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Open Banking and API Melbourne 2019 Blog

04/05/2019

Open banking is coming, and it could save you money

Open banking is being phased in from July 2019, making it easier for you to switch banks and get a better deal. It could even result in fintechs being a more viable option for you over a traditional bank.

But what is open banking exactly, how much control will it give you over your own data, and what are banks doing about potential privacy issues?

04/05/2019

Open Banking in Australia

Finance is changing in Australia. Find out what open banking is and how it affects you.

04/05/2019

One Year of Open Banking: Insights from the UK

“Two years ago, Open Banking was regarded by many as a typical compliance exercise championed only by a handful of FinTechs – more tech spend driven by compliance rather than business case or customer need. This is no longer the case.  Banks have very firmly moved from viewing Open Banking as a compliance exercise to an opportunity to compete and innovate. 

04/05/2019

Demystifying Open Banking

The City of London Corporation has released a short video “Demystifying Open Banking” to help the public understand how it works. Open Banking was created to transform the way customers bank online. It aims to re-energise the banking sector by making it easier for customers and small to medium-sized businesses to give access to their data so they can compare services and access new, potentially more competitive products.