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A prominent Melbourne investor with long involvement in venture capital and private equity, has set up a growth capital firm that is focusing on small to medium sized companies.

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A Sydney venture capital firm is launching fundraising for its second venture credit fund.

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A deal-by-deal private equity firm which focuses on mid-size businesses is seeking to raise its first fund.

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A long-established investment company is seeking to raise up to $NZ50 million for new investments in New Zealand private businesses.

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A renewable energy investment firm has officially launched fundraising for a $10 billion investment platform which already owns Australia's largest solar farm.

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A Sydney firm that invested in Canva, Rokt and SiteMinder from its first investment vehicle is seeking $100 million for its third venture capital fund.

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A federal government-backed body and a large superannuation fund are each contributing $50 million to a fund that will invest in companies leading decarbonisation.

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A venture capital firm has raised an initial $25 million for an early stage fund after only a month of formal fundraising.

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An ASX-listed property funds manager is seeking to raise $500 million for a private equity fund.

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A new Brisbane-based agri-tech venture fund has achieved a $21 million first close.

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A fund set up in Victoria will encourage academics to take commercialisation risks with their research.

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Research organisation the Black Dog Institute is raising a venture capital fund to address mental health.

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Australia's first software and technology specialist private equity firm has raised an above target $635 million for its second fund.

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Two substantial local commitments have been made to Blackbird Ventures' $NZ100 million target second New Zealand fund.

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The NSW state government has committed $10 million to setting up a female founders-focused venture capital fund.

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An early-stage investment firm is raising a fund to invest in advanced manufacturing ventures.

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An early-stage venture capital firm raised $12 million from high net-worth individual investors in nine days recently even as listed tech stocks were tumbling around the world.

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A private equity firm is to pay a record $530 million for a leading Sydney tourist hotel months after a rival firm paid $315 million for a similar establishment nearby.

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A software specialist venture capital firm has launched fundraising for a $100 million new fund confident the raise will not be affected by the downturn in value of listed tech stocks flowing on to private markets.

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A turnaround specialist private equity firm has raised $750 million for its latest buyout fund.

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