Venture Financing

Venture Capital


Business Angels
Advantage and Disadvantages


M.V. Osnabrugge

R.J. Robinson

 Angel Investing




Advantage of Business Angels

Angel's Characteristics


Geographically dispersed

More permissive investors

Investment Characteristics

Seeks smaller deals

Prefers startups and early stage

Invest in all industry sectors

Like high-tech firms

Added Bonuses

Leveraging effect

Give loan guarantees

No high fees


Venture Financing Chain

VC Basics   > >   Advice

Step-by-Step Guide

Documentation To Be Prepared

Seed Investment: Structuring the Deal

Business Angel

Types of Business Angels

Syndicated of Business Angels

How To Find Business Angels

Application Criteria

VC Investor Pitch

6Ws     Spotless   How To Deliver





Disadvantage of Business Angels

Little follow-on money

Want a say in the firm

Could turn out to be 'devils"

No national reputation to leverage


Venture Map to Financing

Alternatives to Venture Capital

Bootstrapping Strategies

Using IP Assets to Finance Your Business