Statement by FinTech Australia on comments by Ed Husic, MP

FinTech Australia has always been, and remains, fiercely apolitical.

If we think a proposal hurts the fintech industry, then we will state it – irrespective of its origin. (more…)

Equity crowd-funding legislation set to create jobs, growth

The peak body for Australias fintech industry today welcomed the approval of new equity crowd-sourcing laws and confirmed the changes would provide a major new avenue to allow companies to grow and create jobs. (more…)

Sydney surfer startup founder is behind the world-hit contactless payment sunglasses

An Australian startup has been revealed as the key technology partner of new contactless payment sunglasses which have led to a world sensation after being unveiled at the iconic South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival. (more…)

Australia in strong global blockchain position following release of standards roadmap

Australian fintech companies were in the box seat to take advantage of blockchain technology, following the release of an important standards roadmap, the peak body for Australias fintech industry said today. (more…)