This summer, a group of banks in Australia did the unthinkable — they took on Apple, the on-again, off-again largest company in the world. Today it was announced the banks appear to have lost that fight, as expected. They cannot collectively bargain with Apple, as they had requested. The AustralianRead More
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Apple and three of Australia’s Big Four banks are fighting about mobile payments — and both sides are appealing to regulators for help. National Australia Bank, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Westpac have united to fight the Cupertino, Calif.-based giant — which is bigger than all of them combined. Australia and New ZealandRead More
Mobile banking isn’t limited to the mobile phone any longer. Westpac New Zealand, a standalone company owned by Sydney, Australia-based Westpac Banking Corp., has jumped to the front of the innovation queue with a smartwatch app live in the wild. Called Cash Tank, the software displays the user’s account balance inRead More