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Online Venture Capital Database Helps Angel Investors

MENLO PARK, CA, January 10, 2007 -- Angel investor Don Jones has invested in many technology companies, but could never find an affordable and easy way to research and evaluate venture opportunities. Realizing that other angel investors have a similar need, he has launched, a state-of-the-art online venture capital database service that alerts its subscribers to breaking venture transactions in the U.S. and Israel.

“VentureDeal provides comprehensive venture intelligence tools at an affordable price to angel investors, technology companies, service firms and financial news editors,” says Jones (who is also a member of the legendary angel group Band of Angels), from his Silicon Valley office. “Subscribers receive transaction information about companies that are getting funded and acquired, along with information about who is involved - right down to the individual venture partner and company CEO. For $19 a month, there’s nothing else like it.”

The database is updated daily with venture-backed transactions in the United States and Israel (the second busiest country for venture activity in number of transactions). With thousands of transactions dating back to January 1, 2003, as well as thousands of companies, active venture investors and individual contacts, it has powerful and intuitive searching capabilities. It also provides subscribers with a flexible and easy- to-use due diligence module for staying organized while evaluating potential venture investments.

Angel investors can use VentureDeal to research potential competitors of companies they are considering investing in. They can also review M&A transactions to determine possible exit valuations. Automatic email alerts help them stay on top of the latest transactions in specific industries or regions. has subscribers such as angel investors and venture capital firms wanting real-time transaction knowledge, law firms with emerging company practices, international financial firms that serve the venture and technology industries, and technology companies using the site during their funding search process.

With a free 14 day trial and a monthly subscription rate of only $19, VentureDeal offers the best value for detailed, breaking venture capital intelligence. Individual and multi- user corporate accounts are available.

For a free trial of VentureDeal, or to get more information visit

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