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Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Singapore’s Frontier Ventures makes Expert360 its first Australian investment

Online consulting marketplace Expert360 has closed an oversubscribed Series A funding round of $4.1 million, marking the first time Singapore-based venture capital fund Frontier Ventures has invested in an Australian startup. by Denham Sadler

Monday, 20 July 2015

Easy pill to swallow: Aussie biotech startup raises $40 million in funding round

A biotech startup spun out of the University of Queensland has raised $40 million to help develop a drug, which may make some injection-based treatments obsolete. by Kye White

Friday, 17 July 2015

Freelancer teams up with NASA: “It’s one small step for Freelancer, one giant step for NASA”

Hundreds of Freelancer members have responded to a challenge to help design products for NASA with gusto. by Eloise Keating

Thursday, 16 July 2015

International freighting online marketplace CargoHound raises $800,000

An Australian startup aiming to revolutionise the international freight industry has secured $800,000 seed funding and is now looking to aggressively expand. by Denham Sadler

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

Oneflare raises $3 million, plans to scale up Australian growth and abandons international expansion

Australian local services marketplace Oneflare has announced it has closed a $3 million funding round and will focus on the Aussie market, suspending plans for an international expansion. by Denham Sadler

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

It happens to everyone: read the rejection emails from the Silicon Valley investors who passed on Airbnb

The next time you get a rejection email from an investor, Airbnbco-founder Brian Chesky wants you to think about this. by Kye White

Young Aussie entrepreneurs falling behind international peers: Report

Young entrepreneurial Australians wanting to start new businesses are falling behind their US counterparts and continue to struggle to access funding by Renee Thompson

Monday, 6 July 2015

How Alton Lane set out to disrupt men’s fashion: Five lessons for your business

Lessons in entrepreneurial thinking from the US business using 3D scanners to shake up men’s fashion. by Cara Waters

Monday, 6 July 2015

Goodness gracious, success is in the box for this Aussie startup

GoodnessMe Box is the latest Australian startup offering a service that’s achieved success in the United States, and is now emulating it here in Australia. by Kye White
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