Angel vs. Venture
US Angels invest a total of about $20 billion a year in around
60,000 businesses. Venture Capitalists invest about $30 billion
a year in about 4,000 businesses.
1. The average angel investor has an annual
income of $90,000, a net worth of $750,000
and invests $37,000 per venture
2. Although most VC firms have a website
and other ways of sending in cold call
solicitations, it is best to be referred to
a VC by someone who is know to the VC.
helping stimulate growth
Every year 20 million Americans are involved
in starting or growing a young business. Many
of these entrepreneurs seek capital from equity
investors - either Angel Investors or Venture