Tagged: propel(x)

Ahead of the Curve: Opportunities that Deliver Extraordinary Returns for Investors

Imagine if the going rate for your iPad 2 was $100 trillion. Apart from costing five times the GDP of the United States, such a device would be almost impossible to manufacture in a sustainable manner. In the 1940s, however, the technology needed to power… Read More

Propel(x) Announces Formation of the Propel(x) Industry Council

Propel(x) announced on Thursday the formation of its Propel(x) Industry Council. According to the online angel investment platform, the new council consists of a group of industry thought leaders and influencers who will provide support and guidance for early and growth-stage science and technology startups. Members… Read More

Propel(x) Announcement: $5.3 Million Raised For Deep Technology & Science Startups Through Platform in 2016

Online angel investment platform Propel(x) announced on Wednesday its platform hit a significant growth milestone in 2016 by helping to secure $5.3 million for deep technology and science startups. Sharing details about the milestone, Swati Chaturvedi, CEO and Co-Founder of Propel(x), stated: “2016 was a successful year in connecting… Read More

CEO & Co-Founder of Propel(x) Named Winner of World Technology Award in Finance Category

Online angel investment platform Propel(x) announced on Tuesday CEO and co-founder, Swati Chaturvedi, was presented the 2016 World Technology Award (WTN) in the “Finance” category. According to Propel(x), the 2016 World Technology Awards winners were some of the most influential and impactful innovators in science… Read More

Urban By Silverlabs Seeks $520,000 in Growth Funding Through Propel(x)

Earlier this month, online angel investment platform Propel(x) announced Silverlabs, Inc., a company that is reimagining social interactions and interfaces on mobile devices for Social 3.0, is seeking to raise $520,000 in growth funding for its Urban app. According to the company, Urban by Silverlabs… Read More

G-Tech Medical Seeks $1.5M in Growth Capital on Investment Platform Propel(x)

Propel(x) announced earlier this week G-Tech Medical Inc., a company with patented technology that has transformed the way physicians assess and treat a variety of gastrointestinal ailments, is seeking to raise $1.5 million in growth capital through its Title II (Reg D 506c) offer on the online angel investment… Read More

Aromyx Seeks $3.6 Million on Propel(X) to Digitize Taste & Smell

Aromyx has created technology that “digitizes taste and scent” allowing companies / researchers the ability to see what their products do to their customers and thus be able to more effectively design effective products. While there are other competitors in the market, Aromyx and their… Read More

Propel(x) Partners with Breakout Labs on Angel Investment Channel

Propel(x), an online angel investment platform for science and tech startups, has announced the launch of the Propel(x) Channel program.  The platform also revealed its first channel partner, Breakout Labs, a seed-stage fund for science startups that operates out of the Thiel Foundation. Breakout Labs conducts… Read More

Propel(x) Says Title III Retail Crowdfunding is Not for Them

Propel(x), an online investment crowdfunding marketplace for accredited investors, has decided to pass on Title III retail crowdfunding.  The decision to do so lines up with the other Title II platforms that have already said “no thanks.” In an email to Crowdfund Insider, Propel(x) CEO… Read More

Survey: Top Reasons Angels Invest? Management Team, Followed by ROI

A new survey published today provides evidence that Angel investors are “not just in it for the money.” Propel(x), a San Francisco-based online investment platform, collaborated with Peter Thiel’s Breakout Labs, MIT Alumni Angels of Northern California and Innovation Node Los Angeles (part of the… Read More

Propel(X) Raised $3.6 Million for Tech Startups in 2015

Propel(x), an angel crowdfunding platform that helps individuals source promising technology startups, has announced that during 2015 it helped raise over $3.6 million dollars for early stage companies.  According to information provided by the company, Propel(x) helped to fund 14 different deals at an average… Read More

With Propel(x) LLCs, Propel(x) Lowers Angel Investment Threshold, Allowing Investors To Diversify Portfolio & Streamline Portfolio Management

  Propel(x), a platform for investing in deep technology startups, is making it easier for angel investors to participate in a wide range of deep technology investments with the introduction of Propel(x) LLCs, lowering the initial threshold from a typical minimum angel investment of $25,000, to as… Read More

Advice: Conducting Diligence to Mitigate Risk for Deep Technology Startups

As more investors start to look to equity crowdfunding, to get beyond the typical mobile app startup, it’s important to see what’s going on in deep technology. We define deep technology as companies founded on a scientific discovery or meaningful technological innovation. Deep technology startups… Read More

Streamlining Diligence Process, Propel(x) Debuts New Crowdsourced Diligence Insights Tool

Investing in complex technology startups can be cause for a deep breath, but Propel(x) is helping demystify investing in these startups with the debut of its crowdsourced Diligence Insights capability, according to a recent press release. Propel(x) connects deep technology startups with angel investors and… Read More

Connecting Deep Technology Startups With Angel Investors, Platform Propel(x) Receives $1.5 M In Seed Financing

lis     Among the infinite possibilities for online investing–from mobile apps, to clean energy, to an overseas prince who wants to make you fantastically rich, deep technology startups–defined as those founded on a true technological innovation or scientific discovery–are not among the top five. It’s… Read More