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Senate passes tax incentives for early stage investors and VCs

- May 4, 2016 3 MIN READ

Today the Senate has passed a new tax incentives for early stage investors and a scheme to improve access to capital for VCs. These two initiatives are designed to make investment for Australian startups more attractive and were measures first announced in December last year as part of the Government’s National Innovation and Science Agenda (NISA).

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Fintech sector among the winners in 2016 Budget

- May 3, 2016 5 MIN READ

As far as the startup landscape goes, the fintech sector has emerged as the real winner of Treasurer Scott Morrison’s 2016 Budget. A key focus has been made on supporting innovative ideas to ensure Australia is a leading destination for fintech companies and global disruptors.