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Changing the game

We started Xero to change the game for small business. Xero is now one of the fastest growing Software as a Service companies globally. We lead the New Zealand, Australian, and United Kingdom cloud accounting markets, employing a world-class team of more than 2,500 people. Xero has 1.8M subscribers in more than 180 countries. Our beautiful cloud-based accounting software connects people with the right numbers anytime, anywhere, on any device.


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Latest Announcements


26/3/2019 - Xero Launches Complimentary Tools to Help British Businesses Deal with HMRC's New Digital Tax Rule

12/3/2019 - Paper to Pixels: Xero launches small business photography exhibition with Australia’s first professional Instagrammer

12/2/2019 - Xero launches States of Payroll Report

5/2/2019 - Xero launches major partnerships with Uber and Adobe at 2019 Roadshow

29/1/2019 - Xero launches Xero Central a personalised, intuitive one-stop customer service portal

16/1/2019 - Xero honors top partners in annual awards program

4/12/18 - Xero celebrates ‘beautiful business’ milestone as subscribers pass one million across Australia and New Zealand

28/11/18 - Small businesses rushing to go digital as STP deadline approaches

28/11/18 - Small Business Insights data reveals that small businesses in the UK are owed £24,841 on any one day

15/11/2018 - Xero announces initiatives to drive UK partner efficiency

14/11/2018 - Xero enriches connected platform for businesses and advisors

14/11/2018 - Xero accelerates UK banking connections

29/10/2018 - Xero launches podcast series to combat critical early-stage small business woes

9/10/2018 - New report: Xero Small Business Insights and AlphaBeta quantify economic impact of NBN and digital connectivity

6/9/2018 - Xero launches open banking API for accounting, bringing faster financial data to businesses with any bank

6/9/2018 - Xero State of Lending Report Funding gap is stifling small business growth in Australia

6/9/2018 - Excellence in cloud accounting recognised across APAC as Xerocon kicks off with annual partner awards

5/9/2018 - Xero brings the global small business platform to life with new features and integrations unveiled at Xerocon Brisbane 2018

5/9/2018 - Xero digitises compliance with new products to help build a frictionless economy

5/9/2018 - Xero launches Xero Learn to train the next generation of accountants and bookkeepers

23/8/2018 - Xero officially opens new Americas HQ in downtown Denver

14/8/2018 - Xero urges small businesses to take up two-step authentication, as customer satisfaction hits new heights

14/8/2018 - Kiwi small businesses paid on averag​e 8.3 days l​ate in June

01/08/2018 - Xero acquires Hubdoc

20/7/2018 - Xero celebrates the pioneering firms changing the future of accounting in new book

19/7/2018 - Xero Selects Gusto as Strategic Payroll Partner in the U.S.

11/7/2018 - Xero integrates with BBVA API Market to give small businesses and accountants greater empowerment and control

9/7/2018 - Xero predicts a ‘frictionless economy’ for small businesses by 2023

6/6/2018 - In the Age of AI, accountants continue to fuel small business success

6/6/2018 - Xero unveils connected accounting features to bring small businesses and advisors closer together

6/6/2018 - Xero announces new tagline: ‘Beautiful business’

23/5/2018 - Xero appoints first South Africa Country Manager

17/5/2018 - Xero, the beautiful business platform, is launching in Canada

14/5/2018 - Xero Small Business Insights launches - NZ press release

10/5/2018 - Xero Market Release 2018 annual results

8/5/2018 - Xero makes business payments as easy as sending an email

4/5/2018 - Xero reaches 1 billion account suggestions as AI helps keep business in business hours

3/5/2018 - Xero Small Business Insights releases groundbreaking tax cut report

24/4/2018 - Small Business Insights launches in the UK

13/4/2018 - Xero appoints Dale Murray to Board

5/3/2018 - Xero appoints Steve Vamos as CEO

23/2/2018 - Xero expands Auckland footprint with new campus

7/2/2018 - MatWorks Pilates goes to new heights thanks to Xero

6/2/2018 - Xero Makes Getting Paid Easier with New ACH Payment Integration through Stripe

5/2/2018 - Sole ASX listing starts next chapter of Xero’s global growth

1/2/2018 - Xero officially opens new Wellington HQ

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