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Woolworths has launched a global venture capital fund alongside four overseas supermarkets businesses.

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A global private investment firm has exited its stake in an accounting services and wealth management business to a Sydney private equity firm.

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An ASX-listed internet safety company has knocked back a $468 million offer from a US buyout firm.

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A US financial sector investment firm has led a $108 million investment round in an Australian technology company seeking to disrupt the insurance sector.

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Most of the $2.43bn worth of Canva sales sold in a secondary market sale in March came from past and present employees.

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A struggling ASX-listed company has described a $1.284 billion private equity offer as disappointing and made it clear it would consider offers from other parties.

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A venture-backed cultured meat company is to launch its first commercial product served at a leading Singapore restaurant.

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Australia's largest venture capital fund is under siege from critics who claim it is an unnecessary expense for a state government that has debts of around $126 billion.

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A private equity firm is to take a 50% stake in an agricultural engineering business.

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An early-stage tech investor has been appointed chief executive of a start-up that has developed a material that simplifies the storage of energy as heat.

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A former Future Fund chief strategist has been recruited to head investing at the largest pension fund in the US.

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Employees still hold by far the largest stake in a Sydney-founded fintech business that is backed by two US internet and software specialist growth investment firms.

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A European firm has joined with local venture firms to back a start-up which has developed an online platform designed to minimise fraud under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

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A venture-backed software company has reported a more than 80% increase in revenue over a year.

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A new early-stage tech investment firm has made its first venture-scale investment.

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A venture capital-backed cancer treatment development start-up which has raised more than $47 million to date is planning a new capital raise.

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A private equity investee care equipment company that has already made six bolt-on acquisitions is on the lookout for more to increase its market share.

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An international private equity buyout firm has pulled its $1.834 non-binding offer for an ASX-listed company at the end of its period of exclusive due diligence.

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A New Zealand private equity firm is to exit its investment in an Auckland-based skincare company with the business to be acquired by an Australian company.

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A Melbourne-based corporate advisory firm has expanded into private equity fund management achieving a first close for its inaugural fund at $50 million.

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