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WBAF’s first Africa office opens in Tanzania

As announced by the World Business angel Investment Forum, WBAF’s first Africa office will open in Dar Es Salaam, the capital of Tanzania. The...

WBAF cooperates with OECD countries looking to develop innovative financial instruments...

Over the last two decades, the world has experienced a ‘startup revolution’, and over the last decade, OECD countries have successfully developed an ecosystem...

EBAN’s Top Awards 2018:  The Best Individual in Europe Award Goes...

Baybars Altuntas, Chairman of the World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF), has been named Europe's ‘Best Individual in Europe Globally Engaging with the Early-Stage...

Regional Development Agencies of Turkey launched an angel investment network after...

A QBAC+ Closed Group Training recently took place in the Southeast Anatolian region in Turkey. Three of Turkey’s 26 regional development agencies are in...

Banks, BANs and Startup funding

A look at how banks are creating more liquidity for start-ups by partnering with business angel networks. Unpacking the role of banks in the global...

President Trump Chooses India

India’s first Global Entrepreneurship  Summit sets the  scene for movers and shakers in 2018. November 2017 saw the first Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) hosted by the...

Redefining Public and Private Partnerships

Funding entrepreneur driven innovation is an imperative for economic growth. Bringing the public and private sectors together to improve early stage funding options is critical for...

World Congress of Angel Investors – WBAF 2019 Full Agenda Announced!

An affiliated partner of the G20 Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion (GPFI), the World Business Angels Investment Forum is bringing together key players of...

Sweating Over Small Business

Matthew Gamser talks about the growing capacity of the finance industry to finance SMEs, and the role that the G20 SME Finance Forum is...

Understanding the African Opportunity

‘Africa’ and ‘opportunity’ are increasingly synonymous terms. ABAN President, Tomi Davies outlines the African opportunity, and offers some pro-tips for Angel Investing in Africa.   TOMI...