Category : Blog

Apricity’s Top Tips for NZ EOFY 2021

Apricity’s Top Tips for NZ EOFY 2021

Successful businesses are organised – they don’t procrastinate or hesitate. This means ensuring you’re prepared for the end of financial year as March 31 fast approaches. Have you got your tax receipts in order?  Are you clear on how any legislation changes...
Government Infrastructure Spending in 2021

Government Infrastructure Spending in 2021

As a result of the pandemic, both the Federal and State Governments have boosted infrastructure spending to assist with the economic recovery. The additional funding has been significant – $66.9 billion is set to be spent on infrastructure in the 2020-21...
Common Misconceptions Surrounding Invoice Finance

Common Misconceptions Surrounding Invoice Finance

A GROWING APPETITE FOR INVOICE FINANCE IN AUSTRALIA Invoice finance volumes are slowing growing in Australia however compared to our UK counterparts this business finance option is still largely under-utilised.  2019 statistics show that the size of the invoice...
5 minutes with… Alan Hewitt

5 minutes with… Alan Hewitt

Alan Hewitt Head of Customer Relations, New Zealand Alan is an experienced Financier. His large networks, combined with his financial and strategic management skills, provide him with a good understanding of the issues that SME owners confront on a daily basis.  Alan...
Resilience and Growth

Resilience and Growth

Last December, I wrote an end of year message that looked at how much our lives had changed over the preceding decade. I believe my final line was “maybe what’s to come is beyond our comprehension at the end of 2019”, it certainly was. The human and economic toll of...
5 Mins With… Mornet Van Der Merwe

5 Mins With… Mornet Van Der Merwe

Mornet van der merwe Head of Credit and Risk With over a decade in senior positions within New Zealand and Australian banks and finance companies, Mornet joined Apricity Finance in 2018 as Head of Credit & Risk. His background in managing financially distressed...