MYbank, an online private commercial bank and an associate of Ant Group, reported that it served over 45 million small-and-micro enterprise (SME) clients at the end of 2021, representing a nearly 30 percent increase year-on-year, according to its 2021 annual report. Leveraging its mobile app and cloud-based infrastructure, MYbank pioneered the “310 lending model”. Using this innovative model, it takes SME owners just a few clicks on their phones to obtain a collateral-free business loan. The entire application process can be completed within three minutes, approved within one second and requires zero human interaction.
InMobi, a provider of content, monetisation and marketing tech that help businesses fuel growth, announced an integration of its InMobi Exchange supply-side side platform (SSP) into Yahoo’s demand-side platform (DSP). This will give advertisers, brands and media buyers across Yahoo’s portfolio direct access to premium in-app supply and a user base, at scale.
HCL Technologies (HCL), a global tech company, has expanded its partnership with Avaloq, a provider of digital banking solutions. HCL will develop a top lifecycle management center for Avaloq clients and invest in ongoing training for HCL teams working with Avaloq products. These investments will combine HCL’s deep domain knowledge in financial services with Avaloq’s expertise in digital wealth management technology, to accelerate innovation across the industry.
Racing Driver, Presenter and Stunt Driver Naomi Schiff spoke about the sacrifices and hardships of being a female professional racing driver in a “She Moves Us” video conversation for Sports company PUMA: ”I’ve had a lot of experiences in this short lifetime of mine."
Weighing in at just 13 kilograms, with a price tag of $25,000, and equipped with 13 motors and multiple on-body cameras, Clive is the newest addition to the Australian Research Centre for Interactive and Virtual Environments (IVE), based at Mawson Lakes.
The Aussie climate startup ecosystem is receiving a boost following the announcement of a new international partnership between EnergyLab, which is ANZ’s largest climate tech startup accelerator, and New Energy Nexus (NEX), the world’s leading clean energy accelerator.
M Science, the pioneer in data-driven research and analytics, announced the launch of its Australia Spending Trends Platform. This initiative marks an expansion of the firm's increasing global presence. Derived from M Science’s cutting-edge data, the platform provides daily, weekly, monthly and semi-annual visibility into benchmarking and consumer behaviours.
The Adelaide-based SmartSat Co-operative Research Centre has brought in Canberra-based EOS Space Systems to advance its Project CHORUS tactical satellite terminal. EOS Space Systems will have priority to lead strategic research projects alongside leading universities to assist in the development of breakthrough technologies in military satellite communications.
Marnie’s entrepreneurial spirit and affection for disruption led her to build on the notorious Talent X Brand in January 2019 after finding great success in hiring over the past decade. Her company, Talent X Brand, which now operates at full capacity was founded out of a mutual frustration she and her consulting clients experienced with recruitment agencies. Through Talent X Marnie is calling out the industry for their weaknesses and offers a solution to an outdated and broken system. This is talent acquisition to help companies and employees find happiness together in ethical, fun, and rewarding workplaces.
Oh! Jazz is an on-demand platform, which brings live jazz from iconic clubs in Australia and around the world to the homes of Aussie subscribers, turning their lounge rooms into live jazz venues. A subscription-based OTT platform, Oh! Jazz features a selection of over 150 live shows each year from Madrid, Tokyo, London, Austin, Sydney and Melbourne, exhibiting all jazz styles, including bluesy roots, swinging bebop and latin-infused jazz to name a few.