10 Tips to Appeal to Angel Investors

In the early 1980s, before federal laws allowed institutional pension funds to invest in venture-capital funds, venture capital looked more like angel capital does today. It was early-stage, high-risk capital. A typical venture capital fund might have had $4 million, and its managers would consider individual investments of $500,000 to $1.5 million. In response to the influx of pension fund money, many venture capital funds have grown to a size of $100 million to $200 million. They are looking at sectors like information technology and health care for larger investments, … Continued