Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital – Strong Performance as the Global Pandemic Endures
The Australian PE and VC industry remains significant, with $30 billion of capital raised to date.
Funding levels for Australian Startups and Young Tech companies remained strong in FY2020
Despite COVID-19, funding for Australian Startups and Young Tech companies has remained strong.
Australian Investment Council’s 2020 Investing for Growth Leadership Awards
The Council is pleased to announce the winners of its 2020 Investing for Growth Leadership Awards.
Australian Investment Council announces 2020 Investing for Growth Award winners
The Council is pleased to announce the winners of its 2020 Investing for Growth Awards.
Political Insights Series | Cutting Red Tape: The Deregulation Agenda
Steve Lewis from Newgate Australia shares his insights on the government’s deregulation agenda.
Private markets mega-firms sign up to climate framework
Five private markets giants have created the One Planet Private Equity Funds group...
Performance keeps Australia in alternatives game
Despite its comparative market size, Australia has consistently delivered good performance.
DC pensions: Can private equity remain ‘private’?
PE is at a crossroads as it hopes to maintain secrecy while gaining exposure to retail investors.
Innovative businesses benefit from greater certainty on future of R&D tax incentive
The government has announced it's abandoning reforms to the R&D tax incentive.
Australian Cyber Week 2020
Registration is now open for Australian Cyber Week 2020 events.
Federal Budget 2020-21: Statement from the Australian Investment Council
The Federal Budget highlights the important role of business investment in economic recovery.
Women in Private Capital Report – a compelling case for diversity
The Council has released its comprehensive report on diversity and inclusion within private capital.
Going narrow and deep on manufacturing will give Australia a competitive edge
The Australian Investment Council welcomes the Prime Minister’s pre-budget announcement today.
New Guidance on Subscription Lines of Credit Explained
Alicia Gregory and Suzanne Tavill provided insights into guidance on subscription lines of credit.
Political Insights Series | Manufacturing set for a revival
Steve Lewis from Newgate Australia shares his insights on the revival of manufacturing in Australia.
Investors and Exits
Insights on how Champions of Change are raising capital and selling assets while working remotely.
Supporting an Innovation Nation
Australia is at an important crossroads when it comes to our status as an innovation nation.
Current and emerging tax issues in the new 'normal'
Whilst private equity sponsors attention was focussed on their existing portfolio assets...
Managing the portfolio
Our Champions of Change share insights on how they have managed their portfolio companies.
COVID-19 and changing work practices
COVID-19 has forced a mass and rapid adoption of remote working practices...
New Business and Talent Taskforce will help capitalise on Australia’s ‘first mover’ advantages
The Council supports the new whole-of-government Global Business and Talent Attraction Taskforce.