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Understanding investment areas

24 Nov 2020

Descriptions to further help with understanding our four focus investment areas/sectors; Software…

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Startup Investment Magazine 2020

2 Nov 2020

In collaboration with PWC and AANZ, we share insights and trends within deep-tech investment and…

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Elevate invests $20m into $50m Pacific Channel VC fund

12 Oct 2020

PRESS RELEASE: 12 October 2020

New Zealand Growth Capital Partners’ Elevate NZ Venture Fund has…

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Elevate invests into $200m Movac Fund 5

22 Sep 2020

Elevate NZ Venture Fund today announced their investment in Movac Fund 5 - a new $200-250 million…

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Elevate makes first investment: into the newly formed Blackbird NZ Fund

7 Sep 2020

Elevate NZ Venture Fund is investing $21.5 million into the newly formed Blackbird Ventures’ New…

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Kiwi start-up Aroa Biosurgery celebrate ASX listing milestone

24 Jul 2020

Aroa Biosurgery commences trading on theAustralian Securities Exchange

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Elevate Venture Capital Fund FAQs

8 Jul 2020

All frequently asked questions relating to our Elevate fund

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Aspire NZ Seed Fund is set to increase support for tech start-ups

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

NZGCP has appointed two offshore venture capital experts to the Investment Committee of the Elevate…

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Venture Capital Fund Application Form

28 Jan 2020

Application form for potential investments by the Venture Capital Fund (VCF)

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Venture Capital Fund Application Form Guidance Notes

28 Jan 2020

This document provides guidance to completing the application form for potential investments by the…