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Difference between Venture Capitalists and Investment Angels

It is true that an investment engine looks at the same factors as a venture capital firm or a venture capitalist when it comes to investing in a business. However, there are differences between the 2. The 1st difference lies in the source of the funds. A venture capitalist invest funds from other sources and […]

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Finding Business Angel Investors Online

Now there is a way for angel investors to be able to find your business online. There is a website launched by the SBA which helps accredited angel investors find entrepreneurs in need of capital. This online network is known as the Angel Capital Electronic Network, ACE-Net. This website has a search engine that allows […]

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How to Convince Angel Investors to Invest in Your Business

Getting an Angel Investor to Invest In Your Business Once you have located potential investors who are in a position to give you the startup capital that you require, how do you really convince them to give you that money and clinch the deal. The kind of presentation that you need to make to an […]

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How to Find Angel Investors (Non Affiliated Angels)

Nonaffiliated Angel investors are those investors who are in no way connected to you or affiliated with your business. They usually fall in the following category. Professionals. Once again, this group of potential investors in your business includes lawyers, accountants, consultants, doctors etc. who you do not know personally or do business with. Middle managers. […]

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How to Find Angel Investors (Affiliated Angels)

Investment angels in a business can be classified into 2 main groups. Affiliated and nonaffiliated. An affiliated investment Angel is someone who has some connection to you or your business but is not necessarily related or acquainted to you. A nonaffiliated Angel is someone who has no connection to either you or your business. It […]

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Angel Investors for Business Startup – Who Are They?

Seeking Angel Investors for Business Capital Angels was a term that was initially used to describe investors in Broadway shows. However now the term Angels applies to anyone who invests his or her money in an entrepreneur company. The difference between a business Angel investor and a venture capitalist is that an angel invests his […]

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Getting Venture Capital For Your Business

Is it Possible to Get Venture Capital Firms to Get Interested In Your Business Startup? Most of the people, and business startups, when they think of the equity financing to get capital for the business, think of venture capitalists. However, the truth is that this kind of financing is extremely elusive to find in today’s […]

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How Does Equity Financing Work

What You Should Know When Borrowing Money from Investors to Start a Business The equity financing involves trading partial ownership interest for capital investment. The more capital a company takes in from an equity investor the more control of the business are you liable to surrender to the investor. This weakens the control of the […]

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Equity Financing for Business – Finding Investors and Venture Capital

Funding a Business Startup with Equity Financing – Borrowing Money from Investors Whenever you seek funding for your business, the money comes in two major forms, debt financing and equity financing. In equity financing you get the required capital in exchange for part ownership of the business whereas in debt financing, capital is received in […]