Bidz Direct ended up raising $400,000 in seed funding despite bad taste left behind in the sector by Alphatise

by 11 days ago.

In March, I wrote an article about Bidz Direct, in which I stated that the startup’s biggest challenge was going to be the bad press surrounding another startup playing in the same space Alphatise. I also said that co-founders Phil Tran and Zaven Matevosian would face some tough questions as they prepared to launch their platform and raise funds.

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Peter Coco - dfinanz

Brisbane startup dfinanz wants to help users understand their banking data

by 12 days ago.

There are various types of startups in the world. There are the quirky ones that try to make us smile, those that quell boredom, startups that aim to make us healthier, those who want to get us organised and work better, and those that try to change the way big institutions work. Brisbane startup dfinanz aims to be the latter.

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