Category : News

Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

‘Lockdown’ has been declared Word of the Year in 2020, however another close contender must have been the word ‘pivot’. The verb has moved from a boardroom buzzword to a key survival tool for businesses across the globe. Successful pivots can be attributed to the...
The Mother of Reinvention

The Mother of Reinvention

Covid-19 has forced many businesses to pivot for survival. However, various scenarios can prompt an urgent rethink of products, services, processes and operations. From a practical point of view, the key to successful pivoting is good governance. Preparation and...
5 Minutes With… Gail Wallace

5 Minutes With… Gail Wallace

Gail Wallace Senior Finance Manager Gail joins our Bowral office taking on the role of Senior Finance Manager. With extensive experience in Banking and Finance admin roles at both ANZ and BDCU, Gail brings exceptional organisational skills, as well as a strong...
5 Minutes With… Michael Thomson

5 Minutes With… Michael Thomson

Michael Thomson Chief Financial Officer Michael is an investment professional with over 25 years’ experience in accounting, finance, compliance and management. He’s worked in public and commercial accounting roles, established his own accounting practice and...
Stumbling Blocks for The Small Business Sector

Stumbling Blocks for The Small Business Sector

The importance of SMEs to a healthy Australian economy cannot be overstated. SMEs are the backbone of the Australian economy, creating around 7 million jobs, contributing up to 57% of Australia’s GDP and cementing our reputation as a nation of entrepreneurs.  With...
Building our way out of recession?

Building our way out of recession?

STIMULUS MEASURES MUST NOT FAIL SMES It’s no secret that infrastructure spending is being viewed as a critical part of the post COVID economic recovery. The Government has already announced a $220 billion infrastructure pipeline with further infrastructure spending...
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...
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...