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Time for retail banking to step up

By Matthew Smith
293 days ago

Unwinding the sales culture within the banks’ mortgage-broking businesses won’t be easy, but it can be done.

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How fintech is a game changer for women

By Matthew Smith
301 days ago

The next generation of women in finance might be busting through glass walls instead of butting up against glass ceilings, as some of the most prominent women in Australia’s burgeoning fintech startup scene are proving.

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Why we need fear

By Matthew Smith
308 days ago

Fear, it could be argued, is the single biggest factor influencing humans’ behaviour relating to money. Fear is what drives people to engage with the banking and finance industry, and it’s also what drives people away.

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When technology trumps finance

By Matthew Smith
316 days ago

In 10 years from now – or even less – it will be technology companies, not financial institutions, dictating terms of service for customers in banking and finance, according to a high profile corporate law professor.

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Regtech gets a voice

By Matthew Smith
321 days ago

The Regtech Association, launched late last week, is a first of its kind. It’s a product of the latent demand in the finance industry for specialist technology in this area, says Eric Frost, CEO of Simple KYC, one of the association’s founding members.

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What’s driving our data revolution

By Matthew Smith
321 days ago

Information is power, it always has been. But what’s different now, compared to a mere couple of years ago, is the capacity for businesses and entrepreneurs to collect information and leverage technology to deliver a better outcome for consumers.

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In profile: James Symond, Housing market in new territory, but no bubble

By Marion Fahrer
873 days ago

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In profile: Katherine Milesi, from dot com to digital revolution

By Robin Christie
908 days ago

Katherine Milesi has ridden the digital wave through its ups and downs since the 90s, and is now Senior Partner, Deloitte Digital and a board member of Deloitte Australia.

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Scholarship winner Tim Carleton’s lessons from Harvard

By Robin Christie
924 days ago

Part two of our interview with Tim Carleton, 2014 Hugh DT Williamson scholarship winner.

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