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Aspire NZ Seed Fund settings change

25 Jun 2020

The Government has raised the Aspire NZ Seed Fund’s annual investment cap from $12 million to $20...

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Independent Strategic Advisor and Investment Committee member appointed to assist Elevate Fund

22 Jun 2020

Elevate NZ Venture Fund (Elevate) has appointed Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur Randy Komisar as...

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Elevate Fund on track and appoints international VC experts to Investment Committee

22 Apr 2020

NZ Growth Capital Partners (NZGCP) has appointed two offshore venture capital experts to the...

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Seed Co‐investment Fund investment cap raised

23 Nov 2019

The Government has given the New Zealand Venture Investment Fund the green light to increase from...

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Wide range of stakeholders to be consulted on new Venture Capital Fund

28 Aug 2019

Investors in New Zealand’s early stage capital markets are being invited to comment on policy...

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Investment boost for NZ’s early stage companies and venture capital market

5 Jul 2019

Following last month’s Budget announcement of a new $300 million, 15 year venture capital (VC...