News & Analysis

BlueChilli secures $5 million from prominent investors and acquires Future Capital’s equity

- September 1, 2014 2 MIN READ

Sydney-based venture technology investor and startup incubator, BlueChilli has today announced it has closed AUD$5 million in investment, which will help the firm continue in its path to grow and strengthen Australia’s startup sector. The latest round of funding was led by Australian business icon The Myer Family Investments, as well as Adelaide-based tech entrepreneur and founder of Internode Simon Hackett.

Other

The most common mistakes of startup budgets

- April 30, 2014 2 MIN READ

In order to bring revenue, every startup needs to have a solid financial backup provided by investors. Before planning your budget and handing it down to people that might be interested in financing your idea, it’s worth taking a moment to rethink your strategy to ensure your prospective funds are used as efficiently as possible.

Insights

Raising Capital: The Legal Basics

- August 28, 2013 3 MIN READ

Most start-ups will never raise an institutional investment round. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing. If you can reach profitability and maintain great growth rates without raising capital, do it! Why dilute yourself unnecessarily?