Friday, October 10th, 2014

LONDON, UK - Wholesale Investor, Australia’s leading private investment platform, will host the London Capital Showcase Lunch 2014 in London on Friday October 10.

Wholesale Investor is Australia’s largest private investment platform directly connecting high net worth and professional investors with Private, Pre-IPO and Small Cap ASX Listed investment opportunities that are often not available on the open market.

Presented in association with principal support partners PwC, DLA Piper and NZTE the Showcase will provide up to 80 high net worth and professional investors with the opportunity to gain direct access to 8 high growth Private, Pre-IPO and ASX Listed Companies in Life Sciences, Healthcare, Cleantech, Internet, Technology, Financial Services and Agriculture sectors in one afternoon.

"We are proud to be showcasing 8 of Australia’s and UK’s most innovative and diverse companies to investors, fund managers and brokers. The event provides them with a rare opportunity to speak directly with the CEO, and gain information straight from the source.” says Steve Torso, Wholesale Investor's Managing Director.

"The last 12 months have been exciting times for Private, Pre-IPO, and emerging growth companies, as investors, fund managers and Family Offices have become more active in their support and investment into innovative growth companies. In this period Wholesale Investor has Showcased over 120 companies and over $500million in capital raising offers throughout Australia, New Zealand and Singapore, to over 3000 investors at Investor events. It highlights the demand and opportunity for Australian and New Zealand Innovation.”

Our two nations share strong historical, cultural and business ties and the London Capital Showcase Lunch provides a great opportunity to bridge the gap between Innovations, Investment and strategic opportunities.

3 examples of the companies being featured are:

Fine Art Bourse Ltd (F.A.B) - A Disruptive Online Trading Platform – Art & Diamonds

Technology has drastically changed the way goods & services are traded globally, however one market remains stuck in the 18th century, remains a duopoly, and continues to trade around $14bn annually of which 80% is controlled by 2 major players. While technology has the ability to drastically lower fee’s among Sotherby’s and Christies clients, high operational costs due to the nature of auctions have seen fee’s rise to unprecedented levels to currently over 50% of the total transaction.

F.A.B have implemented a business model which drastically lowers fee’s for fine art auctions through reducing showroom costs through reputable partners, reducing auction costs through hosting auctions online, and reduced both fee’s and tax exposure for clients by up to 90% through adopting a system whereby the ‘hammer’ falls online despite a physical presence of bidders. F.A.B have also generated a serious network of suppliers and bidders through the network of Tim Goodman,

Founder & CEO of F.A.B. Mr Goodman was the former owner of Sotherby’s Australia, previous to this Mr Goodman forged a career over 40 years building the largest auction enterprise in the Southern Hemisphere.

Mr Goodman has developed a team of auction industry leaders including himself, and along with a team of investors and venture capitalists have launched Fine Art Bourse (F.A.B). F.A.B successfully raised over $2m in it’s seed round in mid-2014 from a series of high profile investors. The second Round B Capital raise will be launched on Friday 10 October at 12.00 noon at the offices of DLA Piper in London.

CricHQ Ltd - Cricket Platform capturing 20,000+ Live cricket matches around the world; Redefining how cricket is administered, Shared, Analysed and Followed

CricHQ was co-founded in 2010 by Stephen Fleming (ex-NZ Cricket Captain), Brendon McCullum (Current NZ Cricket Captain) and Simon Baker (Tech Entrepreneur) along with over 25 international cricketers as shareholders including Michael Vaughan, Graeme Swann, Ravi Ashwin, David and Mike Hussey, Brad Hodge and George Bailey.

CricHQ provides unique benefits to all stakeholders including administrators, fans, players and coaches. The CricHQ technology platform is the preferred choice of technology with over 250 cricketing body clients, including New Zealand, Sri Lanka and South Africa. Where all the official cricket played in those regions are mandated by those governing bodies to use CricHQ to capture those cricket matches. Key partnerships have been established with global governing bodies the ICC and FICA as well as with content and distribution partners Samsung, Nokia and Blackberry which enables the projected growth. Generating revenue via Platform Licensing, Data content feeds, Performance Analysis, Sponsorship and Advertising.

