Articles with tag: australia

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HSBC, Queensland to invest for Great Barrier Reef protection

22 Oct 2020 | Payments General

Australia's Queensland state and HSBC have announced plans of investment to protect the world-heritage listed Great Barrier Reef which is suffering from extensive coral bleaching events.

HSBC, Australia, Queensland, investment, Great Barrier Reef, Reef Credits

Afterpay, Westpac to offer savings accounts

20 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Australia-based Afterpay and Westpac have announced their partnership to offer savings accounts to customers in Australia, through Westpac’s digital banking platform.

Afterpay, Westpac, partnership, savings accounts, digital banking, Australia

Bendigo Bank, Tyro Payments partner for merchant acquiring alliance

20 Oct 2020 | Payments General

Australia-based retail banking company Bendigo Bank has partnered with payments solutions provider Tyro Payments to form a merchant acquiring alliance.

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Link4 launches InvoiceExpress to help SMEs

20 Oct 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Australia-based Link4 has released its InvoiceExpress solution to bring the benefits of e-invoicing to small and medium businesses (SMEs), according to the official press release.

Link4, InvoiceExpress, SMEs, e-invoicing, invoices, Australia, SMEs, businesses, cloud accounting system, cash flow, outstanding invoices, overdue payments, PEPPOL

Fintech Laybuy partners with Manchester United

14 Oct 2020 | Payments General

New Zealand-based Laybuy has teamed up with Manchester United to become the football club’s official buy-now-pay-later partner, according to AltFi

Fintech, Laybuy, Manchester United, New Zealand, United Kingdom, UK, buy now pay later, partnership, football club, interest-free, payments, retail platforms, Premier League, Australia, stock exchange, IPO, coronavirus, pandemic

Samsung, eftpos partner to provide contactless transactions via Samsung Pay

14 Oct 2020 | Mobile Payments

Samsung has partnered with Australia-based payment system provider eftpos to allow contactless transactions through Samsung Pay.

Samsung Pay, eftpos, Australia, contactless payments, mobile payments, partnership, Visa Network, debit cards, e-wallet

UnionPay launches a QR code payment solution to help retailers in Australia and New Zealand

12 Oct 2020 | Mobile Payments

UnionPay has launched UnionPay QR code payment technology to merchants in Australia and New Zealand.

UnionPay, UnionPay QR code, merchants, Australia, New Zealand, merchant, mobile payments, COVID-19, cardholders, scan&go, e-wallet, retailers

Payrix acquires IntegraPay, entering the Australian and New Zealand markets

09 Oct 2020 | Payments General

US-based fintech Payrix has entered the Australian and New Zealand markets following the acquisition of IntegraPay.

Payrix, IntegraPay, acquisition, Australia, New Zeeland, payments, payment service provider, digital payments

DataMesh Group launches new payment system

09 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

Australia-based fintech DataMesh Group has launched a new payment system which allows automatic routing via eftpos’ Australian Debit system.

DataMesh Group, Australia, merchants, payments

RiskCapCom, Apollo Fintech to offer regtech and fintech solutions

05 Oct 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Australia-based regtech RiskCapCom and Apollo Fintech have partnered in a bid to develop relationships and obtain contracts in the Middle East, Asia, Africa, and other global regions.

 

RiskCapCom, Apollo Fintech, partnership, Australia, regtech, fintech, cryptocurrency, blockchain, CBDC, compliance management

Australia establishes Commonwealth e-invoicing deadline

02 Oct 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

The Australian government has announced a AUD 3.6 million push to make electronic invoicing mandatory for all Australia's Commonwealth agencies by July 1, 2022. 

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Large global banks invest USD 20 mln in BioCatch

01 Oct 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

BioCatch, a global provider of behavioural biometrics solutions, has announced that four major global banks have invested USD 20 million in the company.

online fraud, behavioural biometrics, coronavirus, BioCatch, funding, Barclays, Citi, HSBC, National Australia Bank

Australia-based Airwallex secures a total of USD 200 mln in Series D

30 Sep 2020 | Payments General

Payments and banking group Airwallex has extended its latest funding round by another USD 40 million, taking the company to a Series D funding round of USD 200 million, according to AltFi.

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Police Bank turns to SISS Data Services for Open Banking solution

30 Sep 2020 | Payments General

Member-owned financial institution, Police Bank, has selected SISS Data Services (SDS) as their partner to enable compliance with the first phase of Consumer Data Right (CDR).

open banking, Australia, Consumer Data Right, GDPR, financial products, banking, finance, customer data, Police Bank

Australian Government announces digital ID plan to boost economic recovery

29 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

The Australian Government has announced dedicating USD 800 million in spending to support businesses to increase their digital capability.

The Australian Government, Australia, Digital ID, MyGovID, Australian Business Number, GST, digital readiness assessment, fraud protection, fraud prevention, digital identity

ID Exchange rolls out Open Banking platform for fintechs

29 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Australia-based privacy and data-sharing tech firm ID Exchange has provided access to a plug-and-play data-sharing Open Banking platform to help fintechs.

ID Exchange, Open Banking platform, fintechs, Australia, open banking, data-sharing, utility platforms, digi.me, New Zealand, app developers, hyper personalised services, data flow channels, banks, super funds, social channels, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Spotify

Westpac Bank to pay record fine over money laundering breaches

25 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Australia’s Westpac Bank has negotiated to pay a record USD 0.9 billion fine for the nation’s biggest breach of money laundering laws, according to BBC.

Westpac Bank, money laundering, financial crime, international transfers, due diligence, Australia

Australian e-invoicing startup Link4 signs deal with the Federal Treasury

23 Sep 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Australia-based e-invoicing startup Link4 has signed a deal with an Australian Treasury to accelerate invoice payments. 

Link4, Australia, Australian Treasury, Pan-European Public Procurement Online, PEPPOL, e-invoicing, Sage One, MYOB, Reckon One, Saasu, Xero, QuickBooks,

Samsung implements CDCVM for bigger payments on Samsung Pay

21 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Samsung has launched a new functionality for Samsung Pay Australia-based users that allows them to verify payments over USD 100 or USD 200, without touching a point-of-sale terminal.

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Samsung Pay streamlines checkout experience for Australian merchants

15 Sep 2020 | Mobile Payments

Samsung Electronics Australia has launched a new feature that allows Samsung Pay users to provide payment verification for high-value transactions directly from their mobile device. 

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