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Two Australian fintechs have just made it to the top 50 global list

Australian companies made a strong showing in the H2 Ventures and KPMG 2018 Fintech100. The top placed Australian fintechs are AfterPay Touch and Airwallex. Also included are Agridigital, Look Who’s Charging, Nod, Power Ledger and Trade Ledger. Two Australian fintechs, AfterPay Touch and Airwallex, have made it into this year’s […]
Two Australian fintechs have just made it to the top 50 global list
Tech

10 Australian startups just made the global Fintech100

Ten Australian tech companies have made the annual Fintech100 list for 2017, while China took out the three top spots. The honour roll of the best fintechs around the world, compiled by KPMG and Australian venture capital firm H2 Ventures, consists of a top 50 ranked list and an unranked […]
10 Australian startups just made the global Fintech100
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H2 Ventures is looking for artificial intelligence startups

Australian venture capitalist H2 Venture is expanding its investment and accelerator program for fintechs to data and artificial intelligence (AI) startups. Applications are open now for up to 16 startups for the Winter 2017 intake starting in August. “We have always wanted to add data and AI in a big […]
H2 Ventures is looking for artificial intelligence startups
Tech

How despair with the Abbott government inspired a fintech startup

Tom Culver, then a wealth manager for ANZ, distinctly remembers the moment when he lost faith in governments and started getting the nagging feeling that something needed to be done. “It was during the [Tony] Abbott years, when I realised that governments don’t see themselves accountable for the future of […]
How despair with the Abbott government inspired a fintech startup
Tech

Sydney’s H2 accelerator just backed seven new fintech startups

Seven startups have joined the latest intake into the H2 Ventures accelerator in Sydney. The new class includes some surprising choices for a fintech accelerator – including FanTrade, which is described as a “social sports trading game”, and DishMe, a marketplace to have chef-made meals made on demand. “We are […]
Sydney’s H2 accelerator just backed seven new fintech startups
Markets

9 Australian companies have made it to the latest global Fintech 100

Nine Australian companies are in the global 2016 Fintech 100. The latest annual list, compiled by accelerator H2 Ventures and KPMG, includes Prospa (31), Tyro (43) and SocietyOne (50) among the leading 50 established fintech companies. Another six are in the 50 emerging stars list: Afterpay, Brighte, Data Republic, Identitii, […]
9 Australian companies have made it to the latest global Fintech 100