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Taoiseach Enda Kenny Announces Cork will host the 2016 Startup Nations Summit

By Start Up Nations Tuesday, 16th February 2016 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2016.
During his visit to Cork on Friday, Taoiseach Enda Kenny announced that Ireland had been selected to host the Startup Nations Summit in November 2016. The event, organized annually by the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN), has never been held in Europe previously and is likely to draw startup-savvy policymakers, advisers and startup community leaders from around the world, who are interested in helping entrepreneurs start and scale new enterprises. Photo credit: Sean Rowe

Size Matters… How Big is Your Market?

By The Seraf Team Wednesday, 10th February 2016 | 0 comments
Filed under: Ezine Articles, Angel, 2016.
So if we can all agree that the team is the critical factor in company success, what else do we need to look at? We believe that market opportunity and product have a similar weighting in our company evaluation scale. For this article, I will give the nod to market opportunity and focus my questions to Christopher on what investors need to know when they evaluate a market.

Five Positive Exits In 2015: How This Angel Group Did It

By Marianne Hudson Monday, 8th February 2016 | 0 comments
Filed under: Ezine Articles, 2015, Angel, 2016.
Every angel investor wants positive exits. Although great exits can take years to come to fruition, angels are willing to put in the time and effort to see the journey through. In the world of angel investing, oftentimes a “good year” equates to realizing one exit. When you can multiply that success by a few more exits, you’ve got a great year. But the real icing on the cake? When those multiple exits are quick exits.

HBAN wins Wealth & Finance Magazine Awards

By hban.org Monday, 18th January 2016 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2015, 2016.
Wealth & Finance magazine have announced HBAN as the winner of the 2015 Finance Awards in two categories Best in Investment Growth Strategy and Recognised Leader in Investor Due Diligence in Ireland.

Top 10 Early Stage Investing Articles of 2015

By The Seraf Team Tuesday, 5th January 2016 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2015, Angel, 2016.
2015 was quite a year in the world of early stage investing: lots of new startups, follow-on rounds and exits, not to mention updates on crowdfunding rules and a plethora of newly-minted unicorns. In response, we’ve heard from many thought leaders on how to find the best investments, how to work with entrepreneurs, crowdfunding, the importance of diversity, exit strategies, due diligence best practices, board directors, and more.

Angels reach €50M milestone with Connexicon Medical’s €1.15M investment creating 15 jobs

By hban.org Wednesday, 28th October 2015 | 0 comments
Filed under: Ezine Articles, Deals Done, 2015.
HBAN, a joint initiative of InterTradeIreland and Enterprise Ireland responsible for the all-island promotion of business angel investment, today announces that it has breached the landmark of €50 million invested by business angels. A further €89 million has been leveraged from other sources including Enterprise Ireland, Western Development Commission and local and international venture capital funds.

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