Punakaiki Fund: Fundraising update

At the end of last year we extended our wholesale fundraising offer until 31 January. While that was a bit over five weeks in time, in our summer season it’s really only a couple of weeks of business time.  Meanwhile however most of the companies we have invested are continuing strongly, most with steadily growing recurring revenue, and many […]

Punakaiki Fund Update: new investment, extended offer

Solid progress continues We have now received over $1 million in applications for the the December 2015 Offer, with over $800,000 received directly and $231,000 via the Snowball Effect Wholesale Platform. Offer Extended until 31 January We had a good number of investors and financial advisors, along with Snowball Effect, ask us for more time. […]

Punakaiki Fund – new offer for exempt investors

We’ve just launched a new wholesale offer to investors for Punakaiki Fund. It’s available only to Exempt investors, as we hit the legal limit of $2 million for crowd-funding investors back in June. There are two ways to invest. The easiest for new investors is through Snowball Effect’s wholesale platform, or you can download the Information […]

Punakaiki Fund Update – Mike Bennetts is Chair

An update from Punakaiki Fund. At our September 30th AGM we elected three new directors – Mike Bennetts, Bryan Hutchins and John Berry. We held our first board meeting earlier this month. It’s a great board, and we continue to be also inspired by the founders and staff from the companies we have invested into. Chris and I have also moved into an office […]

Punakaiki Fund adds three new directors

Punakaiki Fund press release today, marking the beginning of a new era for the fund. Chris Humphreys and I are very happy to be able to welcome such an excellent set of directors.   Three new directors bring wealth of experience  Auckland, 13 October 2015– Punakaiki Fund Limited, an investor in growth stage technology and […]

NZTE is offering to help you raise $1-$5m. Apply now.

NZTE (this time joining forces with Callaghan Innovation and the Asian Business Angel Forum who are looking after different categories) are once again helping companies get ready for investment by using a showcase event as a catalyst. The last one of these was in March 2015, held for Agri-Tech businesses during the Central Districts Field Days, which is in Fielding. This […]

Invest in Punakaiki Fund

We at Punakaiki Fund are very happy to announce our crowdfunding investment offer to the public: Snowballeffect.co.nz/punakaikifund We are seeking up to $2 million, the maximum allowable under the applicable law, and will close the offer once we reach that limit. Larger investors who miss out may be eligible for our private offer, but it is far […]