Returns to Angel Investors in Groups
Willamette University - Atkinson Graduate School of Management
University of Washington - Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
November 1, 2007
This study is based on the largest data set of accredited angel investors collected to date, with information on exits from 539 angels. These investors have experienced 1,137 "exits" (acquisitions or Initial Public Offerings that provided positive returns or firm closures that led to negative returns) from their venture investments during the last two decades, with most exits occurring since 2004. Analysis of the data revealed important details of the investment outcomes for angel investors connected to angel organizations.
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Keywords: angel investor, returns, angel groups, exits
Date posted: November 14, 2007 ; Last revised: February 23, 2014