Angel Investments stories
NZ startups show strong growth despite COVID-19 challenges
New Zealand startup investment has grown and matured despite the challenges of COVID-19, according to a report from PwC and the Angel Association.
LaunchVic Australia seeks next generation of local & international angels
The Australian state of Victoria is on a serious mission to find its next generation of startup angel and venture capital investors.
Record $86m pouring into NZ’s early stage investments
NZVCA estimates that there were over 25 domestic and international funds active in early-stage venture in New Zealand during 2017.
Launch Taranaki and NZVIF to invest in local startups
The partnership with NZVIF’s Seed Co-Investment Fund – or SCIF - will bring more investment into innovative companies in the Taranaki region.
Changes to Govt startup investment fund welcomed by angel investors
Changes include raising the investment cap in companies to $1.5 million and removing the $250,000 funding round limit.
Record $69mil angel investments poured into young New Zealand companies in 2016
Fewer portfolio companies are getting funded, but high-performing ones are able to close larger sized capital rounds.