Covid-19 had swift impact on angel investing, UNH study finds

NHB Staff, May 21, 2020

Decline in deals will hit seed and startup firms the greatest

Jeffrey Sohl is director of the UNH Center for Venture Research.

All signs indicate that 2020 is likely to be a challenging time for angel investing and the negative impact could be similar to the post 2000 decline and the 2008-09 recession, according to an analysis by the Center for Venture Research at the University of New Hampshire.

But how lasting the impacts are will likely be determined by a myriad of factors, many of which are beyond the control of the angel investor... READ MORE