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Austrade’s Landing Pads make NSW startups go global

The NSW Government, in collaboration with the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade), sponsored eight NSW based fintech and cyber start-ups to visit the Australian Landing Pad in Tel Aviv.

Landing Pads are an Australian Government initiative intended to stimulate Australian innovation and entrepreneurship. The Landing Pads are in five locations around the world: San Francisco, Shanghai, Berlin, Singapore and Tel Aviv.

Tel Aviv, which is widely regarded as one of the best startup ecosystems in the world, provided an ideal environment for our entrepreneurs looking to grow their startup.

Read more here.

One of the eight startups attending the ten-day program that included meetings with investors, strategic partners & potential customers, professional workshops and attendance to the biggest international innovation industry event of the year in Israel – the DLD Innovation Festival was FlashFX.

FlashFX just launched its highly anticipated lean high-performance foreign exchange transfer payment service that safely, efficiently and reliably provides users with a better customer experience compared to the opaque, siloed and inefficient banking networks.

Built on a common global infrastructure and bringing new efficiencies to financial remittances, by enabling near real-time settlements, improving visibility and reducing risk, FlashFX delivers tangible advantages from both a technical and financial perspective.

Based in Sydney Australia, FlashFX is a cutting-edge fin-tech startup engineered from the ground up to deliver intelligent foreign exchange transfer services, of course without hidden fees.

Using the innovative Ripple technology platform and XRP, Ripple's digital currency, FlashFX delivers extraordinary transparency, speed and transactional control to users.

FlashFX provides a lean high-performance foreign exchange transfer payment services that safely, efficiently and reliably provides users with a better customer experience.

The technology tightly integrates payments messaging with funds settlements, allowing for unprecedented visibility and performance.

Unlike the banks, FlashFX puts their customers in control. They can choose a target conversion rate, automate the international money transfer and track their currency transfer, like a package, from start to finish.

Learn more about FlashFX and sign up to benefit from their cutting-edge technology, great rates, transparency and control.

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