What is Equity Crowdfunding?

Equity crowdfunding allows any Australian and New Zealander over 18 years to invest in exciting early stage companies in return for equity. Investing is quick, easy and as a shareholder you can earn a return if the startup succeeds.

Own a piece of an upcoming startup you believe in.


Equity Crowdfunding is for everyone

The new way to invest in innovative business. We want to ensure our clients have the best opportunity for success, so we offer support before, during and after the offer for companies and investors.

Who invests?

Join individuals, friends, family and loyal supporters and invest alongside professional investors and venture capitalists.

diversified investment
Diversified investments

Equity crowdfunding lets you invest in new and exciting businesses. From idea-stage startups to Initial Public Offering (IPO) opportunities, you choose the businesses you want to back.

Equity crowdfunding
Flexible investments

Invest as little as $50 in businesses that catch your eye in just a few simple clicks.

Equity crowdfunding

We provide a fully automated transactional investment platform for our community of investors and entrepreneurs on both sides of the Tasman.

Equity crowdfunding

We are authorised to hold and transfer funds in secure, dedicated client trust accounts in Australia and New Zealand.


Equitise makes it simple for you to invest in exciting businesses for as little as $50.

The change for everyday investors

In September 2017 the law in Australia changed to allow everyday investors the opportunity to invest in new and exciting businesses not listed on the ASX (Australian Stock Exchange).

Fintech Australia

Winner of Excellence in Crowdfunding

Winner of Marketing Campaign/Branding Initiative of the year

Finalist of Crowdfunding innovator of the year

Finalist of Fintech Start-up of the year

Finalist of FinTECH Startup of the year

Stephen Smith, CEO of 1Above
raised $1,856,112 from 198 investors
“1Above were very impressed with the level of service… specifically with the efficiency around the onboarding and the diligence period. The experienced team were able to provide us with insightful comments to further strengthen our offer and put our best foot forward.”

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Invest in exciting businesses

Equitise makes it simple for you to invest in exciting businesses for as little as $50

Raise funds easily

Take control of your capital raise and focus on the growth of your business in an efficient and streamlined way.