Posts Tagged 'angel investment'

Passive vs Active Angel Investing

December 28 2009 No Commented

John Tozzi has a post on Business Week’s Small Biz blog regarding the trend of an increase in angel funds. I think one reason for this trend is a result of some Angel Investors who are excited by the idea of investing in startups, but are not able to dedicate the time to be an […]

Valuations are down during this recession!

November 20 2009 No Commented

Valuations are down during this recession! The pre-money valuation of a new venture is the valuation just before an investor writes a check. The post-money valuation is the valuation of the startup just after investors checks are cashed for a given round of investment. Therefore: The pre-money valuation plus the invested monies equals the post-money valuation. The pre-money […]