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angel investor

A person who invests his or her own money in a startup company. An angel investor is generally not a member of a bank, venture capital firm or other financial institution that also makes such investments. Angels are typically private individuals.
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Long-Irwin credits FedNor with helping to boost angel investing in Northern Ontario.
But the organisation added many local business people and their advisors have not yet made themselves familiar with it or the role of business angel investing.
One big incentive for angel investing in Arkansas, Stinson said, is the 33.3 percent state income tax credit through the Arkansas Commerce Capital Development Co.
Angel investing network iAngels has raised USD14 million to continue worldwide expansion of its offering to private investors around the world, the company said.
Angel investing is defined here as early-stage private investment; angels invest their own after-tax money, unlike venture capitalists, who are investing other peopleAEs money.
"Besides, it is an honour for Tenmou, to host Dave McClure, an investment Guru who has 25 years of experience in angel investing, to inaugurate our new coworking space and kick off the first event.
Angelsummit.io promises to be the first step in a continuing conversation in America regarding responsible Angel Investing. For information on the event please visit: www.angelsummit.io.
The concept of angel investing offers an excellent platform for regional and international investors to connect with high-potential innovative entrepreneurs from the region to share experience and develop their investment portfolios, said the organisers.
Susan Preston, the 'First Lady of angel investing' who recently travelled over from the USA to help launch Investing Women.
We are in the midst of a huge revival in angel investing and you can in fact get the seed money you need if you have the right idea," said George McQuilken, one of those local angels.
Furthermore, I have found entrepreneurs much more willing to consider utilising spare cash balances across the wealth management spectrum, investing in balanced portfolios and hedge funds, as well as investment property (buy-to-let), business angel investing and more esoteric investment opportunities.
This event will be of interest to companies looking to attract investment as well as to potential new Business Angels, key business advisers, finance and wealth managers and intermediaries advising high net worth individuals who may be attracted to Business Angel investing.