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​Booktopia has launched a $10 million equity crowdfunding campaign

Online bookseller Booktopia launched a $10 million equity crowdfund, the largest so far in Australia. The company will tap into its large customer base to sell shares at $1 each. Booktopia’s revenue is ​$113.9 million. ​Booktopia, an Australian-grown online bookstore, announced it is opening up shares for investors through platform […]
​Booktopia has launched a $10 million equity crowdfunding campaign
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Fintech startup HashChing has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign

Mortgage marketplace startup HashChing, a fintch startup disrupting the monopoly of the big banks, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign. It’s currently live on the Equitise platform, which has one of the seven crowdfunding licences issued for the first time this year. HashChing, which is seeking between $1 million and […]
Fintech startup HashChing has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign
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Digital bank startup Xinja just raised $2 million in equity crowdfunding

Crowdfunding investment through Equitise is more than $2 million from 1,000 investors. When launched, Xinja hit the minimum funding target of $500,000 in under a day. Investments of $250 made up a quarter(26.53%) of all investors Digital bank startup Xinja has raised, via platform Equitise, more than $2 million from […]
Digital bank startup Xinja just raised $2 million in equity crowdfunding
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Australia’s fintech industry wants to remove roadblocks for private company equity crowdfunding

Australia’s fintech industry has called for the fast adoption of stalled private company equity crowdfunding legislation to help more Australian small-to-medium sized businesses access the funds they need to grow. Legislation supporting crowdfunding for private companies was introduced to the House of Representatives in September last year hasn’t progressed. FinTech […]
Australia’s fintech industry wants to remove roadblocks for private company equity crowdfunding