All posts tagged “investing

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Startmesh: The Venture Catalysts

Startmesh is a Global Technology Venture Catalyst supporting the commercialisation of startups post the idea validation stage through to sustainable profitability or a liquidity event. They offer expertise in global commercialisation and expansion, creative and unique access to capital and cost-efficient back office support among… Read more

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Long-Term Founder/Investor Relationship

In our new ‘Raising Funding for Your Startup’ blog series, we’re taking you through six steps of raising funding. The sixth and last blog is dedicated to the long-term founder/investor relationship. Learn about cash flows, updates and why early-stage startups should talk to VCs. Long-Term… Read more

A Chat With Investors: Patrick van Aalst

A Chat With Investors: Patrick van Aalst

‘A Chat With Investors’ is our new blog series, in which we ask successful investors to share their knowledge, experience, and tips for both entrepreneurs and beginning startup investors. We had a chance to talk to Patrick van Aalst, who was the CEO of Macaw,… Read more

Angel Investors in the Netherlands

Angel Investors in the Netherlands

Angel investors in the Netherlands tend to invest in companies they understand and where they can contribute to the management decision. Since Angel investing is based on personal preference they gravitate towards products they themselves might use. Find out about the different types of investors… Read more

Leapfunder is Live in Germany

Leapfunder has grown into a leading Angel investor network in the Netherlands, but we are determined to take on bigger challenges and help even more start-ups to raise funding. In order to achieve our goal, from now on, we are also live in Germany! Find… Read more

Unicorn Hunters’ Advice

Unicorn investing can be extremely rewarding, not only does it give investors the opportunity to experience huge returns, it also gives a front-row seat on the thrilling roller-coaster of the growth trajectory. Sequoia Capital, the New York City-based hedge fund Tiger Global Management and SV… Read more

5 Things We’re Most Proud Of

Although we are only 3 we have grown into being one of the main sources of seed funding in the Netherlands. We’ve closed more than 100 funding rounds with an average value of over E100k. The capital through our system has been growing by more… Read more

Tips and Tricks for New Investors

Tips and Tricks for New Investors

Are you interested in investing in startups but perhaps don’t know where to begin? If you invest in a startup, you should be confident with the choices you make. With the large influx of startup companies worldwide, how can you make sure that you are… Read more