There are many e-news sites to choose from but many have a very broad focus or are US based, the UK has a few worth keeping up to date with for those of you looking for funding:

Angels News, The Chilli and Growth Business are my favourites.

Angels News:

It pays to keep up to date on the angel scene and Angel News is an excellent resource both for news and articles.

Put together by Modwenna Rees-Mogg who has worked in the angel industry for a number of years and continues to work with a number of angel groups and is a great supporter of angels and entrepreneurs.

AngelNews is a FREE focused service for all companies that have been funded by business angels or venture capitalists.

How you can use AngelNews

  • Monitor your portfolio and your fantasy portfolio
  • Use our free email alerts service to get on the spot news
  • Use our keyword search facility to check out our archive

Sign up for your free copy here:

http://www.angelnews.co.uk/user/register.asp

The site has a useful articles section called Flightplan that is a series we launched in May 2006 answering all the questions entrepreneurs ask, from the perspective of a wide range of experts.

http://www.angelnews.co.uk/flightplan.asp

They also have another useful articles section called WingTips. Each WingTip is a short article on a topical subject useful to AngelNews readers. Please feel free to read the articles online, download them and pass them onto your friends and associates who might also find them interesting. Here is the archive Wing Tips articles.

http://www.angelnews.co.uk/wingtips.asp

The Chilli:

The chilli has broad high-tech. news and articles. A good place to stop by for an update across a number of areas. not just fund raising.

The Chilli is a media platform targeted at entrepreneurs, investors and advisers in the high-tech and media sectors across Europe, acting as an advocate for startups and helping to remove the barriers to their success. Founded by industry insiders experienced in angel investing, due diligence, executive management, The Chilli is the channel to put expertise, knowledge and practical advice into the public domain. Its mission is to be the vital ingredient in an entrepreneur’s recipe for success, providing:

  • Practical advice about creating, and sustaining businesses
  • Sharp analysis on new technologies and markets
  • Profile of startups & entrepreneurs

Sign up for their e-news here: http://www.thechilli.com/register.asp

Growth Business:

This site is run by the very professional Vitesse Media and you can tell. The site is well designed and the content is great. It has a funding focus along with very useful articles. I particularly like it because of it’s connection with the London Business School and the weight of their research and connections enhances the content.

Sign up for their e-news here: http://www.growthbusiness.co.uk/registration/register.php