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Xero takes on a fresh $26.4m from Silicon Valley investor TCV

New Zealand Stock Exchange-listed accounting software-maker Xero has landed $26.4m from US late-stage investor Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV). Read more:

Voice biometrics take ANZ higher for mobile payments

ANZ has announced it will be the first Australian bank to introduce voice biometrics on mobile devices to allow higher value transactions. Read more:

Xero launches machine learning automation to transform accounting

Xero is announcing an machine learning automation system that is set to transform the accounting practices of small businesses and their partners. Read more:

Xero ties up with DBS, wants to help SMEs access capital

Xero announced today it has inked a strategic partnership with DBS Bank. Read more:

New Zealand gets a FinTech group

The New Zealand government and NZTech, the peak technology lobby, are working together to launch a FinTech industry group. Read more:

Spotcap strikes deal and nabs €14m from Heatland Bank

Online small business lender Spotcap has inked a partnership with New Zealand’s Heartland bank and secured €14m in funding. Read more:

Vend grabs $13m for retail-focused POS

Point of sale (POS) and retail management software provider Vend has picked up $13m in a Series D round. Read more:

Android Pay finally makes its way to New Zealand

It immediately allows BNZ customers to pay for goods anywhere that Visa payWave is accepted, tapping their phones instead of their debit cards. Read more:

Xero and Bottomline Tech post net losses

Cloud accounting firm Xero and B2B payments and procurement firm Bottomline Technologies have each released their latest earnings reports this week. Read more:

Australia and the road to FinTech in Asia

Clearly Australian and New Zealand fintech companies are punching above their weight. Read more: