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Angel Investing – 11 Interesting Facts and Figures

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Angel Investing – 11 Interesting Facts and Figures

I was inspired this week by Scott Kirsner’s article - Mass. IPOs don’t create many angel investors. I thought it would be interesting to pull a few facts and estimates together for our entrepreneurial community. I think these numbers bust a few myths and may surprise some prospective investors.

  1. There were 318,000 active angel investors in the US last year up some 20%. (Center for Venture Research)
  2. They invested $22.5Bn up 12.1%. (Center for Venture Research)
  3. This implies an average angel ...

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