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There are various support mechanisms available for businesses (Co-operatives, Councils, Mutuals, Companies etc) and various support mechanisms for individuals / sole traders who have been economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. You are invited to participate...
Equity Crowd Funding: Who Raised How Much?

Equity Crowd Funding: Who Raised How Much?

Who Raised How Much? Equity Crowd Funding is relatively new in Australia. As detailed in my previous posts on this subject there were some winners but so many crowd funding industry losers. This post is more of a “score card” and shows exactly who raise...
What Changes After Equity Crowd Funding

What Changes After Equity Crowd Funding

Common Wealth Speakers We had asked Emma-Kate Rose to speak at the Common Wealth event in Sydney (27 and 28 February) – Tickets here.  Emma-Kate was already booked for those dates, but during the holiday period she managed to squeeze in this interview with...

Why GDP Goes Up In Disasters

During the early part of 2020, I was walking the dog around the local oval, in smoke so thick it had dimmed the sun.  I penned a quick post on how GDP is a perverse measurement in these times.  This post expands on what I was meaning. GDP and Growth Gross Domestic...
Crowd Funding Winners

Crowd Funding Winners

Winners (there are a few) It hasn’t been a great first full year for Equity Crowd Funding in Australia as detailed in this companion article So Many Losers In Crowd Funding,  However, there have been some clear winners in the race to be dominant platform for...
So Many Losers In Crowdfunding

So Many Losers In Crowdfunding

Who Are The Losers In Equity Crowdfunding In late 2018, the equity crowdfunding legislation was extended from unlisted public companies to private companies.  With this change, in theory, equity crowdfunding became available to nearly 1 million SME’s in...