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ASIC signs cooperation agreement with Hong Kong regulator to help fintechs explore expansion

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With Australia looking to push collaboration with Asia, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has signed a cooperation agreement with its Hong Kong counterpart, the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) to help fintech companies in each market more easily expand into the other.

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Vic government plans Docklands fintech hub

The Victorian government has announced plans to back a fintech hub in Melbourne’s Docklands.
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FinTech Australia to run week-long festival in Melbourne

Australian fintech industry leaders today announced that Melbourne would later this year host a week-long fintech festival, which is expected to be the most influential event of its type in the Asia-Pacific region.
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Open banking: a game changer for millennials

300 bankers on how open banking and APIs will affect their business
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40 Melbourne Startups To Watch in 2017

Australia’s startup culture has been growing exponentially year on year. Here's what’s happening with the Melbourne startups shaking up our tech space.
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