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LaunchVic courting accelerators to fill the gap left by the scrapped 500 Startups program

LaunchVic, the Victorian Government’s startup investment agency, has made available a

Hometime scores $1.5m in funds to consolidate its position in the short-term rental market

Sydney-based startup Hometime, which manages short-term property rentals, including Airbnb listings,

Westpac invests $40 million in startup zipMoney

Sydney-based fintech startup zipMoney (Zip) has secured a $40m equity investment from

Slingshot and the University of Newcastle awarded $475k to launch regional accelerator

Corporate accelerator Slingshot and the University of Newcastle (UON) have been

IT security ‘unicorn’ gains investment from Telstra Ventures; CEO talks APAC growth

In the process of completing a $100 million Series D round,

Marketing tech start-up Sinorbis raises $2.3m to help businesses engage Chinese consumers

Pre-Series-A technology start-up Sinorbis, which assists Australian companies and marketing agencies

Shippit’s co-CEO reveals why his start-up turned down $2.8 million from interested investors

Sydney-based logistics start-up Shippit has declined the opportunity to close a

Federal budget: start-ups and innovation

This year’s Federal Budget is notable for its lack of focus

Genetics company welcomes Swisse CEO as a board member following $10m funding round

Having led myDNA’s $10m Series A funding round, the CEO of vitamin

Airwallex’s CEO reveals how his fintech start-up earned a ‘vote of confidence’ worth US$16m

This week, Melbourne’s Airwallex – a fintech start-up specialising in cross-border