PATRYS LTD - ASX listed anti-cancer drug development company with an existing out licensed product

Patrys Limited (ASX:PAB) is an ASX listed company, whose principal focus is on the development of a completely new type of product for the treatment of cancer – natural human antibodies. These natural human antibodies potentially offer the promise of increased potency coupled with greater safety as compared to existing cancer treatments.

The Company's most mature product is PAT-SC1 and has been shown to provide treated gastric cancer patients with a 10 year survival benefit. The product is now being prepared for out licensing. In July 2010, the Company successfully advanced a second product into the clinic, when they received regulatory approval to evaluate PAT-SM6 in a first-in-human clinical trial for the treatment of melanoma patients. A Phase I/IIa clinical trial in relapsed and/or refractory multiple myeloma for PAT-SM6 was completed in March 2014.  A follow up study using PAT-SM6 in combination with carfilzomib and dexamethasone in relapsed and/or refractory multiple myeloma patients is currently under preparation.

Entry is free. Lunch will be provided. 


Date: Friday 10 October 2014
Time: 12.00pm-2.00pm
Venue: DLA Piper Offices, 3 Noble Street, London, EC2V 7EE
Catering: Lunch and drinks will be supplied before the event
Cost: This is a free event for Family Offices, Sophisticated and Accredited Investors, Stock Brokers and Fund Managers.

To register for the London Showcase September Event 2014, please go to:


Atlantis Resources Ltd (ARL:LN)
Crowd Mobile Australia Pty Ltd
Patrys Ltd
Veriluma Ltd
Macro Realty Developments Ltd
Fine Art Bourse Ltd
CricHQ Ltd

Atlantis Resources Ltd (ARL:LN)

Atlantis is the world’s leading developer of tidal power projects and turbine systems. Atlantis recently achieved £51m financial close on the first phase of the world’s largest tidal power project, MeyGen, which is located in the Pentland Firth in Scotland. Construction has commenced and first power of this 398 megawatt project will be exported in early 2016. Atlantis continues to expand its seabed real estate development portfolio in the UK, Canada, China and India. The new Atlantis 1.5 megawatt turbine system currently being developed by Lockheed Martin Corporation will be installed on the MeyGen project in 2016.

Crowd Mobile Australia Pty Ltd

Pre-ASX listed profitable global mobile entertainment and micro job company. Crowd Mobile has recently executed a supply agreement with NTH AG to launch Crowd Mobile services into France, Belgium & Austria.

Patrys Ltd (ASX:PAB)

Patrys is an ASX listed anti-cancer drug development company with an existing out licensed product. Patrys Limited principal focus is on the development of a completely new type of product for the treatment of cancer – natural human antibodies.

Veriluma Ltd

Conceived within Australian Defence Intelligence where decisions can affect the security of a country and its citizens. The software application is rigorous in its approach and provides decision makers with greater insight and certainty and risks or conflicts highlighted. Patents held in Australia and USA: 'Intelligence Analysis Method and System Using Subjective Logic'.

Macro Realty Developments Ltd

MACRO Realty Developments (MACRO) specialises in the creation of opportunities for property investors through careful identification and selection of sites, operation of an outstanding sales model, and use of a tried and tested systemic approach to property development. The MACRO team has facilitated over 40 development projects with a combined value of $700M+, and management of c$90M of investor funds.

Fine Art Bourse Ltd

Fine Art Bourse Limited (F.A.B.) is a disruptive online trading platform (Art & Diamonds). F.A.B. has applied the latest technology to create a new and unique cloud based online auction trading platform with dramatically reduced fees. F.A.B. seeks to break down the current barriers to entry at traditional auction houses to a market that has moved on.

CricHQ Ltd

Cricket Platform capturing 20,000+ Live cricket matches around the world and is redefining how cricket is administered, shared, analysed and followed. Key partnerships have been established with global governing bodies the ICC and FICA as well as with content and distribution partners Samsung, Nokia and Blackberry which enables the projected growth.

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