Promoting Informal Venture Capital: Some Preliminary Considerations

  • Annareetta Lumme
  • Colin Mason
  • Markku Suomi


This section is concerned with ways in which informal venture capital can be encouraged. However, it is appropriate to consider two preliminary issues at the outset. First, is the promotion of informal venture capital justified? Second, if it is then we must consider whether there are appropriate means available to encourage its development.


Venture Capital Investment Opportunity Equity Investment Preliminary Consideration Business Angel 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Annareetta Lumme
    • 1
  • Colin Mason
    • 2
  • Markku Suomi
    • 3
  1. 1.Kera Ltd.UK
  2. 2.University of SouthamptonUK
  3. 3.Helsinki University of TechnologyFinland

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