Capital raising stories
Australia's digital health sector yields record-breaking economic returns
Australia's digital health investment yields $19.70 in capital, 56 jobs and AUD 4.2m in gross economic value for every AUD $1m invested, according to a landmark report.
Australian fintech sector shows success but start-ups face steep entry barriers
Australia's fintech sector thrives, yet emerging start-ups battle daunting entry barriers, according to EY FinTech Australia Census report.
Australian fintech startup numbers dwindle amid challenging economic conditions
Number of Australian fintech startups drops for the first time, down 3% to 830, as challenging economic conditions persist.
SuperOps.ai raises $12M following 300% spike in customers
SuperOps.ai, the AI-powered IT management software platform, has raised $12.4m in Series B funding, with customer numbers increasing by 300%.
ESR Enhances Leadership Team with CIO & COO Promotions
ESR Group announces key leadership appointments; Josh Daitch and Matthew Lawson step into C-suite roles.
inDrive raises $150 million for expansion, new investments
This latest round of funding will give inDrive additional financial flexibility and will support the company’s ongoing growth.
ATech has appointed its first Chief Financial Officer
Brisbane-based cloud hosting & web development firm, ATech, appoints CFO Michael Burridge to manage fiscal operations, identify cost savings & efficiencies.
Nitro to acquire Belgian eSign company Connective for AU$110m
Nitro will raise AU$140 million to support the purchase, comprising $80 institutional placement and $60 million accelerated non-renounceable entitlement offer.
TradeWindow successfully raises $15M, continues to pursue APAC growth
TradeWindow raises NZ$15m in capital raise, with strategic shareholders ASB Bank and Quayside Holdings leading the investment round.
Remi AI completes external capital raise, looks to accelerate growth
Remi AI secures funding in first external capital raise, with new investor Boab AI and plans for accelerated product development.
6clicks raises A$5 million, sets sights on global expansion
Australian-based company 6clicks secures A$5 million in capital raise for rapid global expansion, bringing total investment to A$7.7 million.
Check Point researchers uncover how to steal $1 million by email
Chinese hackers con $1M in VC-BEC heist; Israeli startup's seed fund intercepted.
Rubicon invests in inventory management software Cin7
The funding will be used to accelerate Cin7’s global growth strategy through product innovation, sales expansion and continued investment in customer success.
Fintech startup Hnry raises $2.15 million in investment round
NZ's Hnry secures £1.63m, overfunding as investors back its fintech for freelancers.
Application shielding startup RedShield raises $14m
RedShield CEO and co-founder Andy Prow says that taking capital from a New Zealand private equity player was a strategic choice.
ASB invests in blockchain-based trade provenance solution
ASB's investment in TradeWindow to boost new DLT trade platform and advance Kiwi trade tech.
Regtech company Kyckr raises $5.2 million in share placement
Kyckr raises AU$5.2m, bolsters regtech with strategic growth and global partnerships.
Safety solutions startup wins ‘radical generosity’ funding
Guardian Angel Security was one of five New Zealand businesses selected by 500 women (SheEO Activators) who contributed $1100 each.
Identity protection company Obsidian raises $20mil
Obsidian Security's £14.7m Series B funds innovative identity protection as cyber threats soar.
The Kiwi company driving commercial drone tech growth
Dotterel Technologies, a New Zealand drone technology company, has raised NZ$1.06m in a capital raising round led by Jelix Ventures, and has partnered with MIT.
Fintech startup Hnry extends oversubscribed pre-seed capital raise
Wellington-based fintech startup Hnry’s pre-seed capital raise was so popular that it was oversubscribed by $100,000 within days of launch.
CrowdStrike expands global partner footprint
CrowdStrike also announced an expansion of its relationship with Dragos, launching a joint Incident Response (IR) retainer offering.
JASK raises $25mil in Series B financing to advance security operations beyond SIEM
The company will continue its focus on platform development, increase hiring in all departments and expand global sales channels.
Kiwi AI breast cancer detection solution raises $AU20 million
Volpara's $AU20m raise to fuel US growth, NZ R&D, and Asian sales push after robust FY18 results.