angel investor

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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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Release date- 25072019 - AN INVESTMENT network on a mission to power growth in promising start-ups is seeking East Midlands entrepreneurs interested in investing time and money by becoming business angels.
The main purpose of this research was to find the correspondent responses toward the business angel's rejection criteria of investment opportunities.
ANEW programme to encourage business angels to bring more investment to SMEs in the regions has awarded PS2m to two projects in the North East.
"Many companies in Northern Ireland have benefitted from the investment of individual or small groups of business angels, but we believe that bringing active investors together in a larger syndicate or forum creates new opportunities for joint investment and also gives early-stage companies access to a pool of expertise that can greatly benefit their business," Bryan Keating, chair of the HBAN Business Angel Syndicate, said.
BEIRUT: Insure and Match Capital celebrated the graduation Friday of its business angel groups -- Seeders and the Lebanese Women Angel Fund -- the Class of 2017-18.
Economy Secretary, Ken Skates said: "I am pleased to launch the development bank's new business angel network, along with the new PS8 million Wales Angel Coinvestment Fund, which will be an important and valuable addition to our business and wider entrepreneurial support system in Wales.
"Certainly, this initiative is long overdue and we can only hope that it will close the business angel funding gap with the rest of the UK and help the entrepreneurial talent we know exists across Wales to grow their businesses."
This growth in business angel activities was highlighted by the Lagos Angel Network (LAN) of Nigeria introducing syndicated 'Deal Days' and the launching of the South African Business Angel Network (SABAN).
This is the second year of the awards run by Scottish-based business angel group Investing Women.
According to Paulo Andres, President of the European Business Angel Net-work, the problem is not in the lack of ideas but in how to finance those ideas.
Following the successful visit, Mr Haider commented: "To be able to learn first-hand about business angel networks in the United States, will ensure that Tenmou's current and prospective entrepreneurs receive the best experience possible.
MANAMA: Tenmou, Bahrain's first business angel, is connecting with leading international entrepreneurial communities for the benefit of Bahraini start-ups.

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