2:09PM | Friday, 8 February 2013 | Reckon is aiming to shake up the Australian accounting software market when it launches its first cloud-based product Reckon One in the next quarter.
12:00AM | Monday, 3 December 2012 | Valar Ventures, a fund backed by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, has joined another firm to invest an additional US$49 million into cloud-based start-up Xero.
7:57PM | Tuesday, 31 July 2012 | What are your options when a big company comes knocking with a nice set of numbers and a contract to sign? It’s a dream for some and a tricky proposition for others. BY LEON GETTLER.
2:51PM | Thursday, 2 February 2012 | Accountancy software company Xero has raised $15 million to fund global growth and has made its first acquisition for the year, snapping up Max Solutions in a deal worth almost $5 million.
10:22PM | Tuesday, 11 October 2011 | Xero investor and serial entrepreneur Rowan Simpson has invested an undisclosed amount in New Zealand start-up Go Vocab, which plans to internationalise its online language platform.
7:00AM | Monday, 25 July 2011 | Australian tech start-up Paycycle, which provides online payroll services, has been snapped up by accountancy software firm Xero for $1.5m, just two years after the company was launched.
1:52PM | Thursday, 13 January 2011 | Cloud computing and other technology can be a huge benefit for start-ups, but each business needs to ask itself and others a series of questions before investing its (often limited) funds.