|Bridging New Zealand &
|iGlobe Treasury VIF is one of four venture funds selected
by the New Zealand government’s Venture
Investment Fund (VIF) scheme. It is also the first
fund to be backed by both the governments of Singapore and New
In June 2003, iGlobe Treasury VIF Fund announced its first
close of NZ$30 million. This Fund will provide an innovative
platform to grow young New Zealand companies in the global
marketplace by blending the creative strengths of the talent
pool in New Zealand with the international management and
capital capabilities of Singapore.
The Fund is managed by iGlobe Treasury Management, which
has unique strengths on three counts:
The Company – iGlobe Treasury Management
|Our management company is a joint venture between iGlobe
Partners and Treasury
Merchant Finance Limited to help young companies
become global market leaders. We facilitate the worldwide expansion
of portfolio companies through our substantial knowledge of
the major world regions. Through our offices in Silicon Valley,
Shanghai, Frankfurt, Singapore and New Zealand, we are able
to leverage our far-reaching network of investors, industry
experts and technical advisors.
The People – The Management Team
|The Company has an outstanding management team with well-balanced
experience in areas such as electronics, food, information and
communication technologies, semiconductors, financial services
and life sciences. The team also has extensive experience in
developing and running businesses at different stages of corporate
growth around the globe.
The Value-add – Venture Capital
|iGlobe Treasury Management is looking to nurture promising
seed, start-up and early expansion companies in the areas of
biotechnology, information and communications technology, environmental
and conservational technologies, and creative media industries
with the aim of turning them into global players.
|iGlobe Treasury - building superior
global market value.
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|Established in 1999, iGlobe Partners manages a global fund
with a team of partners in North America, Europe and Asia to
help young companies become global market leaders in the information
technology arena, with particular interest in the telecommunications,
storage, multimedia, semiconductor and enterprise markets.
Treasury Merchant Finance Limited:
|The company was formed in 1988 by Mr Antony
Paul Bishop to provide a comprehensive range of merchant banking
and consultancy services including financial structuring, mergers
and acquisitions, strategic business advice, equity raising,
corporate restructuring, debt and asset-based financing. Treasury
Merchant funded its first technology start-up company in 1996
and has since been focusing almost exclusively on providing
equity and management support to start-up technology companies
in the Australia/New Zealand region.