Posts Tagged 'Josh Lerner'

Crowd Funding – A Critique for Entrepreneurs and Investors

November 25 2011 12 Commented

Crowd funding enables entrepreneurs to raise money in relatively small amounts from large numbers of interested investors.  In the sum, substantial amounts of money (as much as a million dollars) can be raised for each startup company.  Recently, entrepreneurs in many countries have been soliciting investment through “crowd funding” websites designed specifically for fundraising purposes.  […]

Do Angels See a Return on Invested Time?

June 16 2010 No Commented

Do Angels See a Return on Invested Time? As has been reported in an earlier post, angels with a diversified portfolio of invested companies should expect to earn about 25% IRR over a decade or so of angel investing.  A frequent question from new investors is: “but what is your return on time invested in […]