venture capital

Sep
29

Airwallex’s extended Series D fundraising brings total round to US$200M

Airwallex today announced that the company has closed its extended Series D fundraising with an additional US$40M (A$56M) from new and existing investors.

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Sep
29

New Australian digital bank Alex sets sights on raising fresh capital

New Australian digital bank Alex is looking to raise around A$10m  in a Series B funding round. Alex is looking to target the 18-35 age bracket.

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Sep
14

Australian fintech VC investment bullish in 2020, merger activity declines: KPMG Pulse of Fintech

Investment in Australia’s fintech sector has accelerated in the first half of 2020, reaching A$517.3m according to the latest KPMG Pulse of Fintech report.

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Sep
11

Australia recognised as “strong fintech hub” globally

Australia is showing itself to be a strong fintech hub globally, with solid investments in H1’20 despite rising pandemic concerns

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Aug
31

x15 calls for start-ups to help young Australians get ahead

Investment vehicle x15ventures has launched its second Xccelerate pitch event, this time with a focus on helping young Australians get ahead financially.

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Aug
31

Cointree in pole position to capitalise on growing interest in cryptocurrency

The Melbourne-based cryptocurrency exchange Cointree is well-positioned to capitalise on the growing interest in cryptocurrency.

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Aug
25

Asia-Pac fintech funding up 9% as investors set sights on S-E Asia, Australia: S&P

Funding for fintechs in the Asia-Pacific grew 9.1% in the second quarter as investors shifted their bets to firms in Australia and South-east Asia.

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Aug
06

Splitit raises $100 million to tap US, UK boom

Splitit’s CEO Brad Paterson says the company’s $100 million capital raising will support a major marketing push in the US and UK.

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