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AccessPay, Assembly Payments win SWIFT industry challenge

AccessPay and Assembly Payments have won financial services cooperative SWIFT’s global gpi industry challenge.

Flare HR said to secure $7m investment from Reinventure Group

HR and payroll platform Flare HR has reportedly secured a $7m investment from Westpac Banking’s venture firm Reinventure Group.

Australia-based Spriggy nabs $2.5m

Australia-based Spriggy has reportedly raised around $2.5m in its latest funding round led by Alium Capital.

ZipMoney secures $40m strategic investment

Payment solution provider ZipMoney has completed a $40m strategic investment from Australian bank Westpac.

Australia-based Bitcoin.com.au has netter $815k

Australia-based Bitcoin exchange Bitcoin.com.au has reportedly netted $815,000 in its series A funding round.

Simply Wall St raises $1.8m Series A from its users

Australia-based Simply Wall St has closed its Series A on $1.8m from its user base of 100,000 retail investors.

Australian accounting firm Practice Ignition pockets $3.75m

Australian accounting platform Practice Ignition has picked up AUD$5m ($3.75m) in a Series A funding round.

Aussie robo-advisor Stockspot nabs $2.2m

Sydney-based robo-advisor and fund management firm Stockspot has raised $2.2m in a Series B round. Australian asset management company ETF Securities’ founder Graham Tuckwell co-led the investment with Alium Capital.

Airwallex scoops up $13m to take B2B remittances global

Australian cross-border payments service Airwallex has landed $13m in a round led by Chinese web giant Tencent. Sequoia Capital China, MasterCard and existing backer Gobi Ventures also participated.

Stripe-backer Square Peg Capital closes $180m fund

Australian venture capital firm Square Peg Capital has closed its latest fund with $180m (AU$234m). The firm invested in payments disruptor Stripe’s $100m Series C round in July 2015.