Entries by Business Angel Institute

Guide for Creating an Angel Investor Group

infoDev is a multi-donor program in the World Bank Group’s Trade & Competitiveness Global Practice that supports entrepreneurs in developing economies. They released a very handy guide for creating an angel investor group, which is an adaptation of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation’s 2004 guidebook. The book covers all stages of setting up a business angel organization: […]

0100 Conferences: Rabatt for Investoren-Event

Die 0100 Conference in Wien vernetzt Investoren aus Ost- und Westeuropa. Für diesen exklusiven Event können wir 10% Rabatt anbieten. Einfach auf der Webseite von 0100 Conferences gehen und beim Kauf den Code VC17BIA eingeben. Details zum Investoren-Event: Datum: 16. Februar 2017 Start: ab 09:00 Uhr Ort: Hilton Wien, Am Stadtpark 1, 103o Wien.   Die Veranstalter […]

Investor and Startup Events in Europe

If you want to be successful as Business Angels you need to get connected with founders and other investors. Events are listed according to date. If you miss one event, please give us a hint! AUGUST 01.08.2017 – 2nd BMVI Startup Pitch, Germany, Berlin It will take place on 1 August 2017 in the Federal Ministry for […]

Who is a typical Business Angel in Austria?

Austria has a long tradition in excellent universities, technology and economics. Combined with several government efforts to support startups, this has led not only to a higher number of startups, but also to a more tangible startup culture in the country. On the other hand every startup ecosystem needs smart money to florish. So who […]

Angel Investing: Matching Startup Funds with Startup Companies

They deliver more capital to entrepreneurs than any other source. And they often receive an incredible return on their investments. They’re angel investors, some of the most important–and least understood–players in business today. The United States has close to three million angels, whose investments in startups exceed $60 billion per year. Some of our most […]

How To Become A Business Angel

Becoming a successful angel Angel investors are the most important source of capital for UK companies seeking up to £2 million in funding. This importance to the British economy is recognised by the government, which means that attractive tax breaks are available to business angels. Added to this, helping start-up ventures with money and mentoring […]

The Angel Investor’s Handbook

Many of today’s high-net-worth investors are turning their attention to early-stage investing in emerging companies. They know just how successful and lucrative funding a start-up venture can be. Savvy angel investors can foresee distant but potentially huge returns from pre-IPO companies. There are scores of hungry entrepreneurs in search of capital and lots of money […]

Rejected investment opportunities

Titel: Austrian business angels and rejected investment opportunities. A Theoretical and Empirical Study. Author: Julia Inquart Date: 02/2015 Language: English Type: Master Thesis Thesis Coach: Prof. Dr. Matthias Fink University: Johannes Kepler University   Abstract/Excerpt The aim of the master thesis is to identify and figure out possible deal breakers in the screening and the due diligence phase of angel investments. Potential obstacles are analyzed in […]