Queensland financial giant Suncorp has announced plans for a three-month accelerator program for fintech startups. The Suncorp Digital Incubator Program is a 90-day accelerator offering access to mentors, designers, data/APIs and tech and business experts, at the bank’s Digital Labs in Brisbane. Applications are now open with the program kicking off in June. Chief Information… Read more »
California-based on-demand insurance startup Trov has raised US$45 million ($59.44 million) in a Series D round led by Munich Re / HSB Ventures, with participation from all its Series C investors, including Australia’s Suncorp Group.
Microsoft has announced today that Steven Worrall will step into the role of Australian Managing Director for the company.
Set to be held at Suncorp’s headquarters at Brisbane Square, the Fintech Startup Weekend is looking to boost local interest in the space. With over 20 fintech businesses already headquartered in Southeast Queensland, there is significant space for the sector to grow.