Pitch training. Picture: Adobe Stock

Pitch training. Picture: Adobe Stock

Every Friday we send out a newsletter to more than 8800 Angel Investors around the world, once in a while I post some news here so you maybe can see the value of subscribing. Here you have some of the posts I have been reading the last couple of days and hope you find some relevant stories. Sign up for Angel Investor Startup Digest today.

Startup Angels Debuts Marketplace Platform: ‘We’re Trying To Make It Easier For Potential Investors’

Dustin Blitchok – Benzinga.com

– An $11 trillion opportunity for venture capital funding exists in plain sight, according to Startup Angels CEO Leslie Jump.

This Tiny College Produces 5 Times More Entrepreneurs Than Stanford

Jessica Stillman – Inc.

– Looking for an off-the-radar choice for a budding entrepreneur? One investor has a suggestion.

Comprehensive List Of Venture Capital Funds Managed By SIDBI That Have Catalysed More Than 500 MSMEs And Startups

Shweta Modgil – Inc42

– Everything You Need To Know About The Multiple Venture Funds Managed And Funded By SIDBI Targeting Startups And MSMEs.

Valley tech startups struggle to secure capital, organizations try to fill gap

Samantha Pouls – Azbigmedia.com

– Spencer Thomason’s tech startup beat out 63 others at this year’s Venture Madness competition.

The 50 Most Influential Women in UK Tech 2017

Clare McDonald – Computerweekly.com

– Sherry Coutu, Angel investor; founder and executive chair of Founders4Schools; Silicon Valley Com.

Deal of the week: Home61

Katie Roof – TechCrunch

– The team is announcing a $4 million round led by FF Angel, the early stage investment vehicle from Founders Fund.

Turning Good Into Gold with Cryptocurrency

Marco Lin – Hacker Noon

– It’s time to break with convention. Today, stock market convention dictates that company profit equals investor profit. Societal value seemingly has no place in this crude equation.