“Personal relationships are the key factor in accessing finance”, stated Dr. Andrea Moro. The Cranfield University professor just conducted a study together with Daniela Maresch and Matthias Fink (both Johannes Kepler University) about the relationship between investors and small to mid-sized enterprises. Reason enough for the Business Angel Institute to invite the Italian-born scholar for a keynote […]
There is an old saying in real estate that the three most important factors are location, location, location. Given the hype around startup hubs, one might think that the same holds true for company and investment prospects. Lots of places around the world have been trying to position themselves as the next Silicon Valley (while […]
Love Money vs. Smart Money Small start-ups are always in search for promising financial support. Usually there are two favored options, either to turn to family members and friends or to hire a Business Angel in order to get the business started. In other words we are speaking of love money adverse to smart money. […]
Celebrity 4 Equity is a big trend in the venture industry but why? Being famous opens doors to events, people, media and wealth. The combination of access to a great amount of capital, a worldwide network and experience of dealing with the public view through media is very attractive for fortunate entrepreneurs. Big businesses have […]
While the European Business Angel Ecosystem is yet to mature, it is already well established in North America. In our interview, Marianne Hudson, Executive Director of the Angel Capital Association, explains differences and similiarities in the angel ecosystem in Europe an North America. First, please tell us a little bit about yourself so that our readers get to know […]
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The Business Angel Institute professionalize angel investors through research, education and networking. During today’s EBAN Congress the new Business Angel Institute is officially launched and presented. Founded and sponsored by Venionaire Capital, the Institute is an international organization located in Vienna, where this year’s Congress is held. The Institute approaches the subject of business angels on a scientific level […]
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