News & Analysis

Here’s who’s coming to Xero’s annual Woodstock for accountants (aka Xerocon)

- August 7, 2019 1 MIN READ

Accounting platform Xero  has revealed its keynote speakers for Xerocon Brisbane 2019, the largest accounting industry  conference in Australasia. The event, at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, September 4-5 is expected to attract more than 3,500 accountants, BAS agents, bookkeepers and financial professionals. This year’s Xerocon theme of ‘Communities of Purpose’. Keynote speakers are:… Read more »


The one piece of advice Xero’s Trent Innes gives small business owners to ensure they survive

- July 20, 2019 6 MIN READ

  Trent Innes is a hero at Xero. An accountant with more than 20 years of experience, he first joined the cloud-based accounting platform’s Melbourne HQ in 2013 as National Sales Director, then in January 2016, became Xero Australia & Asia Managing Director, just a decade after its genesis on an apartment dining room table in Wellington, New… Read more »


It’s time to embrace the ‘financial web’

- August 13, 2015 3 MIN READ

Small businesses are the biggest opportunity on the web right now – especially in the FinTech space. It is something Rod Drury and his team at Xero are referring to as the emergence of the “financial web” and Dropbox has just come to the party.