Funding Contracts Author: Liza Nilsson 29 August 2022 Funding is an integral part of growing a startup. Initially, entrepreneurs use their own resources. At the product development phase, friends and family may support them with additional resources, which also involves customer engagement. Angel investors are usually the first unrelated investors in a business. Their investments […]
As we enter 2023, investors’ thoughts may start to wander to the next big thing in the tech industry. We have asked leaders in the venture capital business to weigh in with their thoughts and considered the tech trends we’ve identified. There’s an overwhelming consensus that over the next few years, applied artificial intelligence (AI) will play an ever-increasing role in our everyday lives: from cleaning our homes, to automating some of the work we do.
Just when most South Africans were getting ready to bask in the summer sun after a long and chaotic year, the impending threat of South Africa landing on the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) global greylist is a cloud casting a shadow on our summer break. And rightly so.
In some of our previous articles, we’ve discussed what angel investors should ask before investing. Once an ideal investment opportunity has been identified and it’s been decided to move ahead, a term sheet will be drawn up that lays out the basic terms and conditions for investment.