Angel Investing http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/angel-investing The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Angel Investing en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT Finding the Right Angel Investor for You Not all investors are created equal. Here are some tips on finding the best investor for your startup and its needs. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235848 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235848 Bo Yaghmaie Not all investors are created equal. Here are some tips on finding the best investor for your startup and its needs. Getting Money From an Angel Investor Doesn't Mean His or Her VC Firm Will Invest in Your Company In fact, it may indicate the opposite. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234950 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234950 Sam Hogg In fact, it may indicate the opposite. Would a Higher Accredited-Investor Threshold Clip Angels' Wings? The SEC is considering higher financial thresholds for accredited investors. That might not limit angel financing as much as feared. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234787 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234787 Scott Shane The SEC is considering higher financial thresholds for accredited investors. That might not limit angel financing as much as feared. 5 Early Funding Mistakes that Can Kill Your Company in the Long Run While entrepreneurs may strive to raise a lot of money or seek a high valuation, these aspirations can end up hurting you down the road. Tue, 20 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234047 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234047 Ricky Pelletier While entrepreneurs may strive to raise a lot of money or seek a high valuation, these aspirations can end up hurting you down the road. How an Innovative Whiskey Brand Won Angel Investors (Without Getting Them Wasted) Cleveland Whiskey built its credibility before approaching angel investors for money and mentorship. Mon, 12 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233733 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233733 Jane Porter Cleveland Whiskey built its credibility before approaching angel investors for money and mentorship. Determining Board Control Doesn't Have to Be Stressful. Here's What to Do. If entrepreneurs raise a round of capital the more than likely will face the angst-inducing conundrum of determining board structure. Here are a few pointers. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233268 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233268 Bo Yaghmaie If entrepreneurs raise a round of capital the more than likely will face the angst-inducing conundrum of determining board structure. Here are a few pointers. The Money-Raising Marathon: Preparing to Pitch Investors Pitching to investors can be a full-time job, but if you prepare yourself for meetings, it can save you precious time. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233140 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233140 Kep Sweeney and Ken Wiles Pitching to investors can be a full-time job, but if you prepare yourself for meetings, it can save you precious time. Real Estate Has Benefited Most From SEC's General Solicitation Rule Change Investors have shown the most interest in dumping their dollars into real-estate deals since the SEC's historic lifting of the general solicitation ban. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233105 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233105 Catherine Clifford Investors have shown the most interest in dumping their dollars into real-estate deals since the SEC's historic lifting of the general solicitation ban. This Billionaire Just Gave 10 Startups $100,000 Each on a Whim At the first-ever Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day, AOL co-founder Steve Case surprised each of the presenting entrepreneurs with a spur-of-the-moment $100,000 commitment. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232815 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232815 Catherine Clifford At the first-ever Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day, AOL co-founder Steve Case surprised each of the presenting entrepreneurs with a spur-of-the-moment $100,000 commitment. Crowdfunding's Next Hot Frontier: Real Estate Venture capital and angel investors are sinking money into startups that are innovating the way that buildings are bought. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232717 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232717 Catherine Clifford Venture capital and angel investors are sinking money into startups that are innovating the way that buildings are bought. Private Companies Publicly Fundraising: Where's The Money Going? It's been nearly six months since private companies were given legal permission to publicly advertise their fundraising efforts. Here's a look at how it has paid off so far. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232045 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232045 Catherine Clifford It's been nearly six months since private companies were given legal permission to publicly advertise their fundraising efforts. Here's a look at how it has paid off so far. Another Score for Crowdfunding: Indiegogo Raises $40 Million The San Francisco-based fundraising platform secured a hefty pile of cash which it will use to grow globally and make its platform more mobile-friendly. Tue, 28 Jan 2014 19:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231100 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231100 Catherine Clifford The San Francisco-based fundraising platform secured a hefty pile of cash which it will use to grow globally and make its platform more mobile-friendly. These Angel Investors Want to Make Bitcoin 'Sexy' for Average People BitAngels has already put $7 million into early-stage Bitcoin startups since May 2013 -- and there's $50 million more where that came from. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231033 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231033 Brian Patrick Eha BitAngels has already put $7 million into early-stage Bitcoin startups since May 2013 -- and there's $50 million more where that came from. What Industries Venture Capitalists Are Hot For Dow Jones VentureSource released its U.S. venture capital report today showing where VCs were investing, both by industry and geographically in 2013. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 18:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231018 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231018 Catherine Clifford Dow Jones VentureSource released its U.S. venture capital report today showing where VCs were investing, both by industry and geographically in 2013. 4 Things Investors Need to Know About Your Startup Be prepared to communicate these points, and you'll be speaking your investor's language. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230523 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230523 Sharon Wienbar Be prepared to communicate these points, and you'll be speaking your investor's language. Survey: 1 in 2 Angel Investors Regrets an Investment Made This Year Entrepreneurs tend to over-promise when pitching their startup at the earliest stages, investors say. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230002 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230002 Catherine Clifford Entrepreneurs tend to over-promise when pitching their startup at the earliest stages, investors say. SEC Releases Long-Awaited Rules on Crowdfunding More than a year after President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law, the Commission released rules for regulating equity crowdfunding. Here's what you need to know. Wed, 23 Oct 2013 18:33:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229585 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229585 Catherine Clifford More than a year after President Obama signed the JOBS Act into law, the Commission released rules for regulating equity crowdfunding. Here's what you need to know. Confidence Among Silicon Valley VCs at Highest Since 2007, Report Shows Despite five consecutive quarterly increases, Silicon Valley confidence still lags behind that seen in 2004, 2005 and 2006. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229559 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229559 Catherine Clifford Despite five consecutive quarterly increases, Silicon Valley confidence still lags behind that seen in 2004, 2005 and 2006. What the U.S. Can Learn From the Netherlands About Equity Crowdfunding U.S. regulators are tied up in knots trying to figure out how to write laws for equity crowdfunding to prevent fraud. Perhaps they should take a page from the Dutch. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 20:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228627 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228627 Catherine Clifford U.S. regulators are tied up in knots trying to figure out how to write laws for equity crowdfunding to prevent fraud. Perhaps they should take a page from the Dutch. AngelList CEO Says Being Accredited Is Not Enough With the recent lift on the ban of general solicitation, the SEC also ruled that a third party has to verify that an investor is accredited. AngelList CEO Naval Ravikant says there are other critical components to be sure an investor is ready to play ball. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:31:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228609 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228609 Catherine Clifford With the recent lift on the ban of general solicitation, the SEC also ruled that a third party has to verify that an investor is accredited. AngelList CEO Naval Ravikant says there are other critical components to be sure an investor is ready to play ball.