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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 3,000+ people. Xero has 2M+ 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

14/10/2020 - Global study outlines strategies small businesses adopted to thrive during the pandemic

08/10/2020 - Xero unveils new data on the wellbeing and work-life balance of at-home workers in Canada

30/10/2020 - Accountants among key workers of economic recovery according to small business owners

1/10/2020 - Xero News October

30/09/2020 - Xero partners with Beyond Blue to launch online mental health course for small business advisors in Australia

28/09/2020 - New Zealand small business revenues up, jobs down in August

24/09/2020 - Small businesses call for Australia’s Federal Budget to support new startups and young entrepreneurs in aid of economic recovery

15/09/2020 - Xero unveils next gen practice, the new experience of accounting and bookkeeping in the cloud

14/09/2020 - Xero’s COVID-19 reports provide unique insights about impact to global small business

14/09/2020 - Xero revamps Starter plan to support sole traders in a rapidly changing small business economy

02/09/2020 - Xero launches wellbeing check in for Kiwi small businesses

01/09/2020 - Xero News September

31/08/2020 - New July data shows continued signs of small business recovery in Australia

31/08/2020 - Year-on-year NZ small business revenue down slightly in July

27/08/2020 - Xero appoints director to lead growth in US Hispanic market

30/07/2020 - New June data highlights small business conditions in Australia, NZ and the UK

30/07/2020 - Revenue and employment data paints cautious picture of recovery for small businesses in NZ

29/07/2020 - Xero reveals UK small businesses saw tentative revenue improvements in June

29/07/2020 - Xero News August 2020

29/07/2020 - Xero goes ‘On Air’ launching its first online experience, with episodes to connect and inspire the accounting and small business community

29/07/2020 - Xero makes Toronto its North America product and technology hub

28/07/2020 - Xero’s ‘Rebuilding Australia’ report identifies small business successes and others battling to survive COVID-19

14/07/2020 - Xero announces winners of inaugural U.S. Forward Fund Scholarship

08/07/2020 - Xero News July 2020

08/07/2020 - Technology uptake critical to NZ small business resilience and long term success

03/07/2020 - Sales and revenue improve in potential green shoots for Australian small business, Xero data shows

02/07/2020 - Xero reveals unique insights on impact of COVID-19 on UK small businesses

01/07/2020 - Xero launches love song to Australia’s accountants and bookkeepers after an EOFY like no other

01/07/2020 - Data reveals NZ small business revenue and employment improved in May

30/06/2020 - Xero to make resources available through Microsoft Small and Medium Business COVID-19 Resource Center in the U.S. and Canada

24/06/2020 - Xero partners with DBS bank to help SMEs in Singapore 'Start Digital'

11/06/2020 - Xero reveals unique insights on impact of COVID-19 on Australian small businesses

04/06/2020 - Xero partners with University of Johannesburg to add cloud accounting to syllabus

04/06/2020 - Xero data reveals COVID-19’s initial impact on NZ small business sector

04/06/2020 - Xero and Coveo power up the app marketplace for small business 

02/06/2020 - Xero launches new cloud features to help advisors service clients remotely during the Australian tax season

01/06/2020 - Xero June product, tech and ecosystem newsletter

27/05/2020 - Xero chosen as preferred accounting software solution by K · Coe Isom

26/05/2020 - Xero cancels its 2020 Xerocon event in London

19/05/2020 - Xero launches suite of new tools to help small businesses manage cash flow during COVID-19

14/5/2020 - Xero and MNP collaborate to help Canadian businesses succeed

11/5/2020 - Xero named as a worldwide leader by the IDC MarketScape

30/4/2020 - Xero News April 2020 Newsletter

29/4/2020 - Xero cancels its 2020 Xerocon event in Sydney

22/4/2020 - Xero Updates Software to support Australian small businesses to access JobKeeper payments

8/4/2020 - Xero launches Xero HQ Payroll to support advisors during the COVID-19 crisis, as parliament is set to legislate JobKeeper program 

19/3/2020 - Xero includes Hubdoc in Xero plans and launches Xero Tax UK to bring even more value to global customers

04/3/2020 - Xero celebrates accountants and app partners at the UK & Ireland Awards

04/3/2020 - South African accounting firms and app partners shine at Xero’s national awards night

04/3/2020 - Time, Talent, Education: Tackling the biggest barriers for small businesses in New Zealand

04/3/2020 - Are New Zealand small business employees overworked?

04/3/2020 - Xero offsets 100% of carbon emissions goes net zero

24/2/2020 - Xero’s ‘Boss Insights 2020’ report maps out Australia’s small business landscape

10/2/2020 - Small business accounting woes solved in seconds in Xero's global ad campaign

10/2/2020 - Xero launches enhanced Square integration in Australia

04/2/2020 - Xero and Vonto combine to put helpful insights into the hands of small businesses

04/2/2020 - Uber for Business joins Xero Connect in Australia and New Zealand

11/12/2019 - Xero NAB Payments launches for small businesses

10/12/2019 - Xero strengthens investment in Canada with Toronto office opening

03/12/2019 - Xero's Business Rewired Report launches in the UK

02/12/2019 - Small business economic performance highlights underlying stability

28/11/2019 - South Africa’s SMEs currently owed almost R100k each in late payments

21/11/2019 - Xero unveils new cloud technologies in AI and machine learning

14/11/2019 - Xerocon London 2019: Xero unveils deeper integrations with Microsoft Office 365, Google, HubSpot and more to solve the small business data silo

14/11/2019 - Xerocon London 2019: Entrepreneurial and ambitious: Millennials lead 38% of UK small businesses

13/11/2019 - Xero research: Technology adoption generates 54 percent more revenue for pacesetting accounting firms in Singapore

13/11/2019 - Xerocon London 2019: Xero revamps payments to help small businesses pay and get paid faster than ever

13/11/2019 - Xerocon London: Xero unveils tax and insights tool to help advisors work smarter and grow their clients

13/11/2019 - Xerocon London 2019: New tools from Xero put profitability in the business' hands

7/11/2019 - Xero research: Technology adoption brings about 140% more revenue for pacesetting accounting firms in Hong Kong

29/10/2019 - Forget lazy and entitled: New research shows millennials the fastest-growing small business operators in Australia

22/10/2019 - Xero deepens partnership with GoCardless to help US and Canadian small businesses stay on top of their cash flow

22/10/2019 - Xero offers more than 850,000 Kiwis mental wellbeing support, following research report 

21/10/2019 - Xero's 'Payphoria' research maps out Australian payday behaviours

17/10/2019 - Xero and GreatSoft chosen as preferred software solution by RSM, an Australian top 10 accounting firm

26/9/2019 - Close to half of small business employees have experienced issues with their pay, Xero research finds

18/9/2019 - Late payments to Aussie small businesses improve

11/9/2019 - Xero chooses Manchester for third UK office following stellar growth 

11/9/2019 - Xero estimates Kiwi small businesses owed $7.4 billion in overdue payments

05/9/2019 - Xerocon Brisbane - Xero partners with BP to drive efficiencies for small business

05/9/2019 - Xerocon Brisbane - Xero partners with GreatSoft to unleash the power of cloud accounting for large firms

04/9/2019 - Xerocon Brisbane - Xero harnesses data and automation to enable global small businesses to thrive

04/9/2019 - Xerocon Brisbane - Xero ecosystem bolstered with Single Sign-On and advisor-powered app recommendations

04//9/2019 - Xerocon Brisbane - Xero data insights links Australian small business growth to technology spend

19/8/2019 - Xero appoints new country managers in the Americas to accelerate growth


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

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