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Invoice2go ready to go into SME mobile payments

11:00AM | Wednesday, 4 November 2015 |  Invoicing startup Invoice2go has closed a $15 million series C funding round that will be used to help it move into the mobile payments space.

99designs gets set for Asian expansion with $US10 million Series B funding

4:45AM | Thursday, 16 April 2015 |  Melbourne design marketplace startup 99designs has closed a $US10 million Series B round, led by Japan’s Recruit Strategic Partners, which will support the startup’s expansion into Asia.

Xero raises $140 million to fund US and UK growth

2:44AM | Wednesday, 25 February 2015 |  New Zealand cloud accounting software company Xero has announced a capital raise from American venture capital firms Accel Partners and Matrix Capital Management.

99designs ramps up European plans with purchase of German rival 12designer

8:20PM | Wednesday, 8 August 2012 |  Australian start-up 99designs has opened the doors of its Berlin office after making its first acquisition in German design marketplace 12designer, one year after raising $35 million.

Cashed-up 99designs aims to boost growth

1:00AM | Wednesday, 25 January 2012 |  Crowdsource design giant 99designs says start-ups looking to secure funding need to justify how the money will be used, after the company revealed how its $35 million investment will be used to accelerate its growth.

Atlassian doubles revenue despite no sales staff

1:45PM | Wednesday, 18 January 2012 |  Australian software giant Atlassian has revealed it doesn’t employ salespeople among its 450-strong workforce, but has still managed to almost double its revenue over the past 18 months.