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5 Tips for Founders Looking for Start-up Capital

“The moment you put money in, it changes from paint balling to live fire,” said Danny Moore of investing in a start up. Principal of Lough Shore Investments (@loughshore), Moore is a former entrepreneur who sold Wombat Financial Software for $200 million to NYSE Euronext in 2008. Now a venture capitalist in Northern Ireland, Moore’s…

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4 Tips for Entrepreneurs Looking for Angel Investment

Although the venture capital industry is now well developed in Ireland, angel (or sophisticated) investing is still playing catch up. But companies like Xcell Partners are helping to organize investors and to locate investment opportunities for them, according to Eva Kelleher, who handles the Republic of Ireland operations for the investment group. Kelleher was speaking…