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18 Key Findings at the European Business Angels Investment Forum

The first European Business Angels Investment Forum was held at the Shangri-La Bosphorus, Hayrettin İskelesi Sk İstanbul,Turkey in December. It was organised by EBAN, Business Angels Association - Turkey (TBAA), Borsa İstanbul, and Forbes I Para Conferences.

95% of U.S. Startups Funded By Angels

A whopping 95% of the startups in the U.S. in 2012 were funded by angel investors. And the numbers continue to rise.

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New Masters in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design Launched at University College Dublin

- UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, NCAD and NovaUCD join forces to deliver collaborative Masters aimed at STEM graduates

€37m raised in follow on investment for NDRC backed ventures in 2014

Investments achieved by NDRC portfolio companies now exceed €88m, at an estimated market capital value of €220m and are employing 500 people

Eoin Costello puts Ireland on the global startup stage in Korea

Speaking at the Startup Nations Summit in Seoul, Korea, Startup Ireland CoFounder Eoin Costello shared the lessons he learnt in growing the Startup Ireland initiative with an audience that included leaders from national entrepreneur development initiatives such as Startup Chile, Startup Australia, Startup Canada and Startup Korea.

€280,000 snapped up by Irelands best startups at Seedcorn Awards

Seedcorn is the island’s biggest business competition for new start and early stage companies in any sector, from any part of the island.  The InterTradeIreland competition, aimed at companies with a new funding requirement, has an overall cash prize fund of €280,000 with no equity stake taken.