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SNAPnSAVE gets R14m investment from Kalon Venture Partners, Smollan


SA venture capital company Kalon Venture Partners and retail solutions company the Smollan Group SA have together invested R14-million for a minority stake in SA shopping community SnapnSave. SnapnSave’s app facilitates discounts for shoppers on their favourite products, wherever they shop, just by snapping a photo of their till slip. SnapnSave CEO Mark Bradshaw said in just over 18 months,

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Baltic‘s food delivery leader FOODOUT merges with EDA.UA and expands to Ukraine & Belarus


FOODOUT Group (foodoutgroup.com) – leading mobile and internet food delivery and takeaway startup in Baltics, merges with the largest Ukrainian food delivery startup „EDA.UA“, and joined company is opening operations in Belarus very soon. To execute this transaction Goldfish Fund joined forces with CIG. “We believe that Food delivery and takeaway business is moving to

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Basic Goldfish Fund Investment Rules


We are getting a lot of investment queries that don’t fit our investment strategy, so to save our and your time we decided to openly share our basic rules.  Deals that don’t fit them, get “No” straight away. Stage: We only invest at pre-seed or seed stages (unless we’re following-on in prior investments). Geography &

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Investment Tips.


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How do you get to tell the GOLD from the DIRT especially when running your investment? Let’s face it, there are so many investment opportunities that look good at first sight but actually they are potholes that need to be avoided. To help you make the right decision when it comes to investing, We will

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Predictions


“I think there is a world market for maybe five computers.” — Thomas Watson (1874-1956), Chairman of IBM, 1943 “Who the hell wants to hear actors talk?” — H. M. Warner (1881-1958), founder of Warner Brothers, in 1927 “Everything that can be invented has been invented.” — Charles H. Duell, Commissioner, U.S. Office of Patents,

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The Perfect Pitch


What format should you use for the first presentation? This is the template that we developed over several years, and recommend whenever an entrepreneur asks what format to use. The objective of your first meeting is to get to a second meeting. You will start to drill down on one or two points of the

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The Three P’s of Venture Capital


1) People. I have to like you. I have to think we can work together. That you’re smart. Opinionated. Informed. That you listen, ask questions, ask for help. That you have a vision and you’re passionate about what you’re doing and that you can execute. 2) Product. I have to love it. Not like it,

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