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New Angel Investee Program Available


Mar 13, 2018

 

Apply for the Angel Investee Program Today

RBC and NACO are excited to launch the Angel Investee Program, a business banking package that features access to credit, access to professional advice and services, and access to RBC advisors.

Early-stage companies that have secured capital from an Angel investor in good standing with NACO may be eligible for an RBC Visa Business Platinum Avion facility of up to $50,000, along with other products and services.

“RBC believes the future of Canada’s economic prosperity depends on our ability to commercialize ground breaking ideas, which is why we’re proud to work with NACO to support our country's early stage tech companies,” said Greg Grice, executive VP of business financial services at RBC.

*Eligible startups must be Angel-backed by a NACO member in good standing, and have received minimum equity financing of $125,000 from a NACO member Angel investor within the past two years.

Learn more about the RBC Angel Investee Program at  Learn more about the program

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City of Ajax

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Manager, Community Relations and Articulation, Trent University Durham GTA

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