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The Rise of The Angel Investor

Friday, February 22, 2013

Angel investors are cropping up everywhere, in the US it seems. They're even getting their own TV shows. As this infographic highlights, their contribution to new jobs in the US is significant. The number of angel Investors and the amount of of dollars they've invested have significantly increased over the last ten years, allowing aspiring entrepreneurs more opportunities than ever before to achieve success for their early stage companies. Angels are making most of their investments in the US, but the trend is catching on worldwide.

This article was published in Opalesque's Private Equity Strategies our monthly research update on the global private equity landscape including all sectors and market caps.
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