Investing in a better future
What is Impact Investing?
Impact investing is a growing field of investment that intentionally creates positive social or environmental impacts as well as a financial return, and measures both. It challenges the long-held view that social and environmental issues are best addressed through philanthropic donations, and that market investments should focus exclusively on achieving financial goals. Impact investing combines the best of both capital and values-based principles to create a triple-bottom line: good financial social and environmental returns.
Why is it important?
Impact investing has tremendous potential to help address some of our most entrenched societal issues. Countries, including Australia, face growing gaps between demand for social services and what governments can afford. As a result, governments, businesses and communities are now seeking new solutions, as well as effective new ways to finance and deliver them at scale.
Do you have an impact investment strategy?
At One10 we work with a range of Impact Investors, Funds, High Net-Worth Individuals, Angel Investors and Family Offices and Private Ancillary Funds to develop investment strategies, provide qualified deal flow and undertake due diligence on available opportunities. If you need support developing your strategy or want to connect with impact investment opportunities please get in touch with our Impact Investment Team to discuss your needs.
How One10 facilitates Impact Investment
One10 is connected to an extensive network of impact investors. We recognise that there are many purpose-driven businesses seeking investment, and that correspondingly there are investors looking to grow the impact sector alongside their portfolio. One10 connects those looking for impact investment with investors seeking to create impact through their funding. One10 conducts a thorough Due Diligence and Impact assessment of all businesses it is assisting to raise capital for.
If you are seeking to raise capital, and your business has a strong social or environmental mission at its core, pitch your idea or business to us!
Deal Room & Investment Platform
One10 has partnered with Equitise to create Australia's first dedicated Deal Room and Equity Crowdfunding Platform for Impact Investments and Social Enterprise Startups.
One10 and Equitise brings the Australasian investment network together, providing a platform for high growth and innovative companies to partner with investors who believe in them. We make investing in companies accessible, efficient and safe for all investors. It's the modern way to raise capital.
THE FUTURE OF EQUITY CROWDFUNDING THROUGH One10 and EQUITISE
We are creating an intuitive and automated investment ecosystem which is highly social and inclusive for ALL investor (from family offices, to VC’s, high net worth angels and less experienced retail investors).
We want to make investing in private companies accessible, efficient and cool.
This is achieved within our investment platform through syndicate investment clubs. A “syndicated group” is an umbrella term it covers VC’s, Angel Groups and Investment Clubs.
The syndicated investment model sits within our equity crowdfunding technology and streamlines the traditional investment process for private investment groups. Syndicates enable private investment groups to fund their investments, share their investments with other investors in return for carry, get access to the Equitise Nominee (meaning only 1 shareholder on your investee business register) – all whilst accessing the benefits of our technology.
To date, Equitise has attracted some of the most sophisticated and best financial investors Investec, AWI Ventures, H2 Ventures, Tank Stream Ventures and Bridgelane Capital. Equitise has also received investment from members of New Zealand’s most active Angel Group (Flying Kiwi Angels) and other well-known angel investors with prior exits in the online disruption space such as Spreets (exited to Yahoo!7 for $40m) and Brands Exclusive (exited to APN for $80m).
One10 Has partnered with the Impact Investment Fund to connect Startups with investment.
The Impact Investment Fund has been established to enable entrepreneurs and founders to the access capital to support their business expansion. We connect the Impact Investment Fund to a certain type of business:
- Are able to demonstrate positive social and/or environmental impact
- Have a high-growth, scalable product or service that is disruptive or has unique features or channels to market, that also provides barriers to entry for competition
- Possess a business model with potential to generate in excess of $10m revenues in 5 years, and a 10x return for investors
- Are at the seed stage, have a minimum viable product
- Have a business pathway reflecting market size and clear customer identification
- Are raising $50,000 to $5,000,000+
Are you seeking to create impact through your investments? Let us know!