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HBAN aims to raise €10M from 50 female angels

2018-11-02T11:57:55+00:00

HBAN aims to raise €10M from 50 female angels HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, and an initiative of Enterprise Ireland, InterTradeIreland and Invest Northern Ireland, today announces that it plans to recruit 50 new female business angel investors over the next three years. Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: November 2, 2018 Provided By: https://www.hban.org/_shared/news/RSSNewsPage.aspx?Id=9

HBAN aims to raise €10M from 50 female angels2018-11-02T11:57:55+00:00

Declining Cost Curves Create Opportunities for Investors

2018-10-24T17:11:07+00:00

Declining Cost Curves Create Opportunities for Investors For many angel investors, enabling change to make a positive impact for humankind is a driving force behind investment decisions.  Even with the desire to drive this constructive change, it can be challenging for an investor to know where to begin.  Deep technology is that space where meaningful change can be made while also positioning for potentially greater returns because of important economic trendsin several technology fields, with the understanding that there are significant risks associated with investing in this space. Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: October 24, 2018 Provided By: https://www.hban.org/_shared/news/RSSNewsPage.aspx?Id=9

Declining Cost Curves Create Opportunities for Investors2018-10-24T17:11:07+00:00

Investing Together: Female Investor Masterclass

2018-10-16T11:27:55+00:00

Investing Together: Female Investor Masterclass Women are underrepresented in Angel investing around the world. It is estimated that in the UK women hold 45% of wealth but only 14% of UK Business angels are women1. In Ireland, this issue is more pronounced where only 6% of active angels within HBAN are women. Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: October 16, 2018 Provided By: https://www.hban.org/_shared/news/RSSNewsPage.aspx?Id=9

Investing Together: Female Investor Masterclass2018-10-16T11:27:55+00:00

The Changing Face of Entrepreneurship – CorkBIC shares its 30 years’ experience

2018-10-11T16:33:46+00:00

The Changing Face of Entrepreneurship – CorkBIC shares its 30 years' experience 500 startups later, leading business venture consultancy and HBAN partner, CorkBIC celebrates its 30th anniversary with an event at the Nano Nagle Centre in Cork City on October 1st. The private-sector led organisation, specifically set up in 1988 to identify and support high growth companies in the South West of Ireland, has played a significant role in developing many of Ireland’s knowledge intensive companies. Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: October 11, 2018 Provided By: https://www.hban.org/_shared/news/RSSNewsPage.aspx?Id=9

The Changing Face of Entrepreneurship – CorkBIC shares its 30 years’ experience2018-10-11T16:33:46+00:00

HBAN’s MedTech Syndicate leads €1.1M investment in Ostoform

2018-09-27T17:26:45+00:00

HBAN's MedTech Syndicate leads €1.1M investment in Ostoform HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, and a joint initiative of Enterprise Ireland and InterTrade Ireland, today announces that its MedTech Syndicate has led a €1.1 million Series A funding round in medical device start-up, Ostoform. HBAN Angels contributed €280,000, with venture capital investor, SOSV, Enterprise Ireland, and other angel investors making up the rest of the funding round. Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: September 27, 2018 Provided By: https://www.hban.org/_shared/news/RSSNewsPage.aspx?Id=9

HBAN’s MedTech Syndicate leads €1.1M investment in Ostoform2018-09-27T17:26:45+00:00

HBAN Food Investor Forum, October 4th 2018

2018-09-21T17:06:40+00:00

HBAN Food Investor Forum, October 4th 2018 HBAN Food Investor Forum Thursday 4th October 2018 The Davenport Hotel 8.30 - 13.00   Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: September 21, 2018 Provided By: https://www.hban.org/_shared/news/RSSNewsPage.aspx?Id=9

HBAN Food Investor Forum, October 4th 20182018-09-21T17:06:40+00:00

To Follow-On or Not to Follow-On – That is the Question

2018-09-14T16:30:08+00:00

To Follow-On or Not to Follow-On - That is the Question As your angel career develops, and you start to build a larger portfolio of companies, you are increasingly asked to make follow-on investments. Not only do companies need investment to get off the ground, the faster they grow, the more cash they need. Whether to follow-on, and how to follow-on, are questions which have long given rise to angel debate. We’ll tackle that topic in depth here, but I’ll start out by confessing to bias right up front: Christopher and I are both believers that follow on investments are essential to achieving [...]

To Follow-On or Not to Follow-On – That is the Question2018-09-14T16:30:08+00:00

Rising Tide 3 Information Sessions

2018-09-14T16:08:45+00:00

Rising Tide 3 Information Sessions                            Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: September 14, 2018 Provided By: https://www.hban.org/_shared/news/RSSNewsPage.aspx?Id=9

Rising Tide 3 Information Sessions2018-09-14T16:08:45+00:00

The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Fund Invest €1.7M in Dublin Based Sytorus

2018-09-06T17:39:49+00:00

The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Fund Invest €1.7M in Dublin Based Sytorus The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Early & Growth Stage Funds have invested €1.7M in Sytorus Ltd, this is in addition to simultaneous investment from Enterprise Ireland and private investors.  Established by Dr. John Ghent (CEO), Mike Morrissey (COO) and Hugh Jones (CPO) in 2013, Sytorus’s flagship software ‘PrivacyEngine’ is a dynamic GDPR and Data Protection SAAS product. It provides end-to-end data protection solutions to corporate clients.  The Company, with over 50 staff, is scaling rapidly and today has over 300 hundred fee paying corporate clients worldwide. Sytorus has opened offices [...]

The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Fund Invest €1.7M in Dublin Based Sytorus2018-09-06T17:39:49+00:00

HBAN London Syndicate Meeting on September 27th

2018-09-06T16:35:13+00:00

HBAN London Syndicate Meeting on September 27th                                 HBAN are going to London September 27th with four more great companies to pitch! As part of the HBAN community, we would like to invite you to join us and to please share this invite with any colleagues/contacts that you have who are based or work in London, and where this event may resonate with or who would be interested in joining a HBAN London Syndicate Group.   Read Full Article from HBAN Author: Date: September 3, 2018 Provided [...]

HBAN London Syndicate Meeting on September 27th2018-09-06T16:35:13+00:00