Background Note | HBS Case Collection | January 1998 (Revised September 2001)

A Note on Angel Financing

by Paul A. Gompers

Abstract

Discusses the economics of the private equity market and recent efforts by the U.S. Small Business Administration to promote greater angel financing.

Keywords: Financial Markets; Government and Politics; Financing and Loans; Financial Services Industry; United States;

Citation:

Gompers, Paul A. "A Note on Angel Financing." Harvard Business School Background Note 298-083, January 1998. (Revised September 2001.)