New Zealand’s Xero targets local SMEs
The company collaborates with South African banks and SARS to support small and medium businesses and their accountants with digital tools.
Cloud to the rescue as fintech trips up small companies
Lack of fintech knowledge and inadequate investment in financial tech were among the most expensive mistakes small businesses made over the last 12 months.
Xero, Nedbank team up in API-banking deal
The cloud accounting platform and Nedbank partner to provide SMEs with access to their financial data through a fully-digital API-enabled bank feed.
Cloud, programming skills gap impedes SMEs’ digital initiatives
Small local businesses struggle to source cloud computing, programming and app development skills, according to a Xero survey.
Udok Launches Online Doctor Consultations
In a boost for future accountants, the University of Johannesburg says it is the first local university to offer Xero cloud accounting courses to students.
Xero fuels small business growth with partnerships
The small business software solutions firm partners with three financial solution companies to provide SMEs with instant access to loans.
Xero, AWS host global hackathon
The XDHax Xero Virtual Developer Challenge invites contestants to create an app for SMEs in the fintech industry.
Local SMEs still holding on to legacy tech
A large portion of local businesses are still using old technologies, and show a lack of awareness over the benefits of newer ones, says Xero.