TINWire Tech News Roundup: 17 May 22

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou Will 2022 be the year that tech is truly recognised as the powerhouse it is within the wider NZ economy? At TIN we certainly like to think so and believe the 18th edition of the TIN Report, profiling the top 200 companies in the sector, will lend more weight to New Zealanders perception of the vital importance …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 20 April 22

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou Even the biggest optimists amongst us wouldn’t claim 2022 has got off to a brilliant start. But despite the global upheavals, skills shortages and supply chain issues, New Zealand tech companies are continuing to thrive, as evidenced by our inaugural Fintech Insights Report which we launched with a fascinating panel discussion recently. We’re also aiming to keep …

Visa Launches Programme to Help Creators Navigate NFTs

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

One-year immersion programme is designed to bring together a global cohort of creators interested in building their business with NFTs, and New Zealand entrepreneurs are invited to submit interest. Right now, some 50 million artists, musicians and creators of all stripes publish content as a full or part-time source of income.[1]  With an estimated market size of more than US$100 …

TIN Member Spotlight: Devoli

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

Auckland-based Devoli, founded in 2008, is a provider of software and network services for internet service providers (ISPs) and companies with complex network needs. Devoli offers automation tools and interaction software to on-board customers. Automation is what differentiates Devoli from its competitors, having automated the provisioning and management of voice and data networks within Australia and New Zealand using suppliers’ …

TIN Member Spotlight: Seequent

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

Seequent was one of our EY Ten Companies to Watch winners in 2020 with an impressive revenue growth of more than 83%. 2021 was an equally transformational year for Seequent, starting with the company being acquired by Bentley Systems for more than NZ$1Billion in June, the appointment of new CEO Graham Grant in the same month and then strategic acquisitions …

TIN Member Spotlight: Fingermark

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

Established in 2005, Fingermark has spent 16 years developing and commercialising leading edge data-driven, digital technology solutions to address the problems that really matter to their customers and their customers’ teams. Fingermark has built strategic partnerships with global leaders in two of the world’s biggest industries, Quick Service Restaurants (QSR) and Mining. With a focus on customer experience and human …

TIN’s inaugural Fintech Insights Report provides deep dive into $2 billion financial technology export sector

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, Tech News, TIN News

AUCKLAND, 6 April 2022 – Technology Investment Network (TIN), with the support of FinTechNZ, has today released New Zealand’s first ever Fintech Insights Report, offering a deep dive into one of the country’s fastest-growing tech export sectors, with global revenues of nearly $2 billion. The inaugural report provides a close look at the country’s Fintech export sector based on data …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 22 March 22

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou TIN companies continue to power New Zealand’s economic growth, none more so than those in the Fintech sector which remains one of the fastest growing market sectors.   Last year Fintech contributed 25% of the growth for the TIN200 companies (NZ’s 200 largest technology “exporters”).  Next month TIN celebrates the launch on April 6 of our inaugural …

Interoperability – the design challenge for once mysterious cryptocurrencies

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

By Anthony Watson, Visa Country Manager, New Zealand and South Pacific Just over a decade ago, digital currencies like crypto were perceived as a somewhat intriguing and mysterious concept. Over time, however, they’ve become more mainstream and now nearly one in ten (9.5%) New Zealanders are investing in crypto – an increase of about 7% since March 2020 – and …

TIN Member Spotlight: DataTorque

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN Member Spotlight, TIN News

DataTorque has appeared on TIN’s Absolute IT Supreme Scale Ups list four times already. With 26% revenue growth since 2020, DataTorque will continue growing rapidly in the coming years, with its excellent results buoyed by the signing of $60m worth of contracts since 2018. DataTorque has been at the forefront of revenue management system automation over the last 20 years, …