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HBAN Syndicate invests €300K in Hamstring Solo to create 10 new jobs

By hban.org Thursday, 1st February 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Deals Done, Angel, HBAN in the Media, 2018.
HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, and a joint initiative of Enterprise Ireland and InterTradeIreland, today announces a €300,000 investment in Kilkenny-based ND Sports Performance and its cloud-based hamstring assessment system products for hamstring injury prevention and improving athlete performance. The funding, which will lead to the creation of up to 10 new jobs, was led by HBAN’s South East Business Angel Network (SEBAN), with support from Enterprise Ireland.

HBAN announce partnership with New York-based Digital Irish Angels

By hban.org Thursday, 25th January 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Angel, HBAN in the Media, 2018, HBAN National Conference.
HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, and a joint initiative of Enterprise Ireland and InterTradeIreland, today announces its first overseas partnership with the New York-based Digital Irish Angels (DIA) Syndicate. The collaboration with HBAN, was officially launched at an event in the Residence of the Consul General, Mr. Ciarán Madden, in New York City, this partnership will enable the syndicate to invest and support early stage Irish companies who have a US market focus.

Increased angel investment in Medtech, Virtual and Augmented Reality in 2018

By hban.org Thursday, 4th January 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Angel, Entrepreneur, HBAN in the Media, 2018.
HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, today announces its predictions for 2018. HBAN is forecasting a 17% increase in angel investing in Irish start-ups as the economy grows in 2018, and it will reach €25 million per year by 2020.

How Angels Can Screen Companies for Awesomeness

By Marianne Hudson Tuesday, 5th December 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Angel, 2017.
The best angels and angel organizations have a lot of investment opportunities, whether discovered on their own or directed to them. They have the high-class problem of getting those opportunities down to a manageable number for true consideration. It’s a two or three-part process, screening deals into a smaller group of “semi-finalists” who can go through a deeper vetting process that lead to “finalists,” who then present to the investors and are selected for due diligence.

HBAN to boost angel investment to €25M per year by 2020

By hban.org Thursday, 16th November 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Angel, 2017.
As part of this week’s Business Angel Week, HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island group responsible for the promotion of business angel investment in Ireland, today announces plans to increase the amount invested in Irish start-ups by HBAN angels to €25 million per year by 2020. This will see HBAN increasing angel investment by 17% per year for the next four years.

Should I Jump On That Bandwagon? (Angel Investing)

By hban.org Monday, 13th November 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Angel, 2017.
The toughest moment in a new angel’s investing career: a very large round has lots of momentum – it has been expanded and is still over-subscribed. And it is a classic case as these things go, driven by the usual factors: little bit later stage with some traction, so risk is perceived as lower, great pitch by an appealing CEO, backed by a seemingly good team, momentum in the round building quickly, a product people can understand that is already built and in the stream of commerce, and, perhaps most importantly, a perception of scarcity as the round filled up.

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