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The sun also rises

2020 has been a tumultuous year for growth businesses, but things are looking up. This year, private UK companies have seen a diminished investment landscape, but one which seemed to be picking up as the year drew to a close. Whilst overall deal value fell in Q1 and Q2 2020, it remained higher in Q3…

JPIN Venture Catalysts joins the Envestors network

Envestors is pleased to introduce our newest network partner, Euro-Asia focused angel network, VC, as well as startup mentor and global advisory, JPIN Venture Catalysts. JPIN Venture Catalysts (VCats) is on a mission to build the largest Euro-Asian corridor for angels to back early-stage ventures. Venture Catalysts (VCats) is India’s leading investment network and ranks…

20 questions to ask before investing in an early-stage company

Investing in early-stage companies is risky business, so angel investors are always advised to conduct in-depth due diligence before funding a new company. Throughout the last 15 years, the Envestors Private Investment Club has connected hundreds of companies and angel investors, and we’ve learned a few things about what makes a good investment. Does the…

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…

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…