Latest Private Equity & Venture Capital News

There is still just time to register for Growth Capital Forum 2023 at the discount early bird rate. Early bird registrations close on 31 December.

Full story
Members only

A Melbourne-based alternative assets firm has recruited a new head of private equity ahead of launching fundraising for a substantial fund targeting the sector.

Full story

A private equity firm has withdrawn its $514 million proposal to acquire a listed software company saying it is working on an alternative proposal.

Full story

Venture capital funding of $20 million has been committed to start Phase 2 clinical trials of a treatment for peanut allergy.

Full story
Members only

A private equity-backed Canadian software company has increased its offer for an ASX-listed company.

Full story
Members only

A major super fund has joined a venture firm in backing robotic and artificial intelligence technology that can assess the condition of hard to access assets with a high degree of accuracy.

Full story

Existing investors have led provision of an additional $23 million for a fraud prevention technology company.

Full story
Members only

Superannuation funds are among investors that have provided an additional $30 million to ramp up production of an Australian company that specialises in producing silicon chips for internet of things (IoT) devices.

Full story
Members only

A Sydney venture capital firm has led a $6.3 million investment round that will help a real assets digital twin technology company boost overseas sales.

Full story

An ASX-listed technology company that rejected a private equity offer in September has revealed it is still talking with several potential acquirers.

Full story
Members only

A listed software company has conditionally recommended shareholders vote in favour of a US private equity firm's offer which is well below an earlier indicative offer in June.

Full story

A private equity-backed Canadian company appears well placed to acquire a Melbourne-founded ASX-listed software company.

Full story
Members only

Sharemarket trading is indicating an $18.4 billion privatisation of an energy company is likely to go ahead.

Full story

A partner of a leading Sydney venture capital firm has been elected to the board of the Australian private capital industry's peak organisation.

Full story

A new long-term investment fund backed by superannuation funds is to make a first investment in a diagnostic imaging business.

Full story
Members only

A climate change-focused investment and advisory firm has recruited an experienced growth investor to manage its investment program.

Full story
Members only

One of Australia's largest private equity firms is negotiating to acquire a listed technology company, floated by another private equity firm three years ago.

Full story
Members only

Leading venture firms have provided $2.3 million in seed-funding for a start-up that is developing software to help guide technology product managers.

Full story

A $44m investment round in a company that produces plant-derived fats for alternative proteins has been led by a Hong Kong investment firm.

Full story
Members only

A venture capital-backed company that has developed digital technology to assess gut health is to seek $8 million in a new funding round.

Full story