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HALO Report includes positive news for female-led companies

The Angel Resource Institute’s latest HALO Report: 2017 had some good news for female-owned companies. The report found that 25.7 percent of all angel capital group deals in 2017 went to a founding team with at least one female founder, up from 17.0 percent in 2016. It also revealed a sizable increase in the number of deals made for companies that included at least one minority female founder – 5.5 percent in 2017 compared to just 1.0 percent in 2016. The State Science and Technology Institute published a good summary that also includes a link to the report.


Tom Ballard

By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer,
Pershing Yoakley & Associates. P.C.

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