Australian tech leaders are horrified by the IPO plans for music-streaming startup Guvera

“Last year Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes became a billionaire after floating his business on the US stock market, having spent 10 years turning the Australian tech company into a global force. Last week, Queensland-based music streaming platform Guvera lodged its prospectus for an $80 million initial public offering (IPO).” Read more Simon Thomsen Business Insider Australia 6 June 2016

Private Equity Cure For Start-Up Pain

Private equity firms will become the lifeblood of Australia’s next generation of technology start-ups, providing funding, business strategy and connections, according to Dropbox Australia. Speaking at the annual AMMA Private Equity Spring Conference, Dropbox Australia country manager Charlie Wood (pictured) says there’s no shortage of budding entrepreneurs with good ideas, however they lack the support to make … Read more