Welcome to edition #1 of The AIS Angel Insider, your weekly scoop of inspiration, insights and insider knowledge on all things Angel Investing and Startups
On this weeks AIS Angel Insider:
📰 Inside Scoop: Mint Ventures team up with British Business bank to drive female angel investment
🤓 Read of the week: Market Size in Angel Investing: What is it, Why it matters and How to calculate it?
🧠 Tools: 3 useful apps for angel investors and founders
🔎 What’s happening at AIS: Enrolment for our September cohort is now open
💷 Deal Flow: Frolo app are currently raising
🚀 For the Founders: Win £25k worth of funding for your business at the Santander X UK Awards 2023
🗓 Dates for your Calendar: Black Girl Fest, Google AI Conference + more
🤑 Discounts Freebies & Rewards: Read till the end
📰 INSIDE SCOOP
Mint Ventures teams up with British Business Bank to drive female angel investment Read More
Cancer monitoring platform Enitia lands £15.4 million series A funding Read More
Bloom Money raises £1 million to digitise finance for ethnic communities Read More
🤓 READ OF THE WEEK
Market Size in Angel Investing: What is it, Why it matters and How to calculate it?
Notion is an all in one workspace where you can think write and plan. Manage everything from your personal diary, to sales CRM’s and project management.
Air Table is a spreadsheet-database hybrid for creating and sharing information. Try out these useful templates to organise your deals, contracts and relationships.
Brief Link is a free & private tool that enables founders to share and track interactions with their pitch deck. Imagine DocuSend but for founders and investors.
🔎 WHAT’S HAPPENING AT AIS
Enrolment for the September cohort of our live course is open: Our 5 week intensive program is designed to take you from knowing nothing about angel investing to feeling confident and knowledgeable enough to support and invest in the companies you truly believe in. Learn More
AIS Monthly Membership: Our monthly membership provides a more flexible and bite sized approach to angel investing that is available on demand and fits around your schedule. Join Here
Cornerstone VC Angel Scholarship 2023: Cornerstone VC are sponsoring four places on the September 2023 cohort of the live course. This is an opportunity to kickstart your angel investing career. Apply Here
💷 DEAL FLOW
FROLO are raising £200K (EIS approved)
Frolo is a social networking and dating app on a mission to connect single parents with like minded single parents living in the same area. In the next 3 months they will be:
Switching on 3 new revenue streams
Launching in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
Releasing their new book “How to be a happy single parent”
Are you a founder looking to raise? submit your pitch deck here
🚀 FOR THE FOUNDERS
Win £25,000 worth of equity free funding for your business
Apply for the Santander X UK awards 2023 for the chance to win up to £25,000 in equity-free funding and secure an automatic place to compete against the best early-stage startups from across Europe and Latin America in the Santander X Global Awards. Previous winners include Sojo and Kitt Medical
🗓 DATES FOR YOUR CALENDAR
Black Girl Fest 2023: The UK’s first and largest festival for Black women, girls & non-binary people. August 5th-6th 11am-10pm Get Your Tickets
Afritech Basecamp networking for African founders & investors: A networking event for African founders, investors & entrepreneurs. August 11th 6:30pm Get Your Tickets
Google Fintech & AI Conference: Hear from Fintech startup founders, investors, and the innovative minds from Google Cloud’s innovation hub and AI Team. August 17th 2pm-7pm Free Tickets
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🤑 DISCOUNTS, FREEBIES & REWARDS
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