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Flyover States Alert: Tech Coast Angels ACE Fund II Realizes 400% IRR with OK Investment

Tech Coast Angels’ (TCA) ACE Fund II has announced a highly successful exit that was described as unique in three ways: the time to exit was very short (two years) the exit had a very high return (7.8x) the company was based in the heart… Read More

Good Microbes: Tech Coast Angels & MatriSys Bio Complete $1.5M Financing Round

Tech Coast Angels (TCA) and  (MatriSys Bio) today announced the completion of their $1.5 million convertible note financing round.  This round of funding will be used to support and accelerate clinical trials for atopic dermatitis and continue preclinical work to support MatriSys’ growing pipeline of live biologic… Read More

Tech Coast Angels Leads $2M Funding of Echo Labs

Echo Laboratories, a startup microscope maker, has closed a $2 million funding round led by Tech Coast Angels (TCA). The round was completed in less than two months and was said to be the Angel network’s largest funding round for the year.  Tech Coast Angels… Read More

Tech Coast Angels MIT / Harvard Report: Angel Returns Superior to VCs

Tech Coast Angels has enlisted the assistance of Josh Lerner from the Harvard Business School and Antoinette Schoar from MIT to research angel investing and the overall impact on the companies they fund.  The report (embedded below) indicates that angel networks have a demonstrably positive… Read More