MetLife Australia launches digital life insurance claims lodgement and tracking platform

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MetLife Australia has launched a digital life insurance claims platform using ‘open insurance’ application programming interface (API) technology, making it faster and easier for superannuation fund members to lodge and track life insurance claims. MetLife has launched this new solution with Statewide, a leading superannuation fund based in South Australia. Members can scan and upload […]

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SUPERCentral announces launch of estate planning tool Ask.Will™

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SUPERCentral has announced it would be launching a first-to-market, estate planning tool, Ask.Will™ Ask.Will is a new client support service that helps Advisors to open estate planning discussions with their client, through a simplified process that provides clear directions on the key areas that a client needs to consider in the development of an effective […]

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SendGold platform brings real assets to digital currency

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SendGold, a Sydney based fintech company with an asset-based peer-to-peer digital money platform, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign to raise $2 million. SendGold is hyper-liquid, hyper-accessible, and based on physical gold, one of history’s most reliable assets. SendGold is an alternative to bank money as it allows its customers to save, invest, gift and […]

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Why is Artificial Intelligence (AI) so important?

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Nanuk Asset Management sees growing evidence that listed global companies engaged in artificial intelligence and machine learning are contributing towards more environmentally sustainable and resource efficient outcomes. The simple answer is that AI has advanced to a point where it is fundamentally changing industries by creating commercial solution efficiencies on an unprecedented scale. The application […]

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Blockchain, unchained

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The world is split in two – between those who are passionate advocates of cryptocurrency and those who are equally strongly opposed. The former base their belief on ease of use, flexibility and transparency. The latter say it’s dangerous, precisely because it’s easy to use, flexible and transparent. Go figure. What the critics mean is […]

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AI is reshaping the future of financial services

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Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to transform the financial services industry, particularly in the banking sector, with the costs associated with shifting banks predicted to plunge. The New Physics of Financial Services, a World Economic Forum and Deloitte report, examines how AI will transform the realities of financial institutions by radically changing front and back-office operations, creating […]

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Challenger and HUB24 join forces for annuities on platform

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HUB24 (ASX:HUB) and Challenger Limited (CGF:ASX) has announced they are working together to provide Challenger annuities to advisers and clients on the market-leading HUB24 platform. Challenger annuities will be available to advisers and their clients on HUB24 via the innovative technology of ConnectHUB – a collaboration between HUB24 and their subsidiary Agility Applications. ConnectHUB allows […]

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Raiz chooses Versive’s AI-powered cybersecurity solution to strengthen financial security and compliance

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Versive, Inc., an award-winning AI-based cybersecurity company based in Seattle, U.S, has announced that Raiz Invest Limited (Raiz), a mobile first micro-investment platform based in Australia, is using the Versive Security Engine (VSE) to help protect sensitive customer data and comply with financial regulations. Raiz provides customers an easy way to regularly invest either small […]

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Meet the brains behind Raiz Invest research and insights

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Raiz Invest Limited, the mobile-first micro investing platform, improving financial confidence for over 164,000 Australians, is strategically using research and insights to continuously garner understanding and awareness of their customer needs, with the help of Dr. Jake An, Raiz Invest Research Phd and in conjunction with major Sydney Universities. Dr. Jake An applies his PhD theories […]

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Sharesight data now available in myprosperity

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Leading wealth portal myprosperity has announced a partnership with premier share portfolio tracker, Sharesight. Clients who use Sharesight to track their investments will now be able to view them from within their myprosperity wealth portal. The direct integration of Sharesight portfolio data within myprosperity is the latest milestone in the company’s ambitious journey to create a comprehensive shared data platform for accountants, advisers, and consumers. Chris Ridd, […]

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