Deloitte has acquired software development agency Well Placed Cactus and its team to boost its digital capabilities.
Sydney startup Hireup has come out in first place in this year’s Deloitte Tech Fast 50 list, with zipMoney and Zero Latency rounding out the top three.
Australia’s work in fintech is steadily gaining global recognition, with Sydney ranking eighth out of 44 global fintech hubs in a new report released by Deloitte this week, climbing one place from last year’s ninth.
Two Australian companies and a Kiwi startup have made it into the top 10 of this year’s Tech Fast 500 Asia Pacific list from Deloitte.
Online shopping community Cashrewards, which connects shoppers through to ecommerce platforms and provides them with cashback on purchases, has been named top dog on this year’s Deloitte Tech Fast 50 list thanks to a growth rate of almost 12,500 percent over the last three years.
A number of Australian corporates have come together to launch Australia 2020, the next phase of the Day of STEM education initiative to inspire young Australians to pursue a career in a science, technology, engineering, or maths-related field.
Deloitte has partnered with LifeJourney, an organisation that provides online career simulation experiences, to launch Day of STEM, a new initiative that hopes to inspire young Australians to develop a love for, and pursue a career in, STEM fields.
Deloitte’s new mid-year review found that the technology, media, and telecommunications (TMT) industry led listings for 1H15 (first half of 2015), accounting for 47 percent of listing values and 27 precent of all IPOs.
Transport for NSW and Roads and Maritime Services, in partnership with Deloitte, are inviting tech innovators to participate in the 2014 Codeworks hackathon in September. However, applications are closing tomorrow, so interested parties should get onto it right away.
We have all heard the rough facts around “only 1 in 5 startups ever make it” etc, which is quite general and not location specific, but a new Australian report released today – Silicon Beach; A study of the Australian startup ecosystem reveals some startling facts about our local startup scene that we all should be taking notice of.