Chancellor under pressure to rethink angel investor thresholds

Government’s plan to raise income threshold criticised

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Chancellor under pressure to rethink angel investor thresholds

UK Chancellor Jeremy Hunt is facing calls to reconsider changes to angel investor thresholds amid concerns that the policy shift will disproportionately impact female and underrepresented founders.

The government's plan to raise the income threshold for defining high-net-worth individuals from £100,000 to £170,000 has triggered criticism from various groups, including the Startup Coalition an...

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