The idea for it digital-only startup bank Pelikin came from founder Sam Brown’s experiences with personal banking in while Australia and overseas.
miRunners addresses the upfront and ongoing costs of ownership by turning the buying of a horse into what is effectively a crowdfunding campaign of sorts.
Looking to shift the status quo of the traditional property buying and selling process to benefit the customer is Ballarat startup NextAddress, founded by Julie O’Donohue.
After years of lobbying from the startup sector, retail – or mum and dad – investors now have access to equity crowdfunding opportunities through the seven intermediaries this week granted licenses by ASIC.
Having raised $2.3 million from investors including existing backers Caltex and Investible, car sharing startup Car Next Door is opening up the rest of its Series B round to users, taking to crowdfunding platform Equitise to raise a minimum of $500,000.
A partnership between NAB and Israeli crowdfunding platform OurCrowd will provide its clients with direct access to exclusive investment opportunities.
The new equity crowdfunding regulations have officially passed the Senate, opening up equity crowdfunding to retail investors.
Equity crowdfunding platform Equitise has announced the launch of a new syndicate model in a bid to further “democratise” investment.
After a few months on the shelf, the Government has returned to the issue of equity crowdfunding, introducing a new bill into Parliament yesterday.
Wellington-based equity crowdfunding platform PledgeMe yesterday launched what has already become the most successful campaign it’s ever run, raising over NZ$1.2 million for local craft beer brewery Parrotdog.
With the debate over the Government’s changes to equity crowdfunding legislation dying down during the election campaign, VentureCrowd has been exercising its might as a provider of alternative financing solutions for organisations outside the startup and tech spheres, announcing it has raised $1.7 million for property developer Clearstate through its VentureCrowd Property offering.
Cultivate Farms is simply described by its cofounders Sam Marwood and Tim and Tegan Hicks as a new financial model for the purchasing of farms.
Today VentureCrowd announced the completion of a $643,000 equity crowdfunding raise for Australian tech education startup Zookal along with a new fundraising campaign for e-sports network GAMURS.
Sydney fintech startup Equitise, which opens up equity crowdfunding investment opportunities to both the Australian and New Zealand startup ecosystems, is raising NZ$2 million for Australian compression sportswear company SKINS as part of a larger $8 million round to be raised in conjunction with UK platform Seedrs.
As Australia gears up for the long-awaited changes to equity crowdfunding regulations to come into action, Investec Australia has acquired a 20 percent stake in ‘trans-Tasman’ investment platform Equitise. The deal values the startup at close to $10 million.