Hoven and MD and co-founder Angus Woods. Source: supplied Sydney-based independent financial advice rating and data startup Adviser Ratings has turned to crowdfunding as it seeks to respond the banking royal commission’s findings into conflicts of interest in the sector. The Series A raise through equity crowdfunding platform Birchal launched publicly… Read more »
Gen Y-focused financial advisory firm Wealth Enhancers launches e-learning course to help millennials with money
Gen Y-focused financial advisory firm Wealth Enhancers has expanded into online education with the launch of Wealth Creation for Gen Y, a course aimed at helping Gen Y out with their finances.
Fintech Investfit has launched today with $1.5 million in Series A funding, offering a platform that uses an algorithm to predict a user’s financial future.
FinTech startup Map My Plan helps users reach their money goals without linking them to other financial products
From the first budget apps to apps helping users build solid investment portfolio, fintech startups have done a lot to make financial planning and investing accessible to a wider audience that may not necessarily have the means to engage professionals to handle their money. However, many of these services, like traditional financial planners, link advice to associated financial products, taking a commission.