Tagged: australia

Rick Chen from Pozible Considers Equity Crowdfunding

Team Pozible with Flags

Australia based Pozible has been on a roll the past few months.  Broadening their reach from their Aussie home base, the company has expanded into Singapore, Malaysia, New Zealand and recently China. Not too long ago they invaded the shores of the United States spreading their unique approach to the crowdfunding movement. Pozible was born… Read More

Brief: Pozible Continues to Tout High Crowdfunding Success Rate

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Australia based rewards crowdfunding platform Pozible continues to pound the table with their data that indicates they have an exceptionally high success rate for projects on their platform.  In a recent note, Pozible claimed that in Asia Pacific they boast a 56% success level for crowdfunding campaigns. This number represents four years of crowdfunding over… Read More

Pozible Presents “Stand Up, Stand Out” Live Pitch Event

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Vivid Sydney is an annual event in Australia featuring some of the worlds most relevant creative industry forums.  There is music, ideas, lights and and plenty of others things for people to enjoy as art, technology and commerce all come together.  In fact it makes me want to move to Sydney. Hundreds of thousands of… Read More

Pozible Pushes Social for Crowdfunding

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Pozible is introducing some new social tactics to help crowdfunders on their platform.  In a recent statement the Australia based company have asked all “past, present and future” crowdfunders to use the #PoziPics hashtag on instagram and twitter for campaign photographs. Each Friday Pozible will sort through the many photos and pick the most creative… Read More

Centurion Solutions to Invest £5 million in GamCrowd Startups

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GamCrowd, an equity crowdfunding company that focuses on the gambling industry, has signed an agreement with Centurion Solutions to invest a fund of up to £5m into start ups on the GamCrowd platform. Centurion represents some of the world’s largest professional sports and racing trading firms and this fund will be made up from funds provided by both… Read More

Australian Job Board CareerOne To Offer Crowdfunding Via Partnership

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Australian employment website CareerOne has announced their intention to launch a crowdfunding platform sometime this year, but they won’t go it alone. CareerOne CEO Karen Lawson told Business Insider Australia that the platform is looking to team with an existing rewards-based crowdfunding site. Her comments allude to what the play may shape up to look like…. Read More

Pozible Claims Title of Best Crowdfunding Success Rate

Australian Crocodile

Pozible Calls Out Other Crowdfunding Platforms to Share Numbers. According to publicly available information put together by Pozible, the Australian platform has the highest crowdfunding success rate in the USA at 45%.  Globally, Pozible’s campaign success rate is 56%.  With pledges of over $1million a month Pozible may be the third highest-grossing crowdfunding platform on… Read More

Pozible Now Crowdfunding in China

Pozible China

Australia based crowdfunding platform Pozible has opened their doors in the most populous country in the world.  Having recently launched country specific iterations of their crowdfunding portal in Singapore, Pozible has now launched a Mandarin version powered by an international team to support project creators in China.  Pozible hopes to facilitate engagement between Chinese based… Read More

VentureCrowd Opens Equity Crowdfunding Platform in Australia

Invest Small Think Big VentureCrowd

Australia based equity crowdfunding platform VentureCrowd has officially opened for business today.  The platform, which allows wholesale investors to take equity positions in innovative high growth-potential startups, opened this morning with over 200 registered investors and 36 startups which have been pre-screened by the best Australian accelerators, incubators, angel groups and university programs. Developed by… Read More

Equity Crowdfunding Platform OurCrowd Moves into Australia

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Israel based equity crowdfunding company OurCrowd has announced they are moving into the Australian market to extend their investment platform.  OurCrowd, led by founder Jon Medved, has hired a local team to develop the new market.  David Shein, Nathan Cher and Geoff Levy will be spearheading the new initiative as they set to compete with… Read More

Crowdfunding Site for Pets, Animals Set to Launch

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Petitious, a crowdfunding site for pets and animals has announced their forthcoming launch scheduled for March 1, 2014.  The Australia based crowdfunding platform was founded by Monika Mileva. Petitious is a new way of raising money for pet and animal projects, ventures, non-profits, start-ups, products and other initiatives.  Any project may be posted as long… Read More

Pozible Partners Again with Australia’s International Documentary Event

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DocWeek, Australia’s international documentary film festival takes place in Adelaide, March  4-9, 2014.  The Aussie crowdfunding platform is once again slated to partner on the event with the Pozible Pitch. Four crowdfunded films have been selected by Pozible and DocWeek for the Pozible Pitch.  The four finalists will have the opportunity to pitch their film… Read More

Pozible Holds Screening of Crowdfunded Films

Pozible Shorts Film

Pozible just recently moved into their new offices in Melbourne where apparently they have quite a bit of extra space.  So what better way to put that space to work than screening some really cool films that were funded on the Pozible crowdfunding platform.  Pozible Shorts is a free event and open to the public…. Read More

Twelve Foot Ninja’s Pozible-Crowdfunded, Over The Top & NSFW Music Video

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Australian rock band Twelve Foot Ninja took to Australia-based crowdfunding platform Pozible in an effort to crowdfund a music video. The campaign ended in May of 2013 after raising $52,600 on a goal of $45,000. The big news at the time was that the campaign had broken Eskimo Joe’s record for a music act on… Read More

Looking for 5 Crowdfunding Campaigns for “The Pozible Residency”

Pozible Residency

If you are interested in launching a crowdfunding campaign and need a place to hang out while putting in those 20 hour days this could be for you.  Aussie crowdfunding platform Pozible has announced “The Pozible Residency” which is similar to doing a medical residency:  long hours, stressful work but in this situation you get… Read More

Pozible Partners with MGM’s Retail Subsidiary Waterfront Records

Pozible What How Who

Multifaceted crowdfunding platform Pozible is now offering musicians the opportunity to have their crowdfunded albums, singles (yes both physical and digital) plus merchandise orders fulfilled by MGM’s retail subsidiary, Waterfront Records.  As described by Pozible this allows music crowdfunders to: Fulfill the crowdfunding orders of your album, singles (physical and digital) and/or merchandise. Saving you the trouble of sending them out. Have your crowdfunded albums… Read More

Self Hosted Crowdfunding Now Live at Pozible

Pozible Self Hosted

Previously announced this past September, Australia based crowdfunding platform Pozible has announced their version of embeddable, self-hosted, crowdfunding is today live and available.  Pozible’s self-hosted approach is designed for users who have their own web presence, who want to use their own branding and who want to keep their audience on their own website. Pozible… Read More

Crowdfunding Platform Pozible Now Live in Malaysia, Singapore

Pozible in Malaysia and Singapore

Leading Australia based crowdfunding platform has announced they have “spread their wings” and hit the shores of both Malaysia and Singapore in Southeast Asia.  Crowdfunders in both of these countries are now able to crowd fund in their own currencies:  Malaysian Ringit and Singapore Dollars. While the expansion was not unexpected, Pozible has been working… Read More

Life Sized Lego Car Powered by Air and Paid for by Crowdfunding

Driving the Lego Car

The Super Awesome Micro Project is a basically a car built out of Lego.  With the exception of the wheels and a few load bearing elements the entire car, which has a top speed of about 20 to 30 KMh, has been constructed with Lego.  You have got to love it. The entire project was… Read More

SocietyOne Brings the Revolution of P2P Lending to Australia

SocietyOne Thinks Outside of the Box

SocietyOne is changing the way loans are funded in Australia.  The company launched their first fully compliant Peer-to-Peer lending platform back in August of 2012.  SocietyOne operates their own proprietary loan management platform called ClearMatch which provides safe and secure online loan applications and document management. SocietyOne was co-founded by CEO Matt Symons and  COO… Read More