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Industry developments from the global payroll vendor and research community.

1496906760_fgdtpdbrshExcelity Partners With WOWOO HR

To effectively support corporations with HR technology and operative services, Singapore-based Excelity Global Solutions and China-based WOWOO HR, a cloud-based Chinese HR service provider, recently announced their partnership.

WOWOO HR will provide Excelity with regional mandatory benefit services to clients in China, while Excelity will offer payroll services through its EZ Payroll platform to WOWOO HR clients.

Through its partnership with Excelity, according to the company, WOWOO HR will offer internet-based HR serviceto small and micro companies, helping them to effectively avoid risks and benefit more from effective management.

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Asure Software, SafeGuard World Form Strategic Alliance


Asure Software, a leading provider of human capital management (HCM) and workplace management software, announced a strategic partnership with SafeGuard World International, a global employment outsourcing and payroll provider.

“We believe the partnership between Asure Software and SafeGuard World is a very strategic alliance,” said Pat Goepel, Asure CEO. “We are honored to be chosen by SafeGuard World as their preferred U.S. payroll partner. This partnership will allow Asure to offer a global payroll solution to new and existing clients.”

Bjorn Reynolds, CEO of SafeGuard World International, said that the relationship with Asure Software represents a powerful opportunity to significantly expand the company’s footprint.

“We are excited to partner with Asure Software as we focus our combined energies serving a broader range of customers with industry-leading payroll and HCM solutions,” he said.

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1496564759_fg98yjvwr3Ascender Acquires NGA’s Australia-New Zealand Business

Ascender and NGA Human Resources have completed a transaction whereby Ascender has acquired the Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) business of NGA Human Resources (HR), one of Australia’s leading HR and payroll technology and outsourcing organizations.

Through this newly formed partnership, both parties will collaborate to provide ANZ payroll solutions to NGA HR’s global enterprise clients as part of NGA HR’s global payroll offering. The strategic partnership will include collaboration around payroll innovation and broader HR services offerings, including a range of flexible service delivery options for global clients with a footprint in ANZ.

“Following 15 quarters of continued revenue growth in our ANZ business, we are excited to see the combination of the two businesses to create a distinct regional market leader,” said Adel Al-Saleh, CEO of NGA Human Resources. “We are looking forward to working with Ascender in delivering regional payroll solutions to our global enterprise clients as part of our NGA Global Payroll offering.”

This acquisition, according to the company, is aligned to Ascender’s 2020 strategy to become an Asia-Pacific leader in payroll and HR services. As part of the transaction, Ascender will ensure continuity of the acquired payroll operations, service agreements, and software development.

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