venture capital

May
25

Mortgage fintech Funding.com.au raises $5 million warehouse to bring alternatives to cautious investors

Funding.com.au has raised a $5m warehouse from Equity Venture Partners to bring its secured lending platform to cautious investors seeking higher returns.

By Australian FinTech | Borrowing . Investing . Lending . Mortgage . Peer-to-Peer . Venture Capital
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May
20

Former Uber Australia boss David Rohrsheim has $50 million to invest in SA startups. This is what he’s looking for

David Rohrsheim is managing the $50 million South Australian Venture Capital Fund established to help accelerate the growth of early-stage companies.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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May
20

LaunchVic chips in to help Victorian angel groups assist over 40 early-stage startups

The Victorian government’s LaunchVic has chipped in AU$1.16 million to help four new angel groups establish their operations.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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May
12

Ex-Westpac execs raise $33m for home loan fintech

Two former Westpac executives have unveiled a fintech competitor to established home loan providers, with a bumper $33 million first funding round.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | Borrowing . FinTech . Lending . Mortgage
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May
11

COVID carnage: Limepay raises $6m to help merchants take control of BNPL

The lifeline this gives to merchants couldn’t be more timely, according to Limepay Founder & CEO, Tim Dwyer. 

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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May
04

Women underrepresented in start-up leadership roles and major funding rounds: Report

Australian female founders have only attracted $3 million in funding compared to their male counterparts who have raised an excess of $50 million.

By Reposted by Australian FinTech | FinTech . Venture Capital
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Apr
30

Westpac’s Reinventure mulls bringing in external capital

Westpac’s $150 million venture capital unit Reinventure says it could explore using external capital for its next fund aimed at financial technology.

By Cameron Dart | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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Apr
29

Moneytree closes Series C funding

Moneytree KK, the parent company of Australian open banking player Moneytree Financial Technology Pty Ltd, has closed a Series C funding round.

By Australian FinTech | FinTech . Investing . Venture Capital
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