Australia’s game development industry has massive potential for growth as an export industry, according to an independent survey by IGEA and GDAA.
The government has launched the Biomedical Translation Fund, a $500 million fund that will help commercialise biomedical discoveries.
Farmbot, Pixc and Open Learning have successfully obtained second-round funding from SYD Ventures – a company that describes itself as a startup (not a VC fund) investing in other early stage startups.
Alex Turnbull, son of Federal Minister for Communications Malcolm Turnbull, may be setting an example of how Australians can work with their Asian counterparts. The Sydney Morning Herald reported today that Alex Turnbull is planning to launch a Singapore-based hedge fund, Keshik Capital, which will be “focused on Asia with the flexibility to invest globally”.