Aussie startups "punching above their weight" in Fintech 100

12:28PM | Monday, 14 December 2015 |  The local startup industry is going from strength to strength and Australia is punching above its weight, the report notes.

"Prenup" guidelines show how to stay on the right side of the angels

8:33PM | Friday, 28 August 2015 |  Australian entrepreneurs are struggling to communicate properly with angel investors, leading them to be unable to extract the most value from these relationships, investors say.

Energy and natural resources sector ripe for startup innovation

7:13PM | Thursday, 30 July 2015 |  When it comes to innovation I often use the quote, sometimes attributed to Einstein, that “the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result”.

KPMG looking for startup disrupters in the energy and natural resources sector

7:48PM | Tuesday, 21 July 2015 |  As the rate at which large companies are replaced increases, firms like KPMG are increasingly looking for ways to engage with their disruptors.

Kondoot calls on KPMG in $10 million capital raising

4:00AM | Tuesday, 3 April 2012 |  Brisbane start-up Kondoot has secured KPMG as a corporate advisor for its $10 million capital raising.

KPMG report downplays influence of social media

1:36PM | Wednesday, 11 January 2012 |  A global study by KMPG reveals 86% of the consumers surveyed actively engage in social networking regularly, but only a third say social media influences their purchasing decisions.

SMEs urged to focus on strategy in new financial year

8:28PM | Wednesday, 24 August 2011 |  Small businesses have been urged to review their strategies for the new financial year, with new research suggesting that many firms are concerned about succession planning.

R&D Tax Credit tipped to boost small businesses

8:20PM | Wednesday, 24 August 2011 |  Labor’s new R&D Tax Credit was passed through the Senate yesterday with amendments brokered by the Greens, including a quarterly payment option for small businesses.

Footytips deal highlights value in online communities

8:56PM | Monday, 15 August 2011 |  Start-ups are being encouraged to build online communities as part of their CRM strategies, after the owner of social tipping site Footytips was acquired by sports giant ESPN International.

Australia divided into consumer “tribes”: KPMG

8:25PM | Tuesday, 9 August 2011 |  Australia’s population can be divided into two distinct “tribes” based on their consumption habits, according to a new report, highlighting opportunities for start-ups to appeal to a particular demographic.