One of the most common questions would-be angel investors ask is, "What's best stage for angels to invest?" Several start-up investors suggested this one.
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While the valuations of companies at the Series A stage or later have risen, the pre-seed stage valuations of companies have fallen. Here's why this may be.
In recent years, further declines in the cost of bringing new software products to market has wrought three changes in pre-seed funding.
In the angel investing world, you need to watch out for "false negatives" to avoid missed opportunities in startup investments.
You should always talk to strangers as an entrepreneur. Sure there is risk in doing so but the value of the conversation is likely to exceed the risk.
Deal-by-deal carry often yields very different returns from fund-level carry. Discover the benefits, and the downsides, of this investment vehicle.
When things go bad in a startup, the best response is to rationally evaluate your alternatives. Don't criticize the founders and ask for your money back.
Here's some helpful advice on merging investments that are in the seed stage of growth.
What is a gangway round and how is it used when funding a startup. Contributor Scott Shane explains more in this post about why this particular type of funding is important.
Increasing the number of venture capital opportunities by itself is not enough. What really matters is your deal flow quality.
Startup investors need to ask the right questions to mitigate risk. Here are 5 key considerations to add to your VC due diligence checklist.
Anything that gets super amounts of attention from kids is worth a look. Discover why you might want to plan to invest in Snapchat if it goes public.