Posts Tagged ‘Business Angel Funding’
What is the difference between pitching to business angels and an equity crowdfunding pitch?
This is the question I was recently asked, so here are my key points on how traditional business angel pitches differ from equity crowdfunding or crowd investing…
Crowdfunding is rapidly increasing in popularity and garnering a lot of media attention as more and more experienced business angels are using it to connect with startups. We explore five reasons investors are adopting.
Got a brilliant idea but struggling to find the finance to get it going? In an age of overly cautious financial institutions and wary business investors, crowdfunding is emerging as a popular route to success. Here are five ways it can help your business.
The more money a start-up business asks for, the bigger the risk is to the investor – but if you can’t find the one business angel who’ll write that all-important cheque, why not go after several instead?
Even though only 3% of businesses actually consider equity funding from business angels in the UK, three different models of funding have emerged to try and bridge the gap between start-up entrepreneurs and business angels.
In these difficult, recessionary times it’s become harder than ever for SME’s to raise money to finance their working capital and expansion. Banks seem to be closed to business and institutional money is very hard to come by for small companies. So, potential deals with business angels represent a life-line for SME’s.