Small business funding
3:13PM | Tuesday, 20 March 2012 | Finding funding for a start-up can be tough. Thankfully, as our infographic reveals, it is out there if you know where to look. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
12:55PM | Monday, 5 December 2011 | Peazie, a Facebook-based start-up, has secured funding from local investor Adventure Capital, after securing a swag of big-name clients just months after launching.
6:32AM | Thursday, 9 June 2011 | As many as 30 seed stage start-ups will benefit from a $60 million government investment in three venture capital funds.
I need capital to grow my business but my most promising investor wants a large slice of the company. What should I do?2:12PM | Monday, 28 February 2011 | Your investor should ideally add more than capital to your business. They should bring connections, customers, industry expertise, and a path to exit.
2:53PM | Friday, 25 February 2011 | Speak to the founder of an innovative start-up and he/she is likely to grumble about reluctance of banks to lend them funds to fulfil their dreams.
2:00AM | Tuesday, 15 February 2011 | The School for Social Entrepreneurs, which has won a $100,000 grant from Macquarie, claims that the sector is on the rise.
12:53PM | Monday, 13 December 2010 | According to industry experts, the Federal Government’s $4 billion injection into the securitisation market will have a limited but positive impact on the small business sector.
12:46PM | Monday, 13 December 2010 | Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan’s proposed banking reforms have received mixed reviews from business and banking representatives.
12:03PM | Thursday, 9 December 2010 | Stateless Systems aims crowd-funding venture at small and independent developers.
12:04PM | Wednesday, 1 December 2010 | Bootstrapping doesn't prevent you from raising funds in the future, but it is certainly how the vast majority of web start-ups get going.