UK visit opens doors to global fintech trade

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FinTech

The new national umbrella organisation FinTechNZ has opened the doors for hundreds of Kiwi businesses seeking to trade with United Kingdom companies.  

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NZTech Update – Trade Agenda 2030, FinTech, IoT and more

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NZTech Update

Hi Readers On Friday, the Prime Minister announced increased focus on international trade and released the government’s Trade Agenda for the next 10 years. It was great to see the tech sector and digital exports highlighted as areas of focus to help improve New Zealand’s export diversification. Meanwhile, the Hon Todd McClay, has invited NZTech to join a Ministerial Advisory Group on Trade to help ensure the needs of the country’s largest exporters are being met.  

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Trade Agenda report heartening, tech leader says

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Industry News, Media Release

The government’s future trade agenda is heartening and provides exciting export growth, a New Zealand tech sector leader says.  

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NZTech backs cyber security stance

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Media Release

NZTech today backed the Government’s continued focus on the New Zealand cyber security strategy and action plan as rogue cyber attacks continue to plague nations and businesses worldwide.  

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Infographics: global fintech landscape

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FinTech

Want to see the global fintech landscape summed up in an easy on the eye and effortless to digest infographics? You have come to the right place – this excellent infographics has it all, from the hottest start-ups today and those to watch in 2016 to the most supportive countries and governments as well as top investors.  

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NZTech Update – Techweek kick-off, IoT research and skills shortage

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NZTech Update

Hi Readers It has been a busy week for the entire NZTech team, starting last Monday with the Techweek kick-off for event hosts in Auckland. With around 200 events scheduled across New Zealand during Techweek, it is essential they run smoothly.  

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Research underway on the impact of IoT

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Media Release, NZ IoT Alliance

The Internet of Things (IoT) will soon become critical to helping New Zealand raise its productivity and prosperity, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says.  

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‘Pushing the barriers with fintech,’ Kendall Flutey, Co-Founder & Chief Executive, Banqer

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"The establishment of both a national body, and a sector Accelerator in the same year adds a layer of structure to what was a healthy but fragmented fintech sector in New Zealand. More than anything the collective voice will be what sees fintech continuing its high growth rate in New Zealand..."  

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NZTech Update – Gratitude, tech talent and what’s on!

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NZTech Update

Hi Readers It is with regret that I announce that Bennett Medary has stepped down from his role on the NZTech Board, following a six and a half year tenure. Bennett has been instrumental in the success of NZTech establishing itself as the leading voice of the tech community for New Zealand. Now that Bennett has completed transitioning new members onto the Board, sharing his wealth of knowledge and experience, he has decided to step down.  

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NZTech Women #BeBoldForChange

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NZTech Women

The World Economic Forum predicts the gender pay gap won’t close entirely until 2186!   What if the world stepped up sooner and took bold action?  NZTech Women met for lunch in Wellington on #IWD2017 to hear BNZ’s Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Lana West discuss how to #BeBoldForChange toward gender parity.  

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