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Non-banks Are The Future of Lending

Non-banks Are The Future of Lending

What’s with all the money flowing into the fintech world? And what does all this investment mean – not only for the industry and other potential new players, but also for customers of financial services and SMEs? The answer is that this new wave of non-bank...
Broker Insights Series – Jim Bourke

Broker Insights Series – Jim Bourke

PLEASE TELL US ABOUT THE NATURE OF YOUR BUSINESS. My professional background has predominantly been in farming in New Zealand, and I did a five-year stint building a GPS fertilising tracking system for a company before making the switch to finance and have worked for...
5 Minutes With… Robin Smith

5 Minutes With… Robin Smith

Robin smith Executive Assistant Robin joined Apricity in 2019 after 20 years in the television industry. She has extensive experience working in high pressure, time-sensitive environments and brings skills developed during this time to enable her to effectively manage...
5 Minutes with Nick Chan

5 Minutes with Nick Chan

Nick ChaN Head of Sales and Relationships, New Zealand Nick has a wealth of experience in Commercial Banking, having previously worked at ANZ, BNZ, and China Construction Bank.  He specialises in helping businesses structure working capital facilities that help them...
What Is Working Capital and Why Is It Important?

What Is Working Capital and Why Is It Important?

At Apricity, we know that one of the most common reasons people access new finance solutions is to improve their working capital. In essence, working capital is the funds available to your business for use in your day-to-day operations. In my experience with both...
5 Minutes With … Tony Harmey

5 Minutes With … Tony Harmey

TONY HARMEY Head of Sales and Relationships, NSW and Northern Queensland Tony joined us in early 2014 and is a key client relationship manager. He works closely with our clients to ensure the Apricity model is right for their business. Prior to joining Apricity, Tony...
Cashflow Tips for the New Financial Year

Cashflow Tips for the New Financial Year

Use an invoice finance facility – but choose wisely Invoice finance allows businesses to get their money back into their business faster.  When looking at the cost of invoice finance, it is important to remember that a dollar today is worth more than the dollar you...
Landing Big Contracts

Landing Big Contracts

Government contracts and large business tenders can offer lucrative business opportunities for small businesses. According to Infrastructure Australia’s 2020 Infrastructure Priority List, there is a record 147 nationally significant proposals with a project...