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1 March 2018: the team has been awarded a grant by Landcom (part of NSW Government) for a grant on house prices prediction. This is in collaboration with UTS and the University of Wollongong. Details in "Research Projects" page.

21 July 2017: Ignition Wealth is mentioned in a news article about Robo-Advice:

18 July 2017: Sirca has released a new Gateway Platform:

31 May 2017: FinanceIT team was involved in organising Optiver competition for third year software engineering students. Congratulations to Meteorites for winning the first prize!

25 May 2017: Two PhD Scientia Scholarships available at the SOC team in the topics: Cognitive Services Engineering involving NLP processing services, Entity and relationship recognition services, and socio-intelligent services for data-driven research processes

  • $40K a year stipend for four years
  • Tuition fees covered for the full 4 year period
  • Coaching and mentoring will form a critical part of your highly personalised leadership development plan
  • Up to $10k each year to build your career and support your international research collaborations.

The PhD research student will perform research under the supervision of Scientia Prof. Boualem Benatallah, Dr. Lina Yao and Prof. Fethi Rabhi. Further information cab be obtained from Scientia Professor Boualem Benatallah ( Deadline for prospective applicants to contact supervisors regarding support: 21 July 2017. Further information on UNSW scientia scholarships scheme and application process is available at: