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Three $200 million Aussie funds have launched so far this year. Is this a welcome change in the weather for startups? - Startup Daily

Three $200 million Aussie funds have launched so far this year. Is this a welcome change in the weather for startups? - Startup Daily | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
Funds | The announcement that Blackbird Ventures had raised $200 million for its second fund was big news on September 15. For a brief couple of weeks or so it was the largest tech startup-focused VC firm in Australia; fellow $200 million fund Brandon Capital focuses on HealthTech through its Medical Research Commercialisation Fund (MRCF). Two days ago, SEEK cofounder Paul Bassat joined the club with his new $200 million venture capital fund. The fund is backed by major investors including James
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Growth - This charitable crowdfunding startup’s pretty chuffed about hitting $1 million in donations

Growth - This charitable crowdfunding startup’s pretty chuffed about hitting $1 million in donations | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
Charitable crowdfunding website Chuffed has surpassed $1 million in donations just under a year after going live.
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Government and Regulation - Budget 2014: $250 million in assistance for exporters

Government and Regulation - Budget 2014: $250 million in assistance for exporters | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
The federal government has announced a funding boost to the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation and its Export Market Development Grants scheme in its 2014-15 budget.
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Scale Investors | Scale Investors

Scale Investors | Scale Investors | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
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Bringing female investors and female entrepreneurs together....

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OurCrowd launches in Australia to provide equity crowdfunding for start-up companies

OurCrowd launches in Australia to provide equity crowdfunding for start-up companies | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
Global equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd is launching in Australia, giving local start-ups a new avenue for funding and sophisticated investors an opportunity to invest in global businesses.
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Starfish Ventures is an experienced venture capital manager that understands the challenges of building and managing high growth technology businesses from an Australian base.Our investment focus includes high growth information technology, life sciences, and clean technology companies.
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VentureCrowd

VentureCrowd is an Australian crowdfunding platform allowing individuals to make equity investments in start-up companies.
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About Us « Founders Fund

About Us « Founders Fund | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
We share something basic - the desire to build great companies from the ground up.
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PayPal Billionaire Peter Thiel started this fund...
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Invest with conscience

Invest with conscience | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
As investors get more involved with where their money is going, ethical investing is changing and having a bigger impact.
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What you need to know about applying for an R&D Tax Incentive grant

What you need to know about applying for an R&D Tax Incentive grant | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
If you are just starting out in business you may not be familiar with the R&D Tax Incentive scheme available from the Australian government. Here's what you need to know.
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Tech leaders hit out at axing of start-up funds

Tech leaders hit out at axing of start-up funds | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
The technology industry has criticised the Coalition for axing key funding programs for start-ups and failing to fix long-awaited changes to taxation rules in its first budget since returning to government.
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Government and Regulation - Budget 2014: R&D tax incentives cut

Government and Regulation - Budget 2014: R&D tax incentives cut | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
One of the big surprises in the budget is the cut to the Research and Development Tax Incentive scheme, relative to the cuts in the company tax rate, reducing the rates of refundable and non-refundable offsets by 1.5 percentage points.
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Sydney Angels – Raise Capital

Sydney Angels – Raise Capital | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
Sydney Angels is a formal angel investment group focused on the needs and successes of its members as angel investors.
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Charities' fund-raising costs swallow millions in donations

Charities' fund-raising costs swallow millions in donations | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
Some of Australia's biggest charities are spending almost half their donations on fund-raising, a Fairfax Media investigation has revealed.
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VentureCrowd launches to provide crowdfunding equity investment for start-ups

VentureCrowd launches to provide crowdfunding equity investment for start-ups | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
Australia’s first online equity crowdfunding platform to channel investment into start-ups has been launched.
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How to Use Video to Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign

How to Use Video to Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
Campaigns that use videos have a significantly higher success rate and raise more money than those that don't. Find out what your videos should contain...
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Seven things you probably didn’t know about accessing Government funds - Anthill Online

Seven things you probably didn’t know about accessing Government funds - Anthill Online | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
There are over 600 government grants and other types of assistance available to businesses. Each year, many go unclaimed because businesses don't know about the grants or, don't understand how to be eligible.
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St George to offer free office space to small businesses to kickstart the sector

St George to offer free office space to small businesses to kickstart the sector | Funding and Crowd Funding | Scoop.it
A MAJOR bank expects small business lending to grow to five per cent a year and is putting up an extra $2 billion in finance to back the expansion.
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