LaunchVic, Victoria’s startup agency announced a new funding round for pre-Accelerator programs focused on AgTech. The grant round is a flagship initiative of Agriculture Entrepreneurs which is LaunchVic’s new $2.2 million partnership with Agriculture Victoria.
American Express, in partnership with Rare Birds have announced the inaugural First Nations Business Growth Program, supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander business leaders.
Funds have been raised by venture capital and private equity investors globally to accelerate pilot manufacturing and commercial deployment of Sicona’s innovative battery materials.
Planet Protector Packaging announced that it raised $1.25m from its crowdfunding campaign.
The platform behind 70% of Australia’s equity crowd sourced funding (CSF) activity, Birchal, has reached a significant milestone overnight with Tiller Rides as its 100th successful raise.
Fable Food Company, the Australian meat alternative pioneer known for its meaty food made from mushrooms, has raised $6.5 million in a seed funding round.
Australian eco-startup, Zero Co, has kicked off a crowdfunding campaign to help launch four new single-use plastic (SUP) free body products in a world first for the body-care industry.
Sino Biological Inc., a biotech company which provides biological research reagents and technical contract research services, announced a successful listing on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange subsidiary ChiNext under the abbreviation Sino Biological and code 301047.
Universities must bring more corporations and venture capital investors onto campus and reduce their reliance on governments and overseas students for more resilient revenues.
LaunchVic, Victoria’s startup agency, will release its four-year plan outlining how it will take Victoria’s $7billion startup sector to the next level from 2021-2024.