Tag: investments

  • Airwallex has their wallet full after major investment from Square Peg

    Melbourne based fintech startup Airwallex has their wallet full for this year. Their series A capital raise jumped to US$19 million after a US$8 million top-up investment from fellow Melbourne VC firm Square Peg Capital. The fintech startup helps businesses and banks handle cross-border transactions at scale and have already made a name for themselves…. Read more »

  • Put your Boots on and get ready for Bootstrapping!

    Go F^&$ Yourself! ….and by F^&$ I mean fund. Bootstrapping your startup means growing your business with little or no venture capital or outside investment. It means relying on your own savings and revenue to operate and expand. So how do you that you may ask. Simple. Go Fund Yourself! Before you get to that… Read more »

  • Fintech startup Finch raised $2.25 million in just three months into launch

    Fintech startup Finch, “a financial app for your social life” raised $2.25million in seed funding in just three months after its launch. The app that is catered towards millennials, has the vision to be the number one financial platform for them. In a #humblebrag article on their website, Finch was selected one of eight spots… Read more »

  • Victorian startups raised $750 million over past five years, report says

    A combined total of $750 million has been raised by Victorian startups over the last five years, according to LaunchVic. The report, completed by dandolpartners, examined 510 seed, angel and venture capital raises for 385 Victorian startups and scaleups. The information was gathered from public data sources including Crunchbase, AngelList, media releases, publicised portfolios of… Read more »