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Kit ups its game with new in-app world designed to help kids become confident money managers

Built by an in-house gaming team, ‘Money Quests’ marks Kit’s move into gamified learning, with customisable avatars, rewards, and in-app quests des...
26 September 2023
Media release

CBA strengthens digital lending capabilities with acquisition of Waddle

CBA accelerates drive to provide businesses with faster and more flexible cash flow by acquiring innovative business lending platform via x15ventures.
6 September 2023

CommBank’s x15ventures seeks solutions working towards net-zero future

Xccelerate23 will focus on climate tech startups interested in exploring pathways to a corporate partnership.
17 July 2023

Paytron announced winner of Xccelerate 2022

The full-suite workflows and spend management platform secures a $250,000 SAFE note from Commonwealth Bank’s venture-scaling arm, x15ventures.
30 September 2022

Navigating the digital world of money early

Yish Koh, Managing Director of CommBank-supported money app Kit, on ways to help kids build financial skills and capability through real-world expe...
13 July 2022
Home loans

CommBank launches Unloan

As little as 10 minutes to apply, online only, low rates, rewards for loyalty
17 May 2022

New Aussie money app to help kids learn about digital money

Research reveals almost half of parents actively avoid discussing money with their children.
17 May 2022

x15 invests in OwnHome to help turn more renters into owners

CBA’s x15 continues its support of the Xccelerate2020 winner, joining its Series A funding-round alongside strategic partner, SquarePeg
3 February 2022

x15 launches deal discovery app, Cheddar

Cheddar to use AI to personalise shopping offers for the $364 billion Australian retail sector.
16 November 2021

A career in STEM can be for anyone

From communications to user experience design, x15ventures graduate Jaime Di Laudo discusses her career journey to date.
15 October 2021

CBA’s x15 invests in property disruptor

CBA announces today a new strategic partnership with :Different to transform the way investors digitally manage and maintain their properties.
21 September 2021

Xccelerate21 winners ready to make a splash

The Splashup co-founders look to shake up the ecommerce retail space with their AI-driven product helping shoppers and retail businesses alike.
9 September 2021

x15ventures engineer appointed as latest Distinguished Engineer

The new appointment further integrates the venture-scaler entity with the Bank to help deliver global-best digital experiences for customers.
25 August 2021

Splashup announced as Xccelerate21 winner

Aussie ecommerce startup Splashup secures a $150,000 SAFE note from Commonwealth Bank’s x15ventures.
13 August 2021

x15ventures reimagines it’s Xccelerate21 Community Day

Ten startup teams made it through to Xccelerate21’s Community Day; a day of networking, masterclasses and mentoring – all done virtually.
6 August 2021

Xccelerating the future of retail

CBA’s x15ventures and Stone & Chalk call for experienced entrepreneurs to apply for Xccelerate21 in line with this year’s theme of ‘Retail Reimagin...
1 July 2021

x15ventures and Stone & Chalk to find Australia's up-and-coming retail startups

Winners of the Xccelerate21 program will be offered a $150,000 investment from x15 through a standard SAFE.
22 June 2021

x15ventures launches new venturing platform ‘xStack’

CBA’s venture-scaling entity has launched a new platform designed to help new ventures scale their operations quickly and successfully.
21 May 2021

Making the jump from corporate to startup

Last week, x15ventures invited the Startmate Fellowship’s Autumn21 cohort of 100 passionate women to join an evening of networking and a panel disc...
28 April 2021

The future of financial services by 2030

Toby Norton-Smith, Managing Director, x15ventures provides his perspective on the new reality for financial services in KPMG's latest 30 Voices on ...
22 February 2021

CBA’s x15ventures marks one year with acquisition of Doshii

x15ventures performing well with strong growth of unique services.
28 January 2021

x15ventures continues its rapid growth trajectory, launches 5th business

One year after its launch, Commonwealth Bank’s venture scaling entity, x15ventues, continues to grow and strengthen its value proposition.
28 January 2021

x15ventures appoints fintech specialists as non-executive Chair and key advisor

Commonwealth Bank’s technology venture scaling entity, x15ventures, has today welcomed two industry stalwarts to its leadership team.
26 January 2021

CBA’s venture building entity, x15ventures, throws support behind OwnHome

Aussie start-up OwnHome secures $150,000 in backing from x15ventures and Commonwealth Bank
27 November 2020

x15ventures on the look-out for the next big business idea

x15ventures – Commonwealth Bank’s venture building entity – has rounded up 10 of the country’s best start-ups as part of its new Xccelerate program.
10 November 2020

CBA recognised for innovation in start-up space

For the ninth consecutive year, Commonwealth Bank has been recognised by AFR BOSS Magazine as one of Australia's Most Innovative Companies, this ye...
9 October 2020

x15 calls for start-ups to help young Australians get ahead

Applications are now open for x15ventures’ second Xccelerate pitch event, with the winning idea to receive $150,000 in funding from CBA, as well as...
31 August 2020

CBA teams up with strategic partners to offer new digital services to customers

Commonwealth Bank today announced the appointment of two strategic partners to help deliver new digital banking services to the Group’s 15 million ...
28 July 2020

X15 Ventures launches Backr to help first-time businesses

New app provides businesses with everything they need to hit the ground running.
28 July 2020
Corporate responsibility

Start-up givvable gets backing from CBA and Microsoft

A start-up led by a team of two sisters has been named winner of the inaugural Xccelerate2020 venture program hosted by X15 Ventures, taking home a...
24 July 2020

CBA launches venture building entity X15

Commonwealth Bank has today launched X15 Ventures, an Australian technology venture building entity, designed to deliver new digital solutions to b...
3 February 2020