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Beyond real-time: the value of pre-authorised payments from b...

Published October 2021

The face of payments in Australia has changed dramatically over the last twenty to thirty years, with the pace of change set to accelerate as technological advancements revolutionise the way we make, receive and request payments. As the most frequently requested ...

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Making cyber security about humans with Alastair MacGibbon

Published July 2021

As cyber-attacks continue to rise, Alastair MacGibbon from CyberCX shared his expertise at Curious Thinkers 2021 about how to make cybersecurity about humans in the fight against cybercrime. In this session, Alastair shares his knowledge gained from his time as t...

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Building on the government’s Open Banking agenda

Published July 2021

In this Curious Thinkers 2021 panel on Open Banking, we heard from industry leaders Scott Farrell, Jamie Leach and Rob Hale led by moderator Kieran McKenna talk about how you can capitalise on the Australian Government’s pivot to a digital economy. The session ...

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Navigating customer-led digital innovation

Published July 2021

At Curious Thinkers 2021, we learned how to navigate customer-led digital innovation in a panel session led by Cuscal’s Chief Client Officer and Deputy CEO Bianca Bates with 86 400’s Travis Tyler, Square’s Samina Hussain Letch and Westpac’s Di Challenor. ...

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DBS’ incredible digital transformation with Paul Cobban

Published July 2021

At Curious Thinkers 2021, DBS Chief Transformation Officer Paul Cobban shared his journey of how he took DBS from being called Damn Bloody Slow to ‘World’s Best Bank’ not just once, but three times over. In this session, Paul walks you through the multi-awa...

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Unlocking opportunities in the era of open data and payments

Published June 2021

Under the government’s Digital Economy Strategy Australia is set to become “a leading digital economy and society by 2030”, with the Consumer Data Right (CDR) one of several initiatives designed to establish the right foundations to grow the digital economy. ...

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Cuscal announces membership of FDATA Australasia

Published March 2021

  Sydney, 18 March 2021 - Cuscal announced today that it will become the latest member of the Australasia chapter of the Financial Data and Technology Association (FDATA). Membership of FDATA will provide Cuscal with valuable advisory, regulatory and indust...

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Bianca Bates is now Chief Client Officer & Deputy CEO

Published December 2020

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Bianca Bates as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Cuscal. Bianca joined Cuscal in July 2014 as General Counsel and Company Secretary before pivoting her career to pursue more commercial responsibility and deeper relat...

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Product reference data sharing obligations commence for ADIs

Published October 2020

Sydney, 1 October 2020 - Mandatory product reference data sharing obligations commenced today for non-major authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs), covering non-major banks, building societies and credit unions, and the non-primary brands of the major banks. ...

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The network effect of PayID as a driver of customer engagement

Published August 2020

In July 2020, the New Payments Platform (NPP) celebrated the registration of the 5 millionth PayID. In reaching this milestone I thought it would be interesting to look at the correlation between PayID registration and customer use and engagement. An analysis of the...

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Cuscal is the oldest Fintech in town

Published July 2020

FinTech Australia Podcast Episode 018 with Cuscal’s Chief Client Officer, Bianca Bates and Tier One People’s Dexter Cousins talking about Cuscal and the journey the organisation has taken since the 1960’s. It turns out Cuscal is the oldest Fintech in town! Cus...

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Managing consumer consent in a digital economy

Published July 2020

 Consent management will be a critical function for the successful rollout and uptake of the Consumer Data Right (CDR). In order to meet regulatory obligations, organisations will be required to demonstrate that they have have in place secure and robust consent ma...

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