How accelerators can help their cohorts raise capital with a digital investment platform

Accelerators play a key role in supporting entrepreneurship and innovation by providing companies with the contacts and skills they need to succeed. As a main driver of the startup ecosystem, accelerators not only help founders validate their ideas, they provide invaluable support for innovation and growth and, very importantly, market and investor access. Whether an…

We’ve developed new features to support investor engagement

This October, we’re proud to announce a series of new features and updates to our whitelabel fundraising platform, to help you engage with your investors better. Updates include enhanced search and filtering options, video tracking as well as HTML text editing options. Consistent brand representation with HTML WYSIWYG content editors Since keeping your branding consistent…

Life sciences among top investment sectors during COVID

Angel investment in the life sciences sector is still going strong during COVID-19, a recent survey by the British Business Bank and the UKBAA reveals. While portfolio performance has varied across sectors, life sciences has performed considerably better than other industries. Sectors that have provided essentials, entertainment and educational services during lockdown have thrived during…

PopUp Painting. Resilient in the face of COVID-19

Proof that no challenge is too great for dogged entrepreneurs, events-business PopUp Painting runs profitable events despite COVID. Capital at Risk. See full risk warning.   It’s easy to assume that in a year of fluctuating lockdowns and restrictions that events businesses are doomed. While it’s true that some giants, like Informa who reported massive…

Due Diligence Live [Online event]

24 Nov, 12:00 PM Weary about investing in a pandemic? On 24 November, Envestors is bringing together high-growth companies, angel investors and funds for a unique opportunity to discuss business plans and network. Our Due Diligence live event will include a panel of seasoned investors and fund managers who will interview four founders of high…

Dating app tips for companies raising capital online

The worldwide adoption of smartphones and social media has ensured that today’s singles turn to online dating apps when seeking a partner.  However, relationships aren’t the only reason you would try online matchmaking.  The entrepreneurs of today can find angel investors through similar matchmaking services.  While technology does most of the work for you, any…