venture capital

Investment Strategy

Private equity beats the stock market

Private-equity returns have outperformed investments in the stock market over the past decade, according to Cambridge Associates’ Australia Private Equity and Venture Capital Index. In the 10 years to December 31, 2011, Australian private-equity net returns were 7.5 per cent per annum. The S&P/ASX 300 Accumulation Index rose 6.1 per cent per year during the […]
Investment Strategy

OneVentures seek the greater good

In a building that is on the $20 bill, the latest generation of Australian venture capitalists are one floor above the pioneers, Allen & Buckeridge. Anne-Marie Birkill, Michelle Deaker and Paul Kelly are gathered in a small room in the red brick building on Sydney’s Bulletin Place that is more silicon alley than valley. Still, […]