Aktif Bank hosts 11. Winter University Winter Summit organized by European Business Angels Network (EBAN) along with TBAA – Business Angels Association Turkey.
Aktif Bank hosts 11. Winter University Winter Summit organized by European Business Angels Network (EBAN) along with TBAA – Business Angels Association Turkey. With the participation of more than 40 speakers on "angel investment" from more than 20 countries, workshops and panels will be realized, at the event to be held between 17 and 18 January.
Aktif Bank “the inventor of new generation banking” is the main sponsor of the Winter Summit of European Business Angels Association (EBAN) organized by the “Winter University” which brings the entrepreneurs and the investors together. As part of the event which will be held between 17 and 18 January, workshops and panels will be organized. World-renowned experts will describe the "Angel Investment" system, in EBAN Winter University to be realized in Turkey for the first time.
Aktif Bank will be the pioneer of Angel Investment in Turkey
Aktif Bank will provide information and financial support for the creation and settlement of "Angel Investment" system. The Bank, taking the first step by hosting the EBAN Winter University summit, will be the leader of the system in Turkey. Aktif Bank is also one of the founding members of Turkey's largest angel investor network, the "Links Angel BAN", which has been established in recent months.
Driving force of developing countries: Angel Investment
Angel investment is described as a system bringing business ideas suggested by an entrepreneur but could not been realized due to lack of funding, and financial resources required to implement those ideas together. The system is mutually beneficial for both the investor and the entrepreneur and it takes its place as a driving force for the economies especially of the developing countries, by creating new products, services and businesses.
Angel investment emerging as a large investment area especially in the United States and the European Union countries indicates a size of $20 billion approximately for the economies in question, according to the data of 2011. In Turkey, 75% tax exemption will provide an advantage for angel investors for a "successful rise" which constitutes an important part of angel investment ecosystem.