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Australia Tightens the Competition and Consumer Act with Stricter Penalties

Sudipto Ghosh
Last week, the Australian lawmakers passed the Treasury Laws Amendment Bill 2022 to strengthen the existing  Competition & Consumer Act 2010. The new amendments to CCA 2010 would now attract harsher penalties for companies that indulge in unfair practices with the consumers and small businesses. Corporations found to contravene the......
Banking Featured Fintech

Basiq Unveils New Opportunities in Open Banking for Australia

Sudipto Ghosh
Codat, theuniversal API, has partnered with Basiq to bring “out of box” solution for data integration in open banking in Australia. The concept of open banking for Australia is built on strong foundation of data management, data integrity and compliance. In 2019, Australia embraced the open data economy by passing......
Featured Fintech News

Finance in Africa 2022: Navigating the Financial Landscape in Turbulent Times

Sudipto Ghosh
The financial landscape is changing at a rapid pace. Compared to the current fleet of modern technology companies focused on emerging capabilities in SaaS and Cloud computing, banking sector has weathered the pandemic well. In modern context of fintech-as-a-service, financial landscape is showing the resilience against competition and market expansion......
Featured Fintech

FinTech Will Determine the Powerhouse Economies of Next 10 Years

Fintech Staff Writer
Fintech will determine which countries will become powerhouse economies of the next decade, affirms the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory, asset management and fintech organizations.  The observation from Nigel Green, deVere Group’s CEO and founder, follows his appointment as an adviser to Thailand’s National Innovation......
Featured Fintech Primers Stock Market

Understanding the Basics of Stock Market Trading- An Enigma?

Pooja Choudhary
DNA Of the Modern Stock Market Although stock market is a term which creates goosebumps but if dealt pragmatically it’s an interesting arena. A stock market is a locus where buyers and sellers both come together to trade into shares of companies and Institutions. Way back the stock market was......
Digital Wallet Featured Fintech

HFM Launches Trading on Latest App Version with Specialized In-app Trading Features

Fintech News Desk
Global multi-asset broker HFM announced the release of its new mobile application, featuring in-app trading to better cater for the needs of its ever-growing client base. The improved app, available for both Android and iOS users, combines HFM’s industry-leading conditions with cutting-edge technology offering traders a fully customized mobile trading experience.......
Analytics Banking Featured Technology

New Report: BaaS versus Embedded Banking. Why Fintech is Losing Momentum with BaaS

Sudipto Ghosh
Embeding banking solutions are the crux of modern FinTech innovation. As many as 80% of the Fintech leaders in Europe are unable to distinguish between embedded banking and BaaS products. For these respondents, both Fintech terminologies mean one and the same thing. How does it impact the Fintech market? Well,......
Artificial Intelligence Featured

Cryptyde Expands Fintech Capabilities with Machine Learning & Blockchain

Sudipto Ghosh
Machine learning is one of the most important technologies in the financial services industry. Today, a leading fintech platform for e-commerce, Cryptyde has announced it has acquired Forever 8 Fund. Forever8’s acquisition lays the foundation for Cryptyde’s fintech portfolio and positions Cryptyde to generate revenue from the F8 acquisition, beginning......
Featured Technology

Mukuru and WeThinkCode Partner to Host SheHacks to Solve Financial Services Challenges in Africa

Fintech Staff Writer
Mukuru partners with WeThinkCode to present a women-only hackathon to inspire creative solutions for its Pan-African financial education and management tools Mukuru, a leading next-generation financial services platform in Southern Africa, and WeThinkCode, an academy that delivers a world-class coding curriculum for dynamic youth while addressing the industry skills shortage,......
Cryptocurrency Digital Asset Management Featured

CoinSmart and Coinsquare Come Together to Build Next-gen Crypto Asset Trading Platform

Fintech Staff Writer
CoinSmart has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Coinsquare, a leading Canadian crypto asset trading platform. This agreement is pursuant to which CoinSmart has agreed to sell to Coinsquare all of the issued and outstanding shares of its wholly-owned operating subsidiary Simply Digital Technologies Inc. The......