TINWire Tech News Roundup: 13 October 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou Alert Level 1, the first All Blacks rugby match in nearly a year, electioneering – what a weekend it was! I’m not going to get complacent, but how fantastic it is to see everyone out supporting local cafes and restaurants again, providing a welcome boost for our economy. While we all know that significant challenges still lie ahead, …

Technology Investment Network announces Tech Pulse 2020: An innovative, interactive version of its annual TIN Report launch and awards

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, Tech News, TIN News

AUCKLAND, 1 October, 2020 Technology Investment Network (TIN) is shifting its annual TIN Report launch and awards online this year, offering an innovative, interactive virtual event called Tech Pulse 2020, to be held over three days between 18-20 November. In line with many other events around the world, TIN has made the decision to shift its flagship report launch and …

Event Recap – Myth-busting for Scale-ups: Capital Planning and the Listing Process

Sarah Gardyne Event Recap

Our online panel discussion, Myth-busting for Scale-ups: Capital Planning and the Listing Process, was one of the key events on the Techweek2020 calendar this year, presenting us with another opportunity to host a virtual TINTalk for participants from around the country. Our experienced panel consisted of Sarah Minhinnick, who heads up issuer relationships at NZX; Tim Wixon, head of technology …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 28 July 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

After the recent launch of TIN’s inaugural NZ Agritech Insights Report at Fieldays Online, we joined Hon Damien O’Connor (Minister for Agriculture) and Hon Phil Twyford (Minister for Economic Development), along with Peter Wren-Hilton (Agritech NZ executive director) and David Downs (MBIE & NZTE) at an event in Tauranga to mark the launch of the Government’s Industry Transformation Plan for …

‘The Slingshot Effect’ – TIN Members discuss driving tech sector growth in first virtual event

Sarah Gardyne Event Recap

How to drive tech sector growth in a post COVID-19 environment was the theme of TIN’s first-ever virtual event for its Membership community, held recently.   The impact of COVID-19 has been felt in a range of different ways across TIN businesses. For some it has been a textbook crisis where strong and collaborative leadership, focus on customers and staff and …

Turning AI into ROI for Kiwi investors

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Technology is transforming investing, reducing costs, and providing more opportunity. Exchange Traded Funds are one of the fastest growing investment products in the world. In 2019, TIN sponsor company NZX and its funds business, Smartshares, launched two ETFs in New Zealand, which utilise the power of AI to offer investors access to companies globally that are at the forefront of …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 19 May 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou I trust you’re all enjoying new-found freedom under Alert Level 2, and that the past weekend saw you getting out from behind your screens and back to beaches, bike tracks and backyard catchups. Aside from the shift in our alert levels, last week’s other big news was Budget 2020. There have been a range of views expressed …

COVID-19 highlights how our market is working for Kiwi companies

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Mark Peterson – CEO, NZX Following the outstanding 10-year run of the S&P/NZX 50 into early 2020 – the acute impacts of COVID-19 have highlighted how our capital markets are working for Kiwi businesses and investors. NZX CEO, Mark Peterson, says we have not only seen relative resilience but the past two months have also showcased the important role of …