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The App Making Australian IPOs More Inclusive

The App Making Australian IPOs More Inclusive

by Bloomberg Video 07 October 2015 @ 1:33PM

Ben Bucknell, chief executive officer at On-Market Bookbuilds, discusses his company's app that increases access to IPOs, how it works and the outlook for the sector. He speaks to Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat on "Trending Business."

Malcolm Turnbull unveils new OnMarket bidding app targeted at investors

Malcolm Turnbull unveils new OnMarket bidding app targeted at investors

by Rebeccah Elley (Mozo) 07 October 2015 @ 1:23PM

Today Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull joined OnMarket BookBuilds CEO Ben Bucknell at the launch of the OnMarket direct bidding app, a free platform that allows you to buy IPOs and placements from your phone, tablet or desktop.

OnMarket BookBuilds: Turnbull to unveil online float tech

OnMarket BookBuilds: Turnbull to unveil online float tech

by Andrew Main (The Australian) 07 Oct 2015

Malcolm Turnbull will this morning unveil a new process, claimed to be a world-first, whereby retail investors can get direct online access to new floats and share placements. It’s been devised by OnMarket BookBuilds, the disrupter which has so far raised more ...

Australia's PM: To support startups, we must become comfortable with failure

Australia's PM: To support startups, we must become comfortable with failure

by Ariel Bogle (Mashable) 07 Oct 2015

When Malcolm Turnbull wrested the Australian prime ministership from Tony Abbott in September, he immediately pitched himself as a new breed of leader with a penchant for startups, although his track record as communications minister left some in doubt.

Making Australian IPOs More Inclusive, With an App

Making Australian IPOs More Inclusive, With an App

by Rishaad Salamat (Bloomberg Video) 07 Oct 2015

Ben Bucknell, chief executive officer at On-Market Bookbuilds, discusses his company's app that increases access to IPOs, how it works and the outlook for the sector. He speaks to Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat on "Trending Business."

Full interview with On Market's CEO Ben Bucknell

Full interview with On Market's CEO Ben Bucknell - Copy

by Ticky Fullerton (ABC) 07 Oct 2015

Creators of On Market's new mobile app is promising retail investors access to IPOs, previously only available to big institutions. The app boasts it will cut out the middlemen, meaning less work for brokers.

Why fintech is the most important industry right now

Why fintech is the most important industry right now

by Libby-Jane Charleston (Huffington Post) 01 Oct 2015

Fintech is beginning to disrupt the financial world as we know it. The financial industry is now more focused than ever on technological innovation than at any other time. OMB Founder Ben Bucknell told HuffPost Australia Fintech is all about technological ...

How you can change the market – one download at a time

How you can change the market – one download at a time

by Alex Galin (Australian Shareholders' Association) 01 Oct 2015

Alex Galin writes for the Australian Shareholders Association Equity magazine about how investors can empower and encourage new and emerging financial technologies. She writes: "Technologies are being built to make the financial markets fairer ...

Fintech lessons from London

Fintech lessons from London

by Ben Bucknell (Fintech Business) 28 Sep 2015

Ben Bucknell writes for Fintech Business after returning from a two week trip to Fintech Week sponsored by UK Trade & Investment. Ben writes: "the UK government has just rolled out the red carpet for the world’s elite fintech community, sending a clear signal that London is the global centre of fintech excellence."

ASX Bookbuild: NAB throws down the gauntlet

ASX Bookbuild: NAB throws down the gauntlet

by Andrew Main (The Australian) 16 Jul 2015

NAB is not afraid of a stoush: it has simultaneously thrown down the gauntlet to its rival commercial banks and also the big investment banks by being the first of the big four to offer ­clients direct access to ASX Bookbuild, via its online trading arm, nabtrade.

UKTI to send delegation of Australian fintech companies to London

UKTI to send delegation of Australian fintech companies to London

by UK Trade & Investment Australia 23 Jun 2015

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) Australia has announced the names of 10 successful Australian fintech companies who will take part in a delegation to London this September, to coincide with London Fintech Week.

ASX BookBuild brings democracy to the Australian stockmarket

ASX BookBuild brings democracy to the Australian stockmarket

by Business First 22 Jan 2015
To be successful today in online broking it’s vital to deliver value and service. Enabling
participation in initial public offerings and other capital raisings is the ultimate for the demanding self-directed investor writes Andy Rogers, Head of CMC Markets Stockbroking.
OnMarket BookBuilds in battle to attract big deals

OnMarket BookBuilds in battle to attract big deals

by Sally Rose (AFR) 08 Jan 2015

OnMarket BookBuilds is the digital upstart of the Australian broking industry, and eager to attract big deals in 2015. The platform has notable supporters, but faces resistance from the investment banking establishment. The company operates a digital platform that plugs ...

Ringing endorsement for ASX start-up

Ringing endorsement for ASX start-up

by Andrew Main (The Australian) 02 Jan 2015

ON-Market Bookbuilds, the fledgling technology company licensed to ASX Ltd whose system has been used to raise about $100 million in the last year, has found itself singled out for praise by a British report on how best to sell down government assets